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The Highs and Lows of Making a Data Visualisation / Sonification

A couple of months ago, I made an animated data visualisation/sonification that got a bit of interest on twitter, LinkedIn and Reddit. This is it: https://youtu.be/vvSzFcNdZkc Covid-19 Case Rate in England It shows the Covid case…

Data sonification - representing Covid-19 data as a song

Data sonification is the representation of data as sound, and is something I was looking into a while back, in the context of the indices of deprivation. I never really managed anything satisfactory, so parked the idea, and moved on to other…

Using Python to make an animated gif from static images

As part of a collection of visualisations related to Covid-19, I've been making a weekly-ish animated map of Covid-19 case rates in English upper tier local authorities. I've been doing this by munging the weekly surveillance data from…