Did you know that Apple made a digital camera in 1994?

Apple QuickTake
The Apple QuickTake 100 sold for $749 when it appeared in 1994 (Image credit: Gordon Laing (Dino Bytes))

Did you know that one of the first-ever consumer digital camera lines was launched by Apple? Three models existed, known as the Apple QuickTake series of cameras. The Apple QuickTake 100, 150 and 200 were all marketed for around three years before finally being discontinued in 1997. 

It's strange knowing that one of the largest tech companies in the world first dabbled around in the realm of digital photography, and that its original products both lived and died before I was even born. 

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.