David McCandles is a London-based author, writer and designer who’s website is called Information Is Beautiful. I’ve never heard of an ’independent visual and data journalist, but I have now, and think I like them. Tons of great information graphics and a weighty client-base to boot.
“My pet-hate is pie charts. Love pie. Hate pie-charts.”
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