The word " amateur " usually has a bad connotation when you're describing people you work with. You may have heard someone angrily utter phrases like "Oh that's such an amateur move! But if you take a look at the etymology of the word, you'll find it actually has a positive meaning. The French word "amateur" is someone who has a "love of" or "taste for" something. Perhaps your favorite hobby is photography.
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