Other formats and sizes were available, though anything beyond 35mm film was developed and printed "off-site", generally requiring 10 business days. Ritz Camera announced that it was closing 300 of its 700 locations and selling off some million in retail inventory as part of a court-supervised bankruptcy reorganization, according to TWICE Magazine, a trade publication that covers the electronics retail industry.
Store closing sales began on April 4, 2009, and continued until all inventory and fixturing was liquidated.
Cronin currently acts as the point person on many of Tiger’s equity and fee transactions and manages our national disposition and field due diligence teams.
Additionally, he heads the financial modeling teams charged with the creation of liquidation bid proformas.
I live in a rather big metro area – 4 million people call it home – but with Wolf going out of business in a matter of days, we’ll be down to one single walk-in, full service camera store for the whole area. My father in law gave me his old Canon A1 (pristine) as well as battered Canon FT, with an incredible 55mm f:1.2 lens.
As for Kodak, they announced a few weeks ago that they were planning on selling their consumer film business. The city used to rule the Eastern Mediterranean world but today it has lost all of its influence and most of its inhabitants. But it still lives and keeps on inspiring writers, musicians and all other sorts of artists. As strange as it may sound I had never owned – or even used – a Canon SLR before.
The weather in Venice was absolutely splendid, except for a few days of rain and fog at the end of our stay.
After heading back home, I was immediately absorbed by the daily routine, and forgot about the rolls of film from Venice.
A few week-ends ago, I finally cleaned my desk and found the unprocessed film cartridges.
In the ten years prior to joining Tiger, he was a Senior Financial Analyst at two competing liquidation/appraisal practices.
He holds a BS in Management from Providence College and received his MBA from the F. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College.