Maps are important for aiding understanding. However, the amount of unnecessary information on a typical map can be overwhelming and actually distract from making a simple point. Our thematic maps boil a typical map down to only the information that matters for your purpose. By removing unnecessary detail, we can focus the decision maker in … more »
April 2020 Demonstratives: Illustration of Scale The size of a aircraft carrier… The length of a football field… Scale often matters in litigation cases. Accurately depicting how big (or small) things are can be critical. ThemeVision is often called upon to illustrate relative sizecomparisons. In toxic tort case, it may be critical to show proper … more »
November 2019 Demonstratives: Enhanced Patent Drawings Recently, ThemeVision was asked to help show technologies described in patent language. The original patent drawings were not sufficiently able to show the directions of air currents circulating through the device. The language of the patent accurately described this pathway, but without an enhanced visualization, the description was unclear … more »
A ThemeVision graphic tutorial can be instrumental in making a real impact on the decision maker’s understanding of the issues in complex cases.
January 2020 Demonstratives: Tutorials ThemeVision helps simplify complicated information. We can create compelling tutorials that break down intricate subject matter into more easily understood “chunks.” For example, this tutorial conveyed how differences in different agencies’ processing dates would result in delays. A ThemeVision graphics tutorial can be instrumental for the decision maker’s understanding of the … more »
Interactive timelines enhance presentation and understanding by allowing a nonlinear, in-depth review of events and arguments.
A good presentation combines words, images, and symbols, to inform, educate, and persuade. It not only captures the reader’s attention, but leads them through a series of steps to understand and interpret your message to form a lasting impression.
October 2019 Demonstratives: Incident Scene Graphics ThemeVision is often called upon to help trial teams show the scene of an incident. Photos are often useful for this purpose, but in many cases photos aren’t available or don’t portray the entire picture. For example, this incident occurred on multiple floors with walls and other barriers making … more »
September 2019 Demonstratives: Timelines Use timelines to communicate trial themes In a recent case, ThemeVision helped by creating a thematic timeline where non-compete agreements in a medical practice partnership were at issue. ThemeVision’s timeline not only provided a chronology of events, but also wove together numerous documents to visually and thematically tell the story of … more »
If your case involves locations, distances or boundaries, then a map is an easy yet effective way to signal to your audience that these details are important.