Originally Posted by batwister
Self-styled? Do you prefer accidental artists?
You're forgetting the most important part of (good) photography; seeing strong images. Craft doesn't count for ANYTHING, not now, not ever, if the image is shite.
Cartier-Bresson wasn't a craftsman, so by your reasoning, was he not a photographer?
Or an artist?
“The contemplation of things as they are, without error or confusion, without substitution or imposture, is in itself a nobler thing than a whole harvest of invention”