Posts in colormaps

Introducing _makeitpop_, a tool to perceptually warp your data!

It should go without saying, but you should never do the stuff that you’re about to read about here. Data is meant to speak for itself, and our visualizations should accurately reflect the data above all else.*

When I was in graduate school, I tended to get on my soapbox and tell everybody why they should stop using Jet and adopt a “perceptually-flat” colormap like viridis, magma, or inferno.

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