Brandon Taylor

23 Jan 2014

DatasetFangraphs Baseball Stats

I’m a huge baseball fan and really like advanced stats research.  Fangraphs has impressive datasets available, down to the batted ball data.  I’m not sure what I want to do with this, but I feel like there are interesting possibilities.

Provocative VizFamous Movie Quotes

Mostly, the Soylent Green (#77) plot makes me very happy.  Conceptually, I like this, but the execution isn’t great across the board.  The quantity helps on that front, but I think paring out some of the quotes that are more picture than plot (#66) would be better.

Well-Crafted Viz – Internet Maps

These plots just look nice.