Making Animated Visualizations in R

Jul 29, 2024, 1:30 pm3:00 pm
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Event Description
Learn the skills needed to reproduce professional-level animations and interactives in R. We will go over basic animations like scatter plots, line graphs, and maps, as well as more advanced three-dimensional interactives. At the end of this workshop, participants will have a fundamental understanding of how to build their own movies within the R environment.

Knowledge prerequisites: Basic knowledge of R

Hardware/software prerequisites: You will need a laptop with R/RStudio and these packages: ggplot2, dplyr, gganimate, gifski, tidyverse, plotly, stars. For installing R/RStudio, see these directions:…

Workshop format: Presentation and hands-on

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