What is a 'Pro' Photographer, really?

Started Feb 20, 2014 | Discussions thread
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Aberaeron Senior Member • Posts: 4,508
Re: What is a 'Pro' Photographer, really?

FrancoD wrote:

If you just use the full word ,professional, you then get the definition.

So ,anyone makes a living out of photography, is a "pro".

Nothing to do with personal ability. many amateur photographers can take better photos than some pro but they do it for fun or occasionally for some re numeration but not as a profession.

I can cook but I am not a Chef.

I disagree. It is not necessarily the case that a professional can make enough money from their profession to make a living [wage].

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