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George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film combines the world’s leading collections of photography and motion pictures with the National Historic Landmark mansion and gardens of Kodak founder George Eastman. Eastman is heralded as the father of popular photography and motion picture film.

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Current Press Releases (All Press Releases)

»Eastman Young Professionals Circle Announces Spring Networking Events

Rochester, N.Y., April 7, 2014—The Eastman Young Professionals (EYP) Circle will host two events this month that are open to all Rochester area young professionals. A networking breakfast with Hart's Local Grocers will be held on April 11, at the George Eastman House Curtis Theatre, and dinner at Salena's Mexican Restaurant followed by a showing of Punch Drunk Love in the Dryden Theatre is set for April 24. 

»George Eastman House presents the 2014 Light & Motion Gala

Rochester, N.Y., March 26, 2014—George Eastman House will host its second Light & Motion Gala in New York City on Monday, May 5. The event, which highlights the museum’s work in photograph and film preservation and restoration, will pay tribute to the accomplishments of emerging and established artists in the fields of motion pictures and photography. 

»George Eastman House announces spring dates for popular ‘Wish You Were Here’ lecture series

Rochester, N.Y., March 14, 2014—George Eastman House today announced the spring lineup for its Wish You Were Here travel photography lecture series. Featured speakers are prominent photographer and RIT graduate Jeffrey Wolin, and author, journalist, and photographer Peter Guttman, and his teenage son, photographer Chase Guttman


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The House, Gardens & George Eastman

The restored Conservatory of
George Eastman House.

The Townson Terrace Garden of
George Eastman House.

The Rock Garden at George Eastman House.

A young visitor to George Eastman
House enjoys pre-cinematic toys
in the Discovery Room.

George Eastman, left, and
Thomas Edison introduce color
motion pictures to the world
from the Eastman estate in 1928.

George Eastman

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