When we design websites or mobile apps, most of us tend to think 2 dimensionally. Everything is up and down – because there is no fold, right? – or or side to side.
But instead of thinking about our designs as as existing on one wide, single plane, I think we should start thinking about more of our designs like this.
Not like a flat, dimensional plane, but like layers and modular pieces that appear and disappear as needed.
It’s critical for designers to begin thinking about their interfaces in a three-dimensional way, because 3D is the future. 3D is the key to whatever comes after interfaces that live on screens – whatever Minority Report, Tony Stark awesomeness that lies just over the horizon. MORE…