Originality in Web Design

Kyle Meyer at Astheria ask an important question about Originality in Web Design.

What print design seems to have an advantage in is that it is a physical medium, using different materials lead to interesting textures, lighting plays a factor, etc. But what’s to say that we can’t grab a scanner or digital camera and work these things into the digital medium?”

It’s a very interesting article offering some insight into the way he works and what triggered him to ask the question. It’s made me think a lot as well, not just about web design but also about my print design too. It’s an inspiring post, and a prime example of why he is in my feeds.