Client: I want a big image of the director prominently displayed on
the main page of the website, front and center, about this size.
Client sends me an 800×600 image of
the director in a stern, unsmiling pose, staring straight ahead.
Me: I don’t think that’s a good idea. That image is going to
completely dominate the front page and gives a very unsettling “Big Brother”
Client: Big Brother? Who is that?
Me: Erm, it’s a reference from a very famous book about
Client: I don’t know what that means, but I like the term “Big Brother”, it
“family” feel we are trying to portray. Please go ahead and put the image
on the front page. Thanks.