Visualizing Sacramento Weather Data with D3

With summer in full swing and multiple consecutive days of 100+ degree temperatures I wanted to get a better idea of the history of high temperatures in Sacramento. Line charts are commonly used to show the rise in temperatures over the last century, but I wanted to see the daily high temperatures, low temperatures, and precipitation over the last 100 years or more represented in heat maps using D3.js.

Project: Animated Video Explanation for Orb Health

I recently completed my most recent animated infographic video project – an explainer video for digital health company, Orb Health. It was a pleasure to work with the team at Orb to co-write the script, ideate visuals, and create the graphics and animation for the video and I’m looking forward to partnering on future projects with the team to help transform healthcare and digital health.

Visualizing Symmetry50’s Top 75 Coworking Spaces

In an article published last fall, bookkeeping services provider Symmetry50 ranked the top 75 coworking spaces in the U.S. It’s a great resource for researching coworking spaces but I thought it needed some visuals to help show the data better, like an...

Global Alcohol Consumption Visualization

The World Health Organization recently released its Global status report on alcohol and health 2014. The World Health Organization is a great resource for health data, and the release of this report will spawn many data visualizations of the data in the data...

Behind the Scenes: Animation

In part 1 and part 2 of this Behind the Scenes series of creating an animated infographic video I’ve shared the process of sketching out visual ideas for a script, storyboarding, and creating the visual elements for the video digitally and then staging them. In...

Behind the Scenes: Creating Illustrations & Graphics

In part 1 of this Behind the Scenes series I shared some of the initial process of sketching out visual ideas for a script for an animated infographic video, followed by a rough storyboard. The next stage in the development process is to create the visual elements...

Behind the Scenes: Visuals Ideation & Storyboard

There’s a lot that goes on when making an animated explanation video. I’ve shared overviews of the video process and detailed step-by-step guides in creating videos in the past, but I thought it might be informative for businesses to ride along during the...