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[NYT] For Kodachrome Fans, Road Ends at Photo Lab in Kansas

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Posting this here because it doesn't fit with the rest of the news posts, and well it seems more appropriate to past an article about the end of Kodachrome in the photography section.

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PARSONS, Kan. — An unlikely pilgrimage is under way to Dwayne’s Photo, a small family business that has through luck and persistence become the last processor in the world of Kodachrome, the first successful color film and still the most beloved.

That celebrated 75-year run from mainstream to niche photography is scheduled to come to an end on Thursday when the last processing machine is shut down here to be sold for scrap.
Very interesting read, and it's rather sad.
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RIP Kodachrome!

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Haha, I've probably shot 30 rolls of this stuff with my father. He bought 120+ rolls when production was stopped.
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wow sad news when a film stock is put to rest
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My dad almost teared-up when he found out they were stopping production of Kodachrome last year
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