TITLE

Points of view: Labels and callouts

AUTHOR(S)
Krzywinski, Martin
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Nature Methods;Apr2013, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p275
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses consistency and alignment strategies for visual separability application which are relevant for labels attached to the figure by a connecting line or callouts. The author says that complex figures rely on labels to define terms and acronyms and identify components. He suggests using a placement priority scheme to reposition labels when ambiguous placement is created. He adds that illustrations and schematics must be designed to incorporate callouts and labels.
ACCESSION #
86416927

 

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