[R] Matrix bar plot

hadley wickham h.wickham at gmail.com
Fri Oct 5 02:44:04 CEST 2007

On 10/4/07, Todd A. Gibson <tgibson at augustcouncil.com> wrote:
> > -- thus distorting the perspective even more so that you can not make
> > accurate (perhaps even relatively!) judgments of magnitude. I echo Hadley's
> > sentiment: such 3-D bar plots are an abomination. Just because Excel can do
> > them doesn't mean you should.
> >
> OK, fair enough.  I am displaying several image(col=heat.colors()),
> and want to show their (in)consistencies (i.e., differences between
> the magnitudes).  I am loathe to use another heatmap for this as I
> believe it would be confusing. One idea I suppose is to use use a
> different color scheme.  Any other suggestions?

How about a fluctuation diagram?


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