It's a Snap!
George Eastman's First Photograph
Publication Date: August 11, 2009
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George realized that not many people could own a camera they were too expensive and the size of today's microwave ovens But how could he make picture-taking easier? Eventually, George created dry plates, and they were such a success that he opened his own dry-plate company in 1881. But this was only the beginning George went on to invent film and the Brownie camera. The rest is history.
Monica Kulling's spunky, playful text is beautifully complemented by the stunning pen-and-ink with watercolor illustrations of artist Bill Slavin. It's a Snap George Eastman's First Photo introduces a new series for Tundra the Great Idea Series a must-have for schools, libraries, and parents alike.
BILL SLAVIN is a celebrated illustrator who lives in Millbrook Ontario. He has illustrated over 40 books for children, including "The Cat Came Back".
“[This] book will entertain and inform readers . . .This is terrific storytelling.”
— School Library Journal
“. . . a great way to introduce children to the wonders of photography.”
— Shutterbug Magazine