• VIDEO

    Posted on September 21st, 2016

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    Virtual Reality and 360 Degree Videos

    Virtual reality and 360 degree video allows journalists to tell stories in dramatic ways. This new medium immerses viewers by placing them in the middle of a story as it unfolds. Viewers can travel to a vast array of environments and even have the freedom explore their surroundings. The Associated Press has a dedicated section […]

  • DATA VISUALIZATION

    Posted on September 13th, 2016

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    Data Visualization: Hamilton

    The critically acclaimed musical “Hamilton” contains incredibly complex rhyming lyrics that draw inspiration from traditional musical theatre as well as modern hip-hop and rap. The Wall Street Journal created an algorithm to visualize the lyrics and analyze how common rhyming and rapping techniques intertwine to create one of the most popular musicals of 2016. The […]

  • PROFESSIONAL PERSPECTIVES

    Posted on September 8th, 2016

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    Joe Ward

    After studying geography at the University of Buffalo, Joe joined The New York Times as a cartographer. After a short stint as a mapmaker, he spent several years there as a page designer before becoming the Times’s sports graphics editor. He has held that position since 1991 and his work focuses on data visualization and […]

  • DATA VISUALIZATION

    Posted on April 7th, 2016

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    Police Chase Fatalities

    According to a USA Today analysis of federal reports, police car chases resulted in more than 11,500 deaths over the past 35 years. In the motion graphic,Police Chase Fatalities, USA Today successfully uses motion to help illustrate and analyze this data. In fact, the use of motion emphasizes that the data is not static. Motion […]

  • VIDEO

    Posted on March 1st, 2016

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    Bieber, Diplo & Skrillex make a hit

    What makes a song a cultural phenomena? During the summer of 2015, the million-selling single “ Where Are Ü Now” by Skirllex and Diplo with Justin Bieber deconstructs a down-tempo lyric of longing and creates unique sounds with a futuristic dance beat. The New York Times video”Bieber, Diplo and Skrillex make a hit” blends video, audio […]

  • INFOGRAPHICS

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  • PHOTOJOURNALISM

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  • PROFESSIONAL PERSPECTIVES

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