Finding Inspiring Data Visualisations In Mid-century Nature Books

Nigel Hawtin
Sep 10, 2019 · 5 min read

Creativity and inspiration can come from anywhere in life. For me over the past couple of weeks due to fracturing my right (drawing) arm, it has come from looking through some of the old books and magazines I have on my bookshelves. Amongst the data visualisation and art books, I have a couple of shelves devoted to nature and birdwatching books, many of them dating back to the…