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“If I can picture it,
I can understand it”
Albert Einstein

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5W helps companies from all over the world to improve the clarity and efficiency of their visual displays of information, from magazine graphics to corporate communications.

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Superbad Infographics

Posted on August 29th, 2016 by Samuel Velasco

Superbad Infographics

It is a nice late-summer morning. You wake up, make yourself a nice cup of coffee, sit down at your computer (or lay down with your iPad), and navigate to your usual news outlets to see what's new with the world today. Then you see it, just there, staring right back at you, the cup of coffee stopped in mid-air in its trajectory to your lips: an infographic so massively bad, so wrong, so ignorant of the most elementary principles of information design, it defies your sense or reality. Continue reading

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Book List – Recent books featuring 5W's work

  • "Infographic Designers’ Sketchbook" cover

    Infographic Designers' Sketchbook

    By Steven Heller and Rick Landers Info
  • "The Best American Infographics 2014" cover

    The Best American Infographics 2014

    By Gareth Cook and Nate Silver Info
  • "Data Flow 2" cover

    Data Flow 2

    By Robert Klanten, Sven Ehmann, Nicolas Bourquin and Thibaud Tissot Info
  • "Around the World" cover

    Around the World

    By Andrew Losowsky, Sven Ehmann and Robert Klanten Info
  • "Design for Information" cover

    Design for Information

    By Isabel Meirelles Info
  • "Information Graphics" cover

    Information Graphics

    By Sandra Rendgen and Julius Wledemann Info
  • "Understanding the World" cover

    Understanding the World

    By Sandra Rendgen and Julius Wledemann Info