Originally Posted by GooG
You will really appreciate photography after you take this class. Developing your own film is something every photographer should do. The fact that you can see a picture on a screen after you shoot makes you pay much closer attention to what your doing. You can get something that isn't expensive and still take good shots, lens is what I would pay attention to. It's not what you have (to an extent) its knowing how to use what you have. Good luck.
I took my first film class last semester and it completely changed my look on film and photography in general