Originally Posted by markbarendt
It forgets/rejects though 1000's of years of artistic history and theory. It puts us in handcuffs of sorts.
I don't see it as doing that at all. I see it as asserting that photography is its own art form, not just a way of imitating what came before.
I do use a digital device in my photographic pursuits when necessary.
When someone rags on me for using film, I use a middle digit, upraised.