Peter Cook


Freelance data visualisation, consultancy & training


Latest news

27 May 2014 - Launched Data Visualisation Brighton Meetup group

4 Nov 2013 - Radial bar chart reusable D3 component released

3 Oct 2013 - Beyond the Bar Chart talk given at Nerd Nite Brighton

7 Sep 2013 - Crisis visualisation developed with Sumall.org featured in Mashable


Some things I've made recently...

Radial bar chart reusable D3 component

Radial bar chart reusable D3 component

Crisis visualisation

Crisis visualisation

Understanding D3 Selections

Understanding D3 selections

Wimbledon Visualisations

10 different visualisations of Wimbledon 2012.

Wimbledon Visualisations

10 different visualisations of Wimbledon 2012.

Binary tree

A binary tree with a degree of geometric randomness. The user can regenerate the tree and hovering over a branch highlights the path back to the root.

Built with D3.

What Makes Us Happy?

An interactive scatterplot of well-being in 22 European countries plotted against measures such as GDP, equality and working hours.

Made with D3.

UK Animated Wind Chart

A visualisation of wind in the UK using animation to depict the strength and direction of the wind.

Made with D3.

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World Migration 2010

A visualisation of migration in 2010 with animated arrows.

Made with Raphaël.

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European Debt

A visualisation of European debt.

Made with Raphaël.

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Circular heat chart D3 component

A reusable component for building circular heat charts using D3.

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Energy visualisation

An interactive visualisation of my energy consumption.

Made with D3.

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Event attendance visualisation

A visualisation of Async event attendance made with D3.

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I've worked with...

Dharmafly

  • HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery

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I like to use...

JavaScript, jQuery, D3, HTML5, CSS3, Python, WordPress and others


Tutorials and talks

Slides from my Beyond the Bar Chart talk given at Nerd Nite Brighton

An interactive explanation of D3 selections

Building Data Visualisations with D3 One Day Workshop

Slides from my talk at the London D3 Meetup (June 2013) '10 Views of a Single Dataset'

Slides from my Async talk 'D3.js - Data Visualisation in the Browser'


Projects

Circular heat chart component for D3.js

ChartMe WordPress plugin for Google Chart Tools


Blog

Creative data visualisation: a structured approach

Building Data Visualisations with D3 One Day Workshop

Making the UK animated wind chart

What goes into a data visualisation?

Data visualisation of UK temperature

Data visualisation of UK rainfall

Circular heat chart component for D3.js

Energy data visualisation using D3.js

Visualising event attendance using D3.js