Exploring Data Visualization With Two Years' Worth of Food Looking Into Data Visualization With Laura Manning's Food Consumed Exploring Data Visualization With Two Years' Worth of Food Looking Into Data Visualization With Laura Manning's Food Consumed
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Exploring Data Visualization With Two Years' Worth of Food Looking Into Data Visualization With Laura Manning's Food Consumed

by Peter Smith

June 18, 2011

For the last two years, designer Lauren Manning has been meticulously documenting the food she eats. Now, she's using this single, rather impressive, data set to depict her eating habits in "a bajillion different ways." Well, actually about 40 different ways. Manning writes:

Data sets vary tremendously, so one man’s brilliant solution can be another’s complete failure. Instead of seeing many excellent visualizations of all different data sets, what if you could see tons of visualizations of the same data set? What new comparisons, knowledge and structure might be developed from this?

Images: Lauren Manning (via datavisualization.ch)

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Exploring Data Visualization With Two Years' Worth of Food Looking Into Data Visualization With Laura Manning's Food Consumed