Photography is going backwards!

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PerTulip Senior Member • Posts: 1,295
Re: Photography is going backwards!

mamallama wrote:

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If your negatives are valuable keep them in a fireproof vault that can withstand 24 hours at 1000 degrees. Put the vault in the basement or below the house foundation.

I know. Just making a point that negatives dont "last forever" per se. As with digital, effort is needed.

Moti wrote:

PerTulip wrote:

...if my apartments burns down, due to off-site backups, I will have access to all my digital files. My negatives will be gone forever.....

There is a simple solution. If your negatives are important to you, get yourself a film scanner and digitize them.

moti

Also here, a lot of effort. Just making a point that it's not like "digital is crap, back in the day everything great".

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