PopPhoto.com has a great article/specs/pricing for 12 film cameras to consider as digital alternatives. Why buy a film camera when I have a digital already? a. Analog Love. Using film will get you great results but also beautiful mistakes that are non repeatable.
b. Resolution. 35mm film is equivelent to a 22 megapixel digital camera.
c. Cool Factor. These days, with the advent of camera phone photography, everyone is a photographer but nothing says "hey, friend, I'm a real photographer,so step back and let me take that photo," like carrying around a Leica or Hasselblad around.
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