alternative visualisation 3d-printed plot

Roel M. Hogervorst

2019/02/20

Joachim Gassen (twitter) tweeted last year:

#3Dprinting data with #rayshader. First time I have something in my hand that is made entirely out of data and R. Thanks to @tylermorganwall and the #rstats community for making this happen! Blog post: https://bit.ly/2BvVKlX

image from tweet

They use the package rayshader to create the 3d representation that is converted to STL which can be used in his 3d printer’s software.

See the entire process here.