While there have been several great album covers that feature Data Visualization (Joy Division’s Unknown Pleasures is based on a scientific diagram of Pulsars and..
Highlights from the DVS Accessibility Fireside Chat
On July 28, 2021, the Data Visualization Society hosted a Fireside Chat to discuss accessibility in data visualization. I moderated a panel of community members..
Three Questions with… Elijah Meeks
This content originally appeared as part of The ‘Gale newsletter.For the inaugural “Three Questions With …” we caught up with Elijah Meeks. Elijah is the Chief Visualization Officer..
SPOTLIGHT: 100 Bridgerton Colors
This project started from my interest in extracting color palettes from scenes of everyday life—I like to take pictures of what is all around me..
You’ve Got Mail: Part 5 of a Year-Long Personal Data Project
This is the fifth installment of a year-long data visualization journey. If you want to read the fourth part before jumping in, here’s the article..
You’ve Visualized Your Data, Now Actualize Your Promotion
I sat through approximately 160 cross-calibration conversations for analysts in my career. A cross-cal is how many companies ensure associates get a fair performance rating..
SPOTLIGHT: The Process behind “Among Us” and What I Learned from the DVS Census Challenge
Loris’s visualization won first place in this year’s Data Visualization Society Census Challenge, exploratory category. As a data visualization designer hobbyist, participating in the DVS Census..
Three Questions with… Emilia Ruzicka
This content originally appeared as part of The ‘Gale newsletter. Today, we’re getting to know one of our regular Nightingale writers, Emilia Ruzicka. Emilia studied data journalism..
REVIEW: Evergreen Data Academy
Two years ago, I didn’t even know that data visualization was a thing. I had just started a new job where I was asked to..
Chatting Xenographics With Maarten Lambrechts
This content originally appeared as part of The ‘Gale newsletter.Maarten Lambrechts is a freelance data journalist, data designer, and visualization consultant. Recently, he sat down with Nightingale to..
SPOTLIGHT: Europe against Racism – in Memoriam to George Floyd
The brutal killing of George Floyd made me rethink many things. Racism is a global problem, but this incident reached a tipping point that drove..
Three Questions with… Amanda Makulec
This content originally appeared as part of The ‘Gale newsletter. Back in January, the Data Visualization Society held its first ever Annual General Meeting and elected a..
Are You Not Entertained?: Part 4 of a Year-Long Personal Data Project
This is the fourth installment of a yearlong data visualization journey. If you want to read the third part before jumping in, here’s the article..
SPOTLIGHT: How Racially Diverse Are The Oscars, Really?
This article spotlights Ali Tehrani’s design process. This visualization was featured as Tableau’s Viz of the Day on April 26, 2021.Earlier this year, I came..
Three Questions with… Eli Holder
This content originally appeared as part of The ‘Gale newsletter. Eli Holder is principal of 3iap (3 is a pattern), where he helps clients design and..
Meet the Nightingale Editors
Ever wondered who’s working behind the scenes to get your articles ready for publication at Nightingale? Over a few issues of The ‘Gale, republished here,..
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