He was the first artist for Marvel Comics' Spider-Man and his tenure is still the most influential creative period for the character which saw the creation of most of the classic supporting characters like J. Jonah Jameson and Aunt May, and villians like Dr. Octopus and the Green Goblin.
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In the late 1990s, Marvel Comics began looking at developing existing works of literature as graphic novels. Ditko was asked to illustrate a graphic novel of Ayn Rand
's novel Atlas Shrugged. Ditko declined, stating that he did not want his interpretation of the appearance of the characters to overshadow the readers' imaginations.