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    Sometimes I wonder it's even worth discussing ...

    I shoot both analog and digital, but when I say a blog post claiming that the end of Kodachrome marked the end of film as we know it.

    http://www.pixiq.com/article/the-las...-of-kodachrome

    I had to jump in and comment. Both in that post and a follow-up

    http://www.pixiq.com/article/why-do-...#comment-37830

    I was amazed at the level of absolutist, dare I say fundamentalist thinking going on. I wonder if it is even worth having the discussion at this point.... :-(

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    It's NOT worth discussing. We use film, they don't. Someone declaring film dead doesn't change anything and neither as arguing with them.
    Develop, stop, fix.... wait.... where's my film?

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    Can't see the point of the discussion, we use film, they don't, some use film and digital, I use film both for my own photography and for work, but I would not say one was better than the other, I just like film and the darkroom process, and I work in black and white, my customers are happy,I'm happy, end of discussion as far as I am concerned,Richard

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    I agree. It's not worth discussing past a few comments as you will never get them to change their views.

    It's worth re-posting here, the link to the article which you referenced in one of your replies though: http://robertbenson.com/blog/2009/12...till-use-film/


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    Is this true? A complete agreement on APUG forum? No... it can't be...
    Develop, stop, fix.... wait.... where's my film?

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    Quote Originally Posted by tkamiya View Post
    Is this true? A complete agreement on APUG forum? No... it can't be...
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    The sad thing is, that what ended it for me was the original poster dismissed what the photog's were saying in that article as mere "emotional reactions"

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    Give it 5 minutes ..... :-)

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    No, it's not worth discussing.



 

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