Implementing graphic design principles in Python's matplotlib

April 10, 2013    python programming matplotlib tutorial edwardtufte graphicdesign


Tired of ugly 2d histograms and bar charts in matplotlib? Read about good chart design but not really sure how to implement it? Check out my talk/tutorial on implementing graphic design principles in Python’s matplotlib! I gave this talk on April 10th 2013 to UCSD’s Scientific Python User Group (aka “Python with Pizza”) and used principles from Edward Tufte’s books to improve plots in Python’s matplotlib.

Click the title to check it out and let me know what you think!

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