https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/vasco_featured2.png 316 451 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2013-09-19 06:15:162016-07-27 22:59:42”Virtual Poster” tomorrow’s format?
Vasco Elbrecht from Ruhr-Universität Bochum has created a ”Virtual Poster” format which combines “Richard Attenborough commentary” with animated illustrations.
https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/typeispower.png 647 852 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2013-09-16 11:48:402016-07-27 23:01:00”Type is Power!” – great animated summary
Ben Barrett-Forrest, graphic designer ”for forward thinkers” , has made a great YouTube video about the history of typography.
https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/useless_featured.png 806 851 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2013-08-13 14:10:102016-07-27 23:06:53Poor infographics adds to the communication noise
Although I am normally an advocate of telling how to do things, rather than telling how not to do them, I must recommend this slideshow from The Guardian’s Data Blog: 16 useless infographics.
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Maps showing statistical data can be very useful when we want to understand the world and the geographical distribution of stuff. They are often used in research fields like epidemiology, economics and sociology.