Posts about Visualization

A Map of Biking and Transit in Calgary

August 24, 2023

Comparing and constrasting the differences in biking and transit times to downtown Calgary and downtown Toronto

Recreating a Transit Travel Time Map from 1922

August 30, 2022

I decided to try my hand at updating a 100-year-old map of transit travel times in Melbourne.

Mapping Transit Equity: Finding the Right Amount of Nuance

January 27, 2022

An "artist's statement" on a visualization of the distribution of nearby residents to stations on Calgary's current and future LRT network.

Six Better Ways to Visualize Transit Reliability

July 14, 2021

Despite reliability being at or near the top of what's important to passengers and data that is commonly available, transit agencies lack nuanced and detailed reporting on reliability. Here are six visualizations that can help communicate the reliability of a route better.

Visualizing Populations with Dot Maps

April 27, 2021

Dot maps are a great way to show many facets of a population in a dense area.

A Dabble in D3

January 13, 2021

A guide and reference for web-based data visualization

All Aboard (Eventually)

December 01, 2019

A data-driven exploration of VIA Rail's reliability in Ontario and Québec.

The Transit Freedom Calculator

August 29, 2019

Introducing an application to quantify relative 'transit freedom' in a city.

Visualizing Rail Flows with a Chord Diagram

January 03, 2019

Visualizing rail tonnage flows in North America using an interactive chord diagram.