Top 30 Studios in the UK: interactive

Top 30 Studios in the UK: interactive
In November 2015 Computer Arts magazine published a list of the top 30 studios in the UK, as chosen by a panel of experts. I wanted to create a tool to summarise this information, to allow users to check out an individual studio and compare it with the rest of the top 30. This was a personal project and was not commissioned by Computer Arts. Since posting this, however, Computer Arts have been in touch saying how much they like it.   @carolin

5 Big Things of 2015

It's been quite a year! Here are a few of my highlights from 2015.   My Route Without doubt, the largest project I've ever worked on. My Route was a heritage project looking at the history of the Stratford Road in Birmingham through the changing businesses. I was commissioned by Sampad to design a touch table to allow the users to explore a map of the road, and find stories through audio, image and video content. This involved working wi

The Independent on Sunday’s Happy List 2014 [interactive map]

The Independent on Sunday's list of people who have made other people's lives better - mapped and interactive  Caroline Beavon is a freelance information and infographics designer - get in touch for more details     <a href='#'><img alt='Dashboard 1 ' src='http://public.tableausoftware.com/static/images/Ha/HappyList&#...

Tableau Public – creating a map for someone else to update

Tableau Public – creating a map for someone else to update
If you're not familiar with Tableau Public, you can find out more here ---- I've recently been working on a project which encourages creative SME's to explore data as a way of improving their business. I'll blog more about the project at a later date, but I wanted to share on particular element of the project that I thought may be useful. After discussions with one company, we decided a series of maps would help them plot future business growth. O