Term often misused to describe a "Camera
Photographer should define to individuals using cameras
who are dedicated, show some level of skill, talent, or expertise, and usually persist in taking pictures for extended periods of their life.
Buy a piano
you aren't automatically a pianist
Buy a plane and you aren't automatically a pilot
Buy a camera
and you're a photographer.
Look I just got this camera at a garage sale, say cheese
, I'll be your photographer.
Dude, you're just a camera owner... take the lens cap off... you've got a long way to go before you're a real photographer.