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Opinion change over time - with photo prompts

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Opinion change over time - with photo prompts
Shows how visualisations have changed over time. Use of photos to make the issue explicit.
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Source:
DFID - Public attitudes towards Development (2008): page 24 (Government report)
http://www.dfid.gov.uk/pubs/files/public-attitudes-to-development-2008.pdf
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Benefits & pitfalls to avoid
  • Using pictures to show data values can be misleading, where different images have different areas or volumes. Wider images can lead users to think that the data values are larger, even where height is the only dimension used to represent data values.
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  • Pictorial versions of standard charts can be created in a range of standard data applications such as Excel For example in Excel, setup the chart and 'Format data series -> Fill' with Pattern or texture fill, and select a file image to use as a pictorial (you'll need to have setup the image first).
  • Tables can be created in a range of standard data applications such as Excel.