Quote Originally Posted by Ken Nadvornick View Post
Hmm... I think I see the problem here... If I hold a photographic negative, or anything else real for that matter, in my hand and say to you that it exists, and you simply choose to ignore its demonstrable physical presence and claim it does not exist when in fact I am holding it up right in front of you, then all further discussion regarding the finer points and implications of that existence becomes moot.
What a lovely strawman you demolished. I do not deny physical existence. You confuse the concept of "physical existence" with "natural".

Quote Originally Posted by Maris View Post
digital cameras do not make photographs; pictures, yes, but the pictures are not photographs.
Quote Originally Posted by Ken Nadvornick View Post
(And I'm still going with 'Maris' on this...)
Quote Originally Posted by Ken Nadvornick View Post
Both approaches to photography are valid.
When you make up your mind you can post again.