What is a 'Pro' Photographer, really?

Started Feb 20, 2014 | Discussions thread
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Rservello Senior Member • Posts: 1,157
Re: What is a 'Pro' Photographer, really?

OceanFroggie wrote:

A person whose primary income is earned from taking photographs.

Ie. is engaged in a "profession"

It has nothing to do with skill level, although one would assume most "pros" have good skills. Highly skilled and talented amateur/entusiasts are not pros.

And not all highly paid pros are skilled. **ahem, Terry Richardson**

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