A statement I strongly agree with and follow myself.My answer to this has and will be that I only photograph for myself. I
Plus, no generative AI yet has the look of a 100MP Achromatic file. The level of detail is totally lost on Instagram so most can't compare! Maybe it will, someday. As long as we do photography for ourselves and those who appreciate it, that does not matter.
Making money (with photography) of course, who knows where AI leads.