My biggest inspiration for creativity and business practices in photography is Chase Jarvis. He speaks for himself. My words won’t do him justice. He published a book last year titled “The Best Camera is the One that is With You” and that is totally true.
Check out this video from fstoppers.com. The fussing and moaning that your camera isn’t the best and pics are always poor quality is as much bologna as Oscar Meyer. No excuses photogs.