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Explanimation: Information Overload


A brilliant and must see explanimation put together by Margaux Le Pierres explaining the information overload we are exposed to nowadays.  Information overload” (also known as infobesity or infoxication) is a term popularized by Alvin Toffler in his bestselling 1970 book Future Shock. It refers to the difficulty a person can have understanding an issue and making decisions that can be …

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Explainimation: What is Bitcoin and How Does it Work?


A short video explaining the ‘Bitcoin’, a decentralized digital currency. Directed, Designed and Animated by Duncan Elms – duncanelms.com Written and Voiced by Marc Fennell – marcfennell.com This is a personal project done between other jobs. Therefore some of the stats are not up to date. For more info please see en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bitcoin

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Video Infographic: The Economy Of Caterpillar


Caterpillar the world’s largest producer of earth moving equipment has more then three million machines worldwide working to develop roads, bridges, airports and damns that’s one for each person in the state of Iowa (try to imagine that!), and that number just keeps getting bigger. Caterpillar has doubled in size nearly every ten years, growing profits along the way. Take …

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Video Infographic: Infographic of Infographics


A concept developed from an already successful 2D ‘Infographic of Infographics’, this animation shows potential clients an alternative and more interactive medium for promotion and marketing. Original Infographic: zabisco.com Oringinal Infographic designed by Zabisco’s Tom Wallis, animation produced by Jon Ward. Brought to you by zabisco.com. Brought to you by zabisco.com

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Video Infographic: The Euro in the Crosshairs – How We Got Here


It’s been two decades since the dream of a unified Europe inched toward a reality. But as crises have taken hold and bail-outs have become commonplace, how has the continent’s shared currency weathered the storms? Video infographic made for Bloomberg TV. Brought to you by Jonathan Reyes, Motion Graphic Designer and Animator. Brought to you by Jonathan Reyes, Motion Graphic Designer and Animator.

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Video Infographic: The Economy Of Disney


Everyone loves Disney! How big is Disney World, well with 11 theme parks on 3 continents and 90k+ employees…..Covering 40 square miles, Walt Disney World Resort is about the size of San Francisco or two Manhattan islands. Walt Disney World Lost and Found is one busy place. Every day an average of 210 pairs of sunglasses are turned in and, …

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Video Infographic: Student Debt – Delete the Debt


Delete the Debt is a campaign that raises awareness of the quickly rising student debt level in our country. The campaign informs through the use of a Motion Graphic (here) and Website encouraging people to take action and help make a change. Researched, written and animated by me, Michael Bischoff. Narrated by Michael Jolly Brought to you by Mike Bischoff. …

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Video Infographic: A Marketer’s Guide to Pinterest


All eyes are on Pinterest, the social network that lets users collect and share images found on the Web by “pinning” them on virtual pinboards. The images span a variety of categories, from fashion, crafts, cooking, décor, fitness, and more. Users can follow the pinboards of friends and brands for inspiration and “repin” the images onto their own pinboards. Today, …

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Watch: 60 Seconds of Social Media


Shawn Amos founder of Amos Content Group brings you a Social Media update in 60 seconds! Brought to you by huffingtonpost.com in collaboration with amoscontentgroup.com. Brought to you by huffingtonpost.com in collaboration with amoscontentgroup.com

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Cause and Effect: How the Media You Consume Can Change Your Life


While the chips are clearly stacked against today’s young girls, amazing women everywhere continue to rise above the stats. You or someone you know is probably one of them. This March we are collecting these stories of everyday women who have overcome the odds – the stereotypes and misrepresentations – in order to reach their goals. Inspired ourselves by the …

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Puberty, What’s happening to me?


Puberty is what is happening to you! Puberty is the word used to describe all the changes that begin happening to your body between the ages of about ten to eighteen. When puberty starts and finishes will be different for everyone. You’ll all get there in the end. Below an animated infographic about Puberty. Brought to you by suprnova.org. Brought …

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Digital Death: What Happens Online When You Die


What is the future of your digital self? You might not know what happens when you die but you can control what happens online! You are filling the internet with status updates, image and video creating new digital dilemmas such as: Whether you want to live forever online? How to protect your privacy after death? How to maintain your digital …

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PROTECT IP / SOPA Breaks The Internet: Tell Congress not to censor the internet NOW!


Tell Congress not to censor the internet NOW! – fightforthefuture.org/pipa PROTECT-IP is a bill that has been introduced in the Senate and the House and is moving quickly through Congress. It gives the government and corporations the ability to censor the net, in the name of protecting “creativity”. The law would let the government or corporations censor entire sites– they …

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Video: Corruption Perceptions Index 2011


Corruption is a problem worldwide, but how bad is it? And what can be done? Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index seeks to help answer these questions. The CPI ranks countries/territories based on how corrupt their public sector is perceived to be. It is a composite index, a combination of polls, drawing on corruption-related data collected by a variety of reputable …

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How we got to a population of 7 billion


7 Billion: How Did We Get So Big So Fast? Watch as global population explodes from 300 million to 7 billion. As higher standards of living and better health care are reaching more parts of the world, the rates of fertility — and population growth — have started to slow down, though the population will continue to grow for the …

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YCombinator by the Numbers


[VIDEO] This piece of kinetic typography takes a look at Y Combinator’s successful efforts in transforming startup companies into multi-million dollar businesses. Brought to you by voltierdigital.com. Brought to you by voltierdigital.com

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An amazing Animated Video Infographic: “Oil’d” About Unspilling the Gulf Oil created by Chris Harmon.

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