News in general is primarily a text based format. When accompanied by an image, the image serves to reinforce the story, but what if the news was the image? DTN is about bridging the gap between traditional cartoonists and modern day generative news visualisations.Anyway. Browse around, most of the recent experiments involve The Guardian, its pretty cool stuff.
Sunday, April 20, 2008
Designing the news
Reformatting the way information is typically displayed is cool. The news is cool. Typography is cool. New approaches to infographics and other typical news design staples are really cool. The site Designing The News tackles these issues in a beautiful way. More from its about page:
Posted by Andrew at 10:29 PM