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    DescriptionA new visual language that is both informative and entertaining is emerging at the nexus of information graphics, illustration, and tactile design. More and more data is being collected. We can access ever more information at any time and from any place. The fundamental challenge now is how to extract the most valuable news, the most surprising findings, and the most relevant stories from the flood of information that is available to us. A new generation of designers, illustrators, and data journalists is addressing this challenge head on. They are developing a variety of new visual forms to depict information that can be classified as visual storytelling. The main idea behind visual storytelling is to take familiar image contexts and use them in a new way. By penetrating meaning and creating associations, abstract correlations can be visualized in a manner that is both easy to understand and aesthetically innovative. Today, visual storytelling is being used intensively in newspapers, magazines, websites, advertising, business reports, and museums. With its collection of inspiring, insightful, interactive, and entertaining examples, the book Visual Storytelling reveals how the contextualization of information is pushing the envelope of today's design and aesthetics.


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    Title
    Visual Storytelling
    Subtitle
    Inspiring a New Visual Language
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Robert Klanten, Edited by S. Ehmann, Edited by Franz Schulze
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 256
    Width: 240 mm
    Height: 300 mm
    Thickness: 32 mm
    Weight: 1,733 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9783899553758
    ISBN 10: 3899553756
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T General Subject: 140
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ART
    BISAC V2.8: ART030000
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.3
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    BIC subject category V2: AKC
    Ingram Subject Code: AT
    DC22: 302.23
    LC classification: NC
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15860
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 04
    Abridged Dewey: 741
    BISAC V2.8: DES007000
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 21
    BISAC V2.8: DES007040
    Libri: DESI3020, GRAF6600
    DC23: 302.23
    Thema V1.0: AKC
    Illustrations note
    col. Illustrations
    Publisher
    Die Gestalten Verlag
    Imprint name
    Die Gestalten Verlag
    Publication date
    24 October 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Berlin
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    A new visual language that is both informative and entertaining is emerging at the nexus of information graphics, illustration, and tactile design