Gallery: Kodachrome Is Dead, Long Live Kodachrome

The very last roll of Kodachrome film will be delivered today in Parsons, Kansas. Kodak has slowly phased out the materials needed to make and develop the film. Only a single operation in the world — Dwayne’s Photo in Parsons — had continued to develop Kodachrome. First introduced in 1935, the death of the film stock has generated an outpouring of emotion from several generations of photographers, for whom the…

Wanted: Young readers to build book buzz

“We love to hear what kids think of our books, and this is a great way to see what they’re reacting to,” said Suzanne Murphy, vice president and publisher at Disney Book Group, one of two dozen publishing houses that send advance copies to the young Bethesda readers. The Bethesda group is one of 16 across the nation that belong to a galley review program started by the Young Adult…