Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

INFOGRAPHICS

viscom group report
by

kah galaura

on 30 July 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of INFOGRAPHICS

INFOGRApHICS
or Information Graphics are graphic visual representations
of information, data or knowledge intended to present
complex information quickly and clearly.

1629
Christoph Scheiner published the Rosa Ursina sive Sol, a book that contains research on the rotation of the sun, along with its illustrations.
1790
William Playfair published the first data graphs in his book The Commercial and Political Atlas.
Histograms
Bar graphs
Statistical graphs
21st Century
The
Internet
now becomes a primary source of infographics, especially in the social networking sites.

Also in classrooms and offices. Infographics are now used in almost every possible topic or advertising there are to discuss.
1820
Carl Ritter established modern geography. His maps included scales, map legends, shared framed etc.
1857
Florence Nightingale persuaded Queen Victoria to improve hospital condition with the use infographics: the Coxcomb chart
1878
James Joseph Sylvester introduced the word 'graph' in Nature magazine along with a set of diagrams showing the relationship of chemical bonds and mathematical properties.
1942
Isidore Isou published the Lettrist manifesto, a document covering art, culture, poetry, film and political theory
Otto Neurath developed the Vienna Method in which simple images where used to show data
The Pioneer 10 and 11 carried in them the Pioneeer Plaques that contained a pictorial message meant for extraterrestrial beings.
1972, 1973
1975
Edward Tufte, the Father of Data Visualization wrote a series of books:
Visual Explanations
The Visual Display of Quantitative Information
Envisioning Information
Parts of an INfographic
this includes the colors and the graphics themselves.
Visual
the data gathered from many reliable sources.
Content
Knowledge
the insight formed from the data.
8 TYPES Of
INFOGRAPHICS
How-To
shows a step-by-step guide in a particular scenario
Research Results
an infographic that shows the results of a study or survey
Compare and Contrast
an infographic that compare 2 different events, products, ideas, philosophies etc.
Did You Know?
interesting facts about one topic or more put together in one infographic.
Demographics
an infographic on the characteristics of a population; traditionally used in market research.
Advocacy
an infographic that seeks to give aid to an issue or a problem
Timeline
infographics that show how a particular event or object came to exist.
Tips or Demos
conveys general information or practices that will be useful to your target audience
data is quickly understood; through the Internet, information travels faster.
END
Principles of Infographics
1. An infographic is, by definition, a visual display of facts and data. Therefore, no infographic can be produced in the absence of reliable information.

2. No infographic should include elements that are not based on known facts and available information.

3. No infographic should be presented as being factual when it is fictional or based on unverified assumptions.

4. No infographic should be published without crediting its source(s) of information.

5. Information graphics professionals should refuse to produce any visual presentation that includes imaginary components designed to make it more “appealing” or “spectacular.” Editors should refrain from asking for graphics that don’t stick to available evidence.

6. Infographics are neither illustrations nor “art.” Infographics are visual journalism and must be governed by the same ethical standards that apply to other areas of the profession.
Full transcript