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8 Depicting the action at a rate of two frames per beat, the multiple images flow
over time and through space, just as a statistical graphic records a time-series. (In
fact, the magician's hands trace out a two-dimensional time-series; a similar ...
The General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans depicts depth (the blue,
bathymetric tints) and altitude (tan, hypsometric tints) in 21 color gradations —
with "the deeper or the higher, the darker the color" serving as the visual
metaphor for the ...
For still-land images that depict movement, space replaces time as the
sequencing dimension. The adjacency of images helps us to assess change and
possibly rates of change within each image and between images in sequence —
and we ...
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In "Visual Explanations," Tufte walks us through various case studies of visual explanations (charts, graphs, graphics, diagrams and maps). Some of the case studies are about great works, while others ... Read full review
Images and Quantities
Displays of Evidence for Making Decisions
The Smallest Effective Difference
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