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Stamen’s Map Stack

Stamen’s Map Stack

For a long time, making highly stylized maps has been an extremely manual process with tedious Photoshopping or drawing ... keep reading

Chart.js Personal Dashboard Challenge

Chart.js Personal Dashboard Challenge

Visually is pleased to be helping out Chart.js and ChallengePost with their Personal Dashboard Challenge. Stew ... keep reading

Free Art and Education For All

Free Art and Education For All

No one believes in free education more than those who’ve experienced it. At Cooper Union, one of the the ... keep reading

Visualizations in Stone

Visualizations in Stone

Geological changes are typically very slow processes. They take place over hundreds, if not thousands of years or ... 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

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

“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