By Julie Steele,Noah Iliinsky

ISBN-10: 1449379869

ISBN-13: 9781449379865

Visualization is the photo presentation of information -- portrayals intended to bare complicated details at a look. reflect on the typical map of the hot York urban subway process, or a diagram of the human mind. winning visualizations are attractive not just for his or her aesthetic layout, but in addition for stylish layers of element that successfully generate perception and new understanding.

This publication examines the equipment of 2 dozen visualization specialists who method their tasks from various views -- as artists, designers, commentators, scientists, analysts, statisticians, and extra. jointly they exhibit how visualization may help us make feel of the world.

  • Explore the significance of storytelling with an easy visualization exercise
  • Learn how colour conveys details that our brains realize sooner than we are absolutely conscious of it
  • Discover how the books we purchase and the folk we go together with exhibit clues to our deeper selves
  • Recognize a mode to the insanity of air shuttle with a visualization of civilian air traffic
  • Find out how researchers examine unknown phenomena, from preliminary sketches to released papers

Contributors include:

Nick Bilton,Michael E. Driscoll,Jonathan Feinberg,Danyel Fisher,Jessica Hagy,Gregor Hochmuth,Todd Holloway,Noah Iliinsky,Eddie Jabbour,Valdean Klump,Aaron Koblin,Robert Kosara,Valdis Krebs,JoAnn Kuchera-Morin et al.,Andrew Odewahn,Adam Perer,Anders Persson,Maximilian Schich,Matthias Shapiro,Julie Steele,Moritz Stefaner,Jer Thorp,Fernanda Viegas,Martin Wattenberg,and Michael Young.

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