Originally Posted by LSeca
Man In Space your pics are amazing, as are a lot of others. This is one of the best threads going right now, can't believe Tokyo started it. For a beginner, how important is the equipment? I see a lot of you posting the camera you used is why I ask.
Whats that supposed to mean? Am I incapable of starting a worthwhile thread? Its because of my mole isn't it. Sob. Seriously, for a beginner (if you are planning to practice, get better, and upgrade later)- buy a 35mm film camera with the following equipment on it. Shutter speed control Aperture control A decent, flexible lens My personal reccomendation is something like the Olympus is-50
(what I started with)