The Week in Multimedia – October 31, 2016

The Washington Post, The Huffington Post, and The Los Angeles Times round out our top picks for this week.

The Washington PostThe 2016 Election, In Graphics


This in-depth piece breaks down the elections in detailed graphics. The variety of graphics and illustrations especially tie the whole piece together. It’s colorful, it’s interesting, it’s informative.

Huffington PostChildren of War-Torn Aleppo Ask Presidential Candidates a Question


This video is beautifully done. The opening shots and the overall message are heartbreaking, but also carry a poignant and important message.

Los Angeles TimesWho are L.A. County’s homeless?

By Jon Schleuss and Lorena Iñiguez Elebee

By Jon Schleuss and Lorena Iñiguez Elebee

This multimedia piece is incredibly done. It has graphics, color, images, and easy-to-understand information, and it’s nice to look at too. Click through the different areas of L.A. County to see the variation in the homeless populations of the area.

Los Angeles TimesAttacked, abused and often forgotten: Women now make up 1 in 3 homeless people in L.A. County

By Gale Holland

By Gale Holland

This piece shares a connection to the last piece. It continues the Los Angeles Times’ coverage of homelessness in L.A. County and it has a variety of different multimedia elements, including 360 video, which really brings the story to life.

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