Quote Originally Posted by blansky

The only people using traditional darkrooms and analog equipment will be "fine art" people. God bless them.

The problem is they will have far less product to choose from because the big companies will have dropped most of it by then.

Just a thought, but if in 5 years we are unable to get decent film and paper products, can there be such a thing as "fine art" photography or will the industry "discontinue" the process altogether?
Do you think the "less choices" will just be different or different and low quality?