GOLAS-redwood

 

GIANTS OF LAND AND SEA:

Biography of a Redwood

Touchscreen to learn more about a 6 foot wide redwood tree segment. Visitors could explore what was happening in the world during the nearly 700 years the tree was alive, as well as view specifics about what happened to this tree

Team:

Andrew Sawyer – Visual Design, Animation & UX

Sarah Goodin – Content

James Davidson – Illustration

Kat Whitney – Photography

Greg Rotter – Development

Ryan Byarlay – Infographics

Location:

California Academy of Sciences

Year:

2018

 

Home screen

By changing the date on the timeline a ring highlights to reveal a historical event

Video about dendrochronology, the scientific process of tree ring analysis

Detail story comparing two views of the same section of the rings