Olly Moss

Olly is the creative director of Halftone.co, a visualization studio and consultancy in San Francisco. This is the rest of his bio, it can be more than two lines long if he wants.

3 Fitness Apps That Use Visuals and Visualization to Motivate Your Workouts
3 Fitness Apps That Use Visuals and Visualization to Motivate Your Workouts

Armed with their smart phones, consumers now have more visual tools than ever to help them achieve their fitness goals. ... keep reading
The Proof Is in the Process
The Proof Is in the Process

Chuck Close employs an atypical process to achieve atypically good results. Of course, that process is due in part to ... keep reading
Beyond Infographics: The Use of Video In Data Visualization
Beyond Infographics: The Use of Video In Data Visualization

Like infographics, video and motion graphics use text and graphic elements (drawings, typography, charts, etc.) to tell ... keep reading
Stupid Things Infographic Designers Do
Stupid Things Infographic Designers Do

Now that you know about many of the creative things that designers do to pie charts, bar charts, line charts, maps, and ... keep reading
IEEE Vis Call For Practitioners
IEEE Vis Call For Practitioners

The IEEE Vis computer science conference (previously VisWeek) is in Atlanta, Georgia this year. The conference is the ... keep reading
Art Beyond the Map
Art Beyond the Map

We all know that data, rendered effectively, can be art.  Art is usually less empirical, so what it tells you about a ... keep reading
Journalists, Designers, and Clients: Best Practices for Working as a Team
Journalists, Designers, and Clients: Best Practices for Working as a Team

Visual.ly has a vibrant, dynamic marketplace full of clients from a staggering variety of industries. As a result, ... keep reading
“Creative” Things Designers Do: Map Edition
“Creative” Things Designers Do: Map Edition

In the past few weeks, we’ve been running a series on the tweaks that designers do to charts to make them fit the ... keep reading
Data Visualization for Tablets and Touch Screens
Data Visualization for Tablets and Touch Screens

At the end of 2012, comScore estimated there were 52.4 million tablet owners in the U.S.; Apple sold another 19.5 ... keep reading
The Art of Data Visualization
The Art of Data Visualization

PBS digital studios recently released a short video on data visualization. It does a great job of explaining what ... keep reading