Up in the air..
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Commendations on asking the question. Most people are afraid of asking a question like this as they don't want to take the chance of looking like a rube. But this is a complex question that I've never been able to answer.
My flip answer is that if you have an MFA degree, any picture you create is "fine art." If you don't have the MFA, nothing you create is "fine art." Frankly, my experience so far suggests that's as good an answer as any. My sincere answer is that I have no damn idea.
If you're interested in linkage between genuine visual Art and photography, this video by Adam Marelli is a great fundamental beginning. I looked for something like this for years:
Bridging the Gap: Classical Art Designed for Photographers