The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Atlantic, and Vox round out our top picks for this week.
The New York Times – Alabama Crimson Tide of Mexico
Sports and multimedia are an excellent mix. With bold colors and active photos and video, multimedia aspect in this piece contributes to the overall story arc. Archibold perfectly crafted this with multiple elements to tell the story.
The Washington Post – Obama: A Virtual Museum of His Presidency
With vivid illustrations, detailed graphics, beautiful photos and videos, and a superb layout, The Post has made an incredible virtual archive of Barack Obama’s presidency. The museum theme is easy to comprehend and perfectly captures the essence of Obama’s historic presidency.
The collection of Souza’s favorite photos from the Obama presidency has been making its way around social media, but this collection is extremely detailed with more than just photos of President Obama with babies and Michelle. These photos range from intense moments in Afghanistan to family portraits with breakdowns of what is happening and why.
This video breaks down America’s complex history of zip codes using graphics, a moving timeline, and detailed highlights. The video is entertaining and informative – an interesting watch.