Originally Posted by ic-racer
Inclusion of the negative carrier edge in your print also identifies the print as a projection print made from film.
Since the same effect can be done by photoshopping a digital image I can't see that a filed edge identifies a print made from film.
I personally find that that the ragged edge distracts from the print. Besides the whole effect is rather a dated style concept.
A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.
~Antoine de Saint-Exupery