who knows.. fine art photographers might be able to sell their art like some painters did. 30k a piece of art that many might not understand.
Here's my view.
Having a deep pocket means you don't have to work thus having a lot of time to practice photography. One can also hire a really good photographer as his/her mentor.
I shan't talk about equipment since it's a really over-discussed topic.
Lets minimize some variables.
What do you expect comparing two photographers having the same skills and talent but one having more resources than the other?
Although sometimes, challenges and limitations brings out creativity of a person
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