Sunday, 16 May 2010
Celebrity infographics on TV
A cracking editorial decision by John Mullin, editor of the recently redesigned Independent on Sunday to question the Lib-Con coalition government and its "deep, deep splits on the environment"
The front page headline reads:
"Do blue and yellow really make green?"
Sometimes infographics and design transcend the usual "fill the square, headline and tick the box" journalism
Art Directed Colin Wilson and Graphics Editor Cath Levett produced the front page
Not simply asking the question
But showing the answer
Visuals and information
Brave judgement for a front page and editing with impact
Enough impact to make the Andrew Marr show on TV earlier this morning
For the record the IoS has posted the biggest month-on-month sales increase, 8.99pc, and an 18.9pc rise in paid-for circulation in its sector