Insightful #dataviz talk from Andy Kirk.
A fun lecture from legendary information designer, Nigel Holmes. Places and Spaces: Humor in Visualization and Infographics, Nigel Homes from UM School of Architecture on Vimeo.
The 2014 Major League Baseball playoffs are in full swing. Baseball, and sports in general, are a great for data visualizations and infographics since there is such an abundance of data easily available. Back in May I posted about a baseball visualization experiment to visualize the “line” on the starting pitchers for the 2014 Oakland […]
Inspired by the compelling visuals from the Accurat team, I’m toying around with a new information design to visually represent pitching statistics for a baseball team’s starting pitcher rotation. For those not familiar with baseball, each Major League Baseball team has a “rotation” of 5 starting pitchers that start baseball games. The first pitcher in […]
There’s been a debate in the visualization community for decades between those who favor a rational, scientific approach to the profession, emphasizing functionality, and those who consider themselves “artists,” placing emphasis on emotion and aesthetics. I’ve followed this debate for years now and have always thought it would be a good idea to document the […]
Malofiej 21, the annual infographic summit in Pamplona Spain, is just a few weeks away. The Society of News Designs sponsors the annual, international competition for print and online information graphics – named for Argentinian infographer Alejandro Malofiej. The Malofiej competition has more than a dozen categories and attracts entries from around the world. Each […]
JESS3 is a creative agency that specializes in data visualization. Originally presented at JESS3’s UX Week 2012 Infographic Workshop, this presentation shows how we have been telling complex stories through simple visuals for ages. A Brief History of Information Design and Visual Storytelling from JESS3
I’ve been interested in visually representing characters and plots in books, TV series and movies for years. I’ve got several projects in work in various stages, but I hadn’t ever collected examples I’ve found into one place. Until now. Here’s a very small list of examples of how others have chosen to visually represent characters […]