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Xaquín G.V.

Washington D.C.
Covers:  multimedia storytelling, visual storytelling, data visualization, infographics, information visualization

Visual Editor and consultant. @GuardianVisuals @guardian @NatGeo @nytimes alumnus. Dad, husband, Galician. I've been told I can cook.

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Biography

I'm the Senior Editor for Interactives at National Geographic where I produce and coordinate data visualizations and multimedia narratives.

I've worked at Newsweek and The New York Times—where I was part of the team that created Snowfall and Jockey among other longform multimedia articles.

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@xocasgv — 5,272 followers, 1,781 tweets

Sep 20, 2017

RT @KRLS: We will not accept a return to the darkest times. The @catalangov stands by freedom and democracy #1Oct https://t.co/9VU2YTWLtn

Sep 19, 2017

@mbostock Ding, ding, ding... I went with the Times projection, just eying it. But I think you're right.

Sep 19, 2017

@albertocairo When he says "let's see what THEY do" does he mean the UN, because, shouldn't it be "what WE do"??

Sep 19, 2017

Got distracted over ☕️ today trying to guess this projection. (I wish I were actually a cartographer) Quick guesses? https://t.co/Uq289bwq9r

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

My grandfather's.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

Where was the 'Skip question' button again?

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

My brain, my eyes, my hands, papers and pencils. And then a computer, and 3DS Max, d3.js, Excel, Illustrator ...