Info-static

Inforgraphics don’t have to be static images. In fact, a moving infographic can be just the ticket for comparing data in a timeline, as shown in this brilliant example by Hans Rosling.

This shows that inforgraphics aren’t just a great idea for print or online journalism, but also broadcast. Something worth bearing in mind for overwhelming amounts of data – even the mere word can strike fear in the hearts of many journalists, young and old.

 

You can find out more about the programme this clip comes from here.

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About Helly

I am a Magazine Journalism MA Student at City University and a freelance journalist. I like period dramas, telly, tea and cake. Oh, I do love cake. Join me for a natter about the box.
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  1. Pingback: Step forward, the VIDFOGRAPHIC! | Infographics For Dummies

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