Category Archives: data visualization

The road to Copenhagen Summit

As the world waits for the Copenhagen summit next December we take a look at the world opinions about the efforts that should be made. What’s amazing with this data from World Public Opinion is that the majority of the … Continue reading

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Spain and the 50 years of ETA

This is an visualization/illustration that I’ve made for an article in Visão, Portugal best selling newsmagazine. The story was about the 50 years of ETA and I wanted to show every attack that ETA did in Spain that lead to … Continue reading

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North and South Korea

This was a small work that I’ve made for Visão, Portugal best selling newsmagazine. The idea was to compare North and South Korea on a number of things. I’ve used the isometric approach before (as you can see in my … Continue reading

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Visualisation Magazine Volume 2 – Circles

I’ve worked with Chris Watson (from Visual Think Map) on the redesign of his great project Visualization Magazine. This magazine collates some of the most creative and innovative visualisation of information that try to simplify the complex. This volume is … Continue reading

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In what type of mess are we in right now?

About 5 months ago, Pedro asked me to collaborate for his project. Due to the lack of time (and forgetfulness :-P), I wasn’t able to complete it until now. The only thing i could say about this piece is that … Continue reading

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Poverty Rate By Age in America

Nathan, from Flowing Data, posted a data set and asked readers to visualize it. This is my visualization. The first thing I wanted to avoid was showing this over a map. This, for me, is a common mistake, people tend … Continue reading

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Black (African-American) History Month

Next February we’ll be celebrating the Black (African-American) History Month, we’ll also be celebrating Obama in office, with all the change that everyone is expecting. This is really a wonderful moment in history and I wanted to make something to … Continue reading

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What type of music do you like? re-revisited

I wasn’t very pleased with the result of my first work on Metallica. So I’ve been working on a new visualization that pleases me much more. Hope you like it. As last time, you can download the poster here By: … Continue reading

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What type of choices are made in each state?

Robert Kosara from EagerEyes made a chart to show how the swing states have chosen to vote for the past 100 years. He also made the data available for people who wanted to try different approaches. I had my go … Continue reading

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What type of world is this one?

I’ve been thinking about doing a world map based on cubes. When I got this information from WWF I though that I could use it. The idea here is to show the different sizes some countries have regarding their footprint … Continue reading

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