"So, if eternal life and perpetual accessibility are your requirements, use film."

Read more: http://www.theage.com.au/digital-lif...#ixzz2AurcQ3W2

How unique.

God only knows how many family images that my wife and I have lost to the vagaries of digital hiccups. More than I care to count. But all the negatives from all the film I have ever shot are still available, and can still be read. Of course, most of what we have shot over the past several years, digital and film, may be best lost to time and memory, I don't know. However, I know which of the two has the best odds of being around in 20 years in my house.