The paranormal world can be exciting and extremely exhilarating. However, as a beginning ghost hunter, it is important to understand you are in this field for the right reasons. You should not become a paranormal investigator if you are expecting excitement all of the time, are looking for a quick thrill or in it for the money. These are all the wrong reasons to start exploring this field. If you are not looking for any of these, I would like to welcome you to the world of the paranormal.
If you are just starting out, chances are your mind is going a hundred miles an hour and is filled with tons of questions you are trying to find answers to. That is what we are here for, right? To find answers. You may also be thinking about the many different ideas you have and ways you plan to conduct a paranormal investigation. That is great! Write all of those down, they will come in handy one day.
If you have not already done so, find a local paranormal group to join. Try to find one that is well respected and well established in the field and in your area. This will give you more opportunities to go on an investigation and to learn from the experts. You can find local paranormal groups by doing a quick Google search for your city and state.
Joining a group also means that you do not have to shell out a ton of money for equipment. They already have it all. You can test the waters and see if this is truly something you would like to do before investing a lot of time and money into it.
Once you have experience and become a valued member of the paranormal group, you will be able to present your ideas and tips to use during an investigation. Plus, with your newly acquired experience, you will realize if your ideas will truly work and if not, how to tweak them so they will.
The world of the paranormal is an exciting field and if you are interested in finding answers or helping others I would truly recommend it.