Quote Originally Posted by srs5694 View Post
For a beginner, I disagree with this. The conventional wisdom is that it's easier to learn on a single film in a single developer (or maybe two films of different speeds if one shoots in different types of light -- say, ISO 100 for outdoors in bright light and ISO 400 for dimmer light). Switching between films as one is learning makes it harder to learn, since it introduces an extra variable.
perhaps i say this because i learned in a slightly odd fashion, where the process of developing and printing was very controlled and so the only thing i could change was the film.