Fan Fei

Data Journalist & Illustrator

- Hello World!

I’m @datumfan on Twitter. I love numbers and I'm good at Math.

In real world, I'm the Digital Graphics Producer with Modern Healthcare.

Previously, Google News Lab fellow @ProPublica Nerds Team.

Intern data analyst and researcher @theEconomist.

Intern researcher @nytimes Shanghai Bureau.

Proud @Cal alum. I love experimenting new things, VR, 360 videos, animated journalism...You name it.

I’m a problem solver with a crazy mind and hopefully, good taste as well.

Besides building things online, I also do illustrations for stories or animated news.

  • Languages I know:
  • Python
  • JavaScript
  • css
  • HTML
  • SQL
  • Mandarin
  • Korean
Web development
Graphics
Video
Illustration
Design

Modern Healthcare

Why this is highlighted: This project is a result of one month's intensive coding, web design, videography, trailer production, graphics making and drawing. 1st place of AHCJ award and 2017 NIHCM Award.

Interactive
Design

ProPublica

Why this is highlighted: Because it's my first project at ProPublica during the first week! Also because I worked with my role models Sisi Wei, Charles Ornstein and Ryann Grochowski Jones

Web development
Graphics
Video
Illustration
Design

Master Thesis

Why this is highlighted: Because it's the first time we tested out animated journalism. And my first time utilizing my drawing skills in journalism. With Larry Zhou & Jieqian Zhang

Interactive
Design
Research
Data analysis

Modern Healthcare

Interactive
Design
Research
Data analysis

Modern Healthcare

Interactive
Design
Research

ProPublica

Data analysis
Interactive
Research

Modern Healthcare

Web development
Interactive
Design

Modern Healthcare

Web development
Interactive
Illustration
Design

Modern Healthcare

Web development
Interactive
Design

Modern Healthcare

Interactive
Design
Research

Modern Healthcare

Web development
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Research

Modern Healthcare

Web development
Design

From the frontline of the battle over healthcare reform

Modern Healthcare

Motion Graphics
360 Video
Design

The Wait: Inside the Lives of Asylum seekers in Germany

Was named one of three finalists of ONA awards. Was featured in StoryCode and Poynter.

Back to business

The Economist

See what I learned at the Economist here.

Behind these 6 charts is hundreds of pages of research memo and days and nights' meetings.

Design
Interactive

Medicaid expansion drives drop in the uninsured

Modern Healthcare

Data & Web Illustration Videography

Illustration for news.

Illustration for mockup.

Illustration for documentary.

Illustration for documentary.

Illustration for animation.

Illustration for animation.

Illustration for animation.

Illustration for animation.

Illustration for animation.

Illustration for animation.

Illustration for animation.

Illustration for animation.

Illustration for gif.

Illustration for the people who I'm grateful for.

Data & Web Illustration Videography

Fan Fei's shooting reel

Around the World - San Francisco

No child left behind

Voice of small business: Ali Amaro Jewelry

Free Trade Zone

Richmond Art Center- Ceremics

Richmond Art Center- Fiber Arts

Image Map