A graphical journey of terror

Tumblr user bisexual-legislature posted an emoji each few moments about their emotions on a flight from Toronto — one that had plenty of turbulence.

Text and graphics are no longer distinct. You can “read” this just as easily as any other story — and it transcends language differences.

It’s the natural extension of Edward Tufte’s principle of small multiples.

How could you use this technique to illustrate your next piece of writing?


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Source: Tumblr


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