Quote Originally Posted by Degroto View Post
Leica was good for standardization. Kodak liberated us from studio and tripod with their small boxcamera with a roll of film that could take 100 photo's.
I've also found 35mm cameras from Denmark and Italy as early as 1905.


Sure, the kodak boxcamera liberated from tripod, but IMHO Leica impact for professional photographers cannot be overlooked as the main drive for new trend.