Eastman Kodak Company
Kodak Unveils Easy Ways to Capture and Share This Summer’s Family Reunions
KODAK Plus Digital Products Help Connect Friends and Family With Digital Pictures Even For Those Without a Digital Camera
Rochester, N.Y., August 12 -- Family reunions are an important part of American society with more than 200,000 taking place every year and more reunions in August than any other month of the year, according to MyFamily.com. Today, Eastman Kodak Company reveals simple, new ways to integrate photography into this summer’s family reunions with KODAK Plus Digital products to help friends and family stay connected with pictures.
“Taking pictures is an important part of family reunions because it enables people to preserve and share their memories,” said Mike Clay, Capture General Manager, Eastman Kodak Company. “With KODAK Plus Digital film and one-time-use cameras, we are making it even easier for consumers to share their memories through traditional pictures and digital images for e-mail.”
Planning A Family Reunion
Empowering consumers to share their unique family stories is important when it comes to planning a successful family reunion. To make this summer’s family reunions a success, Kodak worked with MyFamily.com to identify the following tips:
“MyFamily.com has given millions of people the ability to keep in touch with friends and family since 1999,” said Craig Sherman, chief operating officer, MyFamily.com. “We have heard consistently from our users that sharing photos is one of the best ways to relive family memories and stay connected even when miles apart.”
KODAK Plus Digital Products Makes Capturing and Sharing Easy
The desire to share images easily with friends and family is notably one of the top benefits of digital photography. KODAK Plus Digital film and one-time-use cameras provide an easy and
inexpensive way to get digital pictures without a digital camera. With KODAK Plus Digital film and one-time-use cameras, families now have a solution for making summer gatherings even more memorable.
Once the film is developed using KODAK PERFECT TOUCH processing, consumers will receive high-quality traditional photos and digital images on a KODAK Picture CD – perfect for sharing with family and friends. Consumers can then upload those images to Ofoto to create online albums or personalized Photo Books – high-quality, hardbound books that feature people’s personalized photographs and captions.
Suggested retail price for KODAK Plus Digital one-time-use cameras range from $9.99-$14.99 (which includes the cost of the KODAK Picture CD). KODAK Plus Digital film ranges from $5.99 for a single roll and $9.99 for a two-pack, and includes the cost of the KODAK Picture CD. KODAK Plus Digital products are available at retailers of KODAK products nationwide.(KODAK and PERFECT TOUCH are trademarks of Eastman Kodak Company.)