Category / visual storytelling

How to tell a story without words

By Bill Keaggy

Visual thinking combines pictures and words to help us communicate and understand complex or confusing things. Most design is one form or another of this mashup—it’s the combination that brings the power.

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12/3/19 9:00 AM

animation, Animation & video, storytelling, visual storytelling

Visual capture at Express Scripts’ 2019 Experience Diversity Summit

By Drew Crowley

We were truly honored and privileged to be a part of Express Scripts’ annual Experience Diversity Summit again this year.

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11/4/19 7:15 AM

illustration, sketch, Live sketching, visual storytelling, drawing, graphic recording, conference, express scripts

‘Size matters’: designing large-scale graphics and animations

By Bill Keaggy

We've been working with a fast-moving company called Niche. They provide development, implementation, and support for system architectures that better enable law enforcement agencies to serve their communities.

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10/30/19 12:12 PM

advertising, Infographics, animation, visual storytelling

How visual thinking supports transformation and change

By Scott Goldstein

There are many reasons organizations undergo transformation and change—but did you know that only 12% of them fully accomplish their goals? Let's take a look at how leaders can better set up their change initiatives for success.

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10/2/19 7:52 AM

understanding, collaboration, storytelling, visual thinking, visual storytelling, visualization, future, ROI, leadership, change, transformation

Drawn Out: Television sets

By Drew Crowley

A good portion of my time at Tremendousness is spent drawing, and this has me wondering about how changing forms in technology have influenced the way they're represented. Take the TV, for example.

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9/16/19 8:08 AM

visual thinking, visual storytelling, drawing, visualization, "Drawn Out", technology

When animation works best: Strengthening internal communications with strategic animated videos

By Bill Keaggy

Sometimes we experience communication fatigue in the workplace. People get inundated with a large number of emails, Slack messages, texts, face-to-face meetings—and engagement suffers. Consider telling your story with animation… the possibilities are limitless.

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9/10/19 7:28 AM

animation, Animation & video, storyboard, storytelling, video, writing, visual storytelling, visualization, leadership

Storytelling with data: Improve your data presentations to communicate effectively

By Bill Keaggy

Your data has a story to tell. Sometimes, it’s known or obvious. But other times, as you begin to dig into it, you find an entirely new or unexpected story. Here’s how to make the most of it using visual storytelling.

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8/14/19 1:51 PM

illustration, Infographics, storytelling, visual thinking, data, information design, presentation, Data visualization, visual storytelling, visualization

Aligning questions to visuals

By Ted May

If you align your design to the questions you’re asking, you can create powerful visual storytelling communications.

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8/6/19 8:20 AM

concept, discovery, visuals, Live sketching, visual storytelling, questions, visualization

Reel life — tips for cutting animation highlight reels

By Darrick Hays

Cutting together a highlight reel of recent work is daunting; you may find yourself asking, “How can I possibly distill all the cool stuff I made over the past year or two down to just ONE MINUTE?! It’s easier than you might think.

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7/25/19 7:30 AM

reel, animation, Animation & video, tips, video, visual thinking, Company news, visual storytelling, marketing

Markers, murder, and mayhem—the perils of visual metaphors

By Ted May

We use visual metaphors a lot. They're a powerful way to make a point quickly and many easily lend themselves to fun, illustrative treatments. However, they can be tricky to work with. I recently had to call on past experience to get me out of a sticky metaphor dilemma.

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7/22/19 7:52 AM

session, clients, Live sketching, visual storytelling, visualization, metaphor

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