Yaquina Artwork Affiliation Photographers will have a particular presentation at it its next Zoom assembly set for 7 p.m. on Monday, April 5. “The Kodak Tale Guiding the Enhancement of Electronic Images,” will be offered by Steven Sasson.

Sasson joined Eastman Kodak Business as an electrical engineer in 1973 and started operating in the Kodak Equipment Division used study laboratory. He engaged in a selection of early electronic imaging tasks. Between these was the design and style and building of the initially digital however digital camera and playback procedure in 1975.  

Sasson ongoing to operate all over the 1980s in the emerging discipline of digital images, getting much more than 10 key electronic imaging patents. In 1989, he led the growth of the 1st prototype mega pixel digital electronic camera making use of DCT compression that stored photos to flash memory cards. 

Sasson continued his perform throughout the 1990s by acquiring 1 of the to start with photographic quality thermal printing methods, derivatives of which are even now in use in self-services imaging kiosks around the planet. Before retiring in 2009, he was a litigation project supervisor in the Intellectual Home Transactions group at Kodak.

Sasson has been given various recognitions for his get the job done, which incorporates his 2011 election to the Nationwide Inventors Corridor of Fame, 2009 Economist Magazine Consumer Items Innovation Award and the U.S. Countrywide Medal of Technology and Innovation, which he obtained in 2010 from President Barack Obama.

For a Zoom url and extra details about this presentation, go to the Yaquina Artwork Affiliation Photographers website at www.yaaphotographers.org.