The photographer’s job is to capture. They get a pass on intrusion, as does the scientist on dangerous experimentation.
The maker needs no excuse to have skin in the game but feels free to explore an aura of invisibility that demands to connect the seemingly unconnected.
We do things that make us bolder, including our jobs. We live to be more than proactive, thinking beyond the creative sheath of obviousness.
Should palette beget the pedestal, it’s only because we decided that what we did mattered.