Visualizing Your Personal Data Online

Michael Rigley, a graphic design student at California College of the Arts, uses animation to bring the nebulous cloud of personal information we accumulate online to life.

Michael Rigley, a graphic design student at California College of the Arts, uses animation to bring the nebulous cloud of personal information we accumulate online to life. The piece makes no claim to presenting numbers with infographic-style proportional accuracy; rather, the goal seems to be to give form to an abstraction -- mountains of data. Nonetheless, it would be interesting to know where Rigley gathered the numbers he uses in the video. 

For more videos by Michael Rigley, visit http://www.nonomy.com/

Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.

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