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.

Why D3.js is So Great for Data Visualization

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Why D3.js is So Great for Data Visualization

When D3 came out in 2011, it became clear pretty quickly that it was going to be a powerful tool for creating data ... keep reading
The Power of Cartoon Faces: Telling Complex Stories Simply

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The Power of Cartoon Faces: Telling Complex Stories Simply

Cartoon faces are everywhere, and they’re more powerful than we might realize. In studies of empathy, scientists ... keep reading
We/Customize makes art accessible, mass production personal

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We/Customize makes art accessible, mass production personal

Many a street artist has ascended the gallery walls, but galleries are still expensive and exclusive spaces. The ... keep reading
Dude, Where’s My Mars Rover?

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Dude, Where’s My Mars Rover?

Newsbound is a media and software company on a mission to make complex topics understandable. They produce original ... keep reading
Is Data Visualization Art?

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Is Data Visualization Art?

Data Visualization is driven by data. Its form is often derived from optimizing the efficiency of inputting data (and ... keep reading
From Creating the Silent One to Visualizing Endangered Species

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From Creating the Silent One to Visualizing Endangered Species

Editor’s note: Guillermo Munro “memuco” is an artist and animal lover. He recently caught our ... keep reading
Six Lessons from the Bauhaus: Masters of the Persuasive Graphic

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Six Lessons from the Bauhaus: Masters of the Persuasive Graphic

The Bauhaus school of art and architecture in early 20th century Germany was the birthplace of a revolution in modern ... keep reading
The Maps Are Art

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The Maps Are Art

The Map As Art, an exhibition at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, fortifies what many artists and data ... keep reading
Visualizing a Year’s Worth of Time

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Visualizing a Year’s Worth of Time

2013 is here, the world didn’t end, and as always, time marches onward. Time really doesn’t have any units ... keep reading
Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Mohit Lakhmani

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Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Mohit Lakhmani

Visually’s Marketplace connects thousands of designers with clients seeking to commission infographics and data ... keep reading