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Britt Griswold <[log in to unmask]>
Fri, 22 Aug 2008 13:16:10 -0400
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That is definitely the way to look at it. Problem solving is its own kind of creativity.

Clara Richardson wrote:
> I tend to agree with Britt on this completely. I'll add only that, I did 
> a couple of these over the weekend as part of my regular job and, once I 
> (having been coached to do so) just sat down to it, I enjoyed using my 
> design sense to figure out how to get rid of the extraneous, and my 
> creativity to make Adobe do the work for me. The scientist was thrilled 
> to have her data look so crisp. Not that I would want too much of this 
> but, sprinkled in, it can be a simple exercise in problem-solving that 
> you get paid for.
> -Clara