The Mario Blog
09.06.2017—1am
Linear storytelling for mobile: a good example

Love this new piece published by The New York Times using the linear approach to visual storytelling, where one blends the narrative and the visual assets. This example shows that one can approach stories visually whether they cover serious topics, or, as in this case, a feature written in the first person. Let’s look at […]

Love this new piece published by The New York Times using the linear approach to visual storytelling, where one blends the narrative and the visual assets.

This example shows that one can approach stories visually whether they cover serious topics, or, as in this case, a feature written in the first person.

Let’s look at the story here;

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/06/09/nyregion/raising-pigeons-new-york-city.html?_r=0

Notice that, unlike most lineally told stories which run vertically, here the text of the narrative appears on the left and the corresponding illustration on the right.

 

Digital Media North America

http://events.wan-ifra.org/events/digital-media-north-america-2017

 

 

This two-day event, organized jointly by WAN-IFRA and the News Media Alliance (NMA), will provide a unique opportunity for North American news media executives to hear and discuss digital revenue strategyfrom the world’s most advanced media companies.

I will be one of the speakers for this conference in New York City.

 

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