Designers' current obsession with cocktails and proportions continues with Konstantin Datz' recent poster. Engineer's guide to drinks is still the best. Although this one gets plus points for hints of realism.
It looks like Flo did finally complete a vectorized version of the old Engineers/Archtects Guide. I found it in this blog post:
Direct link to the PDF:
About the “Engineer’s Guide to Drinks”:
I just learned that my mother had a copy of it from 1976. She got it at the Hanford Site, where she was a summer intern. (The Hanford Site is where we were refining our plutonium.)
According to my parents, she was working with a lot of contract engineers at Hanford that summer, and they had their own network for these kinds of things. In those pre-CAD days, the originals were mylar and the copies passed around were ammonia blueprints made one at a time.
I wonder, is there a reason he spelled vodka with a “w” several times?
Definitely some nice eye-candy.
In Poland vodka is spelled wodka. It goes back to the debate about where was vodka/wodka invented…Poland or Russia.
FlowingData explores how designers, statisticians, and computer scientists are using data to understand ourselves better — mainly through data visualization.
As for me, I'm Nathan Yau, and I have a PhD in statistics, with a background in eating.