The News Impact Summit in Brussels focuses on tools to cover the European Union. The event organised by the European Journalism Centre and Google has a strong emphasis on data… Read More
At Visualized.io data artist Stefanie Posavec talked about her preference of analogue methods to make visualizations. Praising the shaping force of data gathering by hand and discussing visualizations as performances.
The work of David McCandless exists for 80% out of data wrangling and research and only 20% of designing. Why? Because he designs his understanding of data – and understanding is difficult. It takes time and effort to turn data into information into knowledge.
See, in our work, data journalism is a messy business. The amount of time I spend cleaning data is so large. I was told it would be that way by… Read More