Quote Originally Posted by seadrive View Post
Michael A. Smith and Paula Chamlee are the only people I'm aware of who make their living from the sale of their prints.
And even so, they do a lot of other business on the side with their Lodima press, selling Lodima paper and archival products, as well as giving work shops. So their revenue is most certainly not prints only.

But that just proves the point. You would have to be Michael Kenna or Alec Soth to be able to make a living off of the photography part of it only.