Quote Originally Posted by perkeleellinen View Post
Buy cheap colour film from a local store to practice on. This is your first go with film, no need to buy anything expensive or exotic. Get it developed and check to see the camera is working and that you know how to work it!
I would have to disagree. Most "cheap" films I've come across suffer from color shifts and some come scratched..

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Quote Originally Posted by perkeleellinen View Post
Later, when you're confident, choose one film and stick with it. Learn to develop yourself and have fun!
Again I would have to disagree. You should use different films for different situations as well as using both color and b&w films..