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Basic Picture Graphs

This solution extends the capabilities of ConceptDraw DIAGRAM v12 with templates, samples and a library of vector stencils for drawing Picture Graphs.

A Picture Graph (image chart, pictorial chart) is the type of a bar graph, which represents data in various categories using pictures. Typically, each picture graph is used in a certain area for the best visual impact. In the field of economics and finance, you can use a picture graph with columns in the form of coins, while for population comparison statistics you can use a chart with columns in the form of mannequins.


There is 1 stencil library containing 4 vector objects in the Basic Picture Graphs solution.

Design Elements — Basic Picture Graphs


Design Elements — Basic Picture Graphs

Examples

There are a few samples that you see on this page which were created in the ConceptDraw DIAGRAM v12 application by using the Basic Picture Graphs solution. Some of the solution's capabilities as well as the professional results which you can achieve are all demonstrated here on this page.

All source documents are vector graphic documents which are always available for modifying, reviewing and/or converting to many different formats, such as MS PowerPoint, PDF file, MS Visio, and many other graphic ones from the ConceptDraw Solution Park or ConceptDraw STORE. The Basic Picture Graphs solution is available to all ConceptDraw DIAGRAM v12 users to get installed and used while working in the ConceptDraw DIAGRAM v12 diagramming and drawing software.

Example 1: Total Value of Manufacturers Shipments

This example was created in ConceptDraw DIAGRAM v12 using the Basic Picture Graphs Library from the Basic Picture Graphs Solution. An experienced user spent 5 minutes creating this sample.

There are many cases in which you could use a set of graphs and charts. In this case, we recommend finding a style and color palette that suites each type of chart you use and use it for the whole set. This will help to make your visual story clear and solid.

Basic Picture Graph - Total Value of Manufacturers Shipments

Example 2: Basic Picture Graph — Population Growth by Continent, 2010-2013

This example was created in ConceptDraw DIAGRAM v12 using the Basic Picture Graphs Library from the Basic Picture Graphs Solution. An experienced user spent 15 minutes creating this sample.

Using picture graphs for presentations allows you to strengthen your messaage with illustrations. Using the world map as a background in this example implies to the audience that the represented statistics apply all over the world.

Basic Picture Graph - Population Growth by Continent 2010-2013

Example 3: A Graph to Show the Increse in Subscibers on YouTube to Anonymous Videos

This example was created in ConceptDraw DIAGRAM v12 using the Basic Picture Graphs Library from the Basic Picture Graphs Solution. An experienced user spent 3 minutes creating this sample.

There are many cases when you have just some numbers to show and compare. This is not a reason to not use visual tools. You can produce a simple picture graph using memorable symbols to get the best visual presentation.

A Graph to Show the Increse in Subscibers on YouTube to Anonymous Videos

Example 4: Top 10 Countries by Military Expenditure PPP

This example was created in ConceptDraw DIAGRAM v12 using the Basic Picture Graphs Library from the Basic Picture Graphs Solution. An experienced user spent 7 minutes creating this sample.

Using specific symbols instead of regular colored bars makes picture graphs a much more descriptive tool. You can use tools from an existing library or find appropriate clipart in ConceptDraw’s collection.

Top 10 Countries by Military Expenditure PPP

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Basic Picture Graphs Solution for macOS X

Basic Picture Graphs Solution for Microsoft Windows

What I Need to Get Started

Both ConceptDraw DIAGRAM v12 diagramming and drawing software and the Basic Picture Graphs solution can help creating the numerical data you need. The Basic Picture Graphs solution can be found in the Graphs and Charts area of ConceptDraw STORE application that can be downloaded from this site. Make sure that both ConceptDraw DIAGRAM v12 and ConceptDraw STORE applications are installed on your computer before you get started.

How to install

After ConceptDraw STORE and ConceptDraw DIAGRAM v12 are downloaded and installed, you can install the Basic Picture Graphs solution from the ConceptDraw STORE.

Basic Picture Graphs Solution — Install

Start Using

To make sure that you are doing it all right, use the pre-designed symbols from the stencil libraries from the solution to make your drawings look smart and professional. Also, the pre-made examples from this solution can be used as drafts so your own drawings can be based on them. Using the samples, you can always change their structures, colors and data.

Basic Picture Graphs Solution — Start Using