Category: 104: Imaging and Data Visualisation

104:Week 10- The Art of Information

The Art of Information This week we were brought through a range of designers and resources to do with the use of data for creative purposes. Brendan Dawes Brendan Dawes is a “UK based artist, using generative processes involving data, machine learning and algorithms, to create interactive installations, electronic objects, online experiences, data visualisations, motion…Continue Reading 104:Week 10- The Art of Information

104: Project 02- Infographic

Project 02: Infographic The second project for this module is to create an infographic focussing on a subject specific to the world around us. The subject I chose was ‘Femicide in the UK’ . Femicide is defined as ‘men’s fatal violence against women’. This infographic will be made using statistics found in the Femicide Census,…Continue Reading 104: Project 02- Infographic

104: Week 08- Designing Infographics

Designing Infographics In this week’s lecture we delved deeper into the world of infographics and how they are effective. Infographics have proved to be very useful in the medical field to explain infectionary diseases and many illnesses as its graphical representations of difficult or complex issues can simplify them and make them informative for everyone…Continue Reading 104: Week 08- Designing Infographics

104: Week 07- Visualising Data

Visualising Data In this week’s lecture we final part of the module, visualising data. We introduced to infographics, and how important, easy to understand, simple,  concise information is. Diagrams- are a simplified drawing showing the appearance, structure, or workings of something.                 Visualisations- are ‘an interdisciplinary field that…Continue Reading 104: Week 07- Visualising Data

104:Week04- Illustrating Interfaces

Illustrating Interfaces Illustrations can be a really good way to engage users and enhance their experience with your design. Illustrations help explain content or information in avery simple or symbolic way it conveys a message which means they can be very important elements to involve in an app/webpage design. After listening to the lecture and…Continue Reading 104:Week04- Illustrating Interfaces

104:Week 03- Hand to Mouse

This week we dived deeper into illustration and what it is. Illustration can be pen, pencil and paper or the more technology heavy options like photoshop, illustrator or procreate. Paul Elliman is a british artist whose work focuses mainly on typography and the human voice, often the relationship between them.  In 2018, Paul Elliman worked…Continue Reading 104:Week 03- Hand to Mouse

104: Week 02- Getting Iconic

During this week’s lecture we talked about icon design and learned that icons themselves don’t have to be complex, they can use the fundamentals of the design in a clever and effective way however more complex designs can be very visually appealing. To create help with creating more basic icons you can use a small…Continue Reading 104: Week 02- Getting Iconic

104: Project 01- Travel App

The first project of this term involves creating our own travel app. This app must display 3 screens (Home, Place and detail of Place) and working prototype. This project really makes us explore the idea that ‘pictures is worth a thousand words’ and how visual communication can be used effectively. This module will look at…Continue Reading 104: Project 01- Travel App