Anybody can be a great photographer if they have a sound understanding of what makes an artist.
The four most important foundations of all art are...
- The Idea
- The Execution of the Idea
- How you curate your work
- How you present your work
The competence of your art should never be questioned if you have a sound understanding of these four concepts.
Here is a graph showing the foundations of art in the context of photography. Most important concepts are at the bottom, less important considerations are at the top.