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# R Language Features: Graphics And Visualization

Features of the open source R language for Graphics and Visualization.

*** Requires additional open-source community packages from CRAN

## Static Graphics

- Basic Plots
- bar plots
- basic 3D plots
- box plots
- conditional density plots
- contour plots
- curves, points and lines
- dot charts
- fourfold plots
- grids
- heat maps
- histograms
- line plots
- mosaic plots
- paths
- polygons
- pie charts
- raster images
- rugs
- scatter plots
- spine plots
- star plots and segment diagrams
- strip charts
- sunflower plots
- symbols

- Geographic Maps
- Projection Maps ***
- Social Network Graphs ***
- Splines
- Trellis Plots
- Univariate Plots
- bar plots
- box and whisker plots
- kernel density plots
- Cleveland dot plots
- histograms
- theoretical quantile plots
- one-dimensional scatterplots

- Bivariate Plots
- quantile plots for comparing two distributions
- scatter plots
- time series plots

- Trivariate Plots
- contour plots
- level plots
- 3D scatter ploRts
- 3D surface plots

- Hypervariate Plots
- scatterplot matrices

- Miscellaneous Plots
- residual and fitted value plots
- Tukey mean-difference plots

- Univariate Plots

## Dynamic Graphics

- Animated graphics and movies (animation) ***
- Motion Charts (GoogleViz) ***
- Interactive Graphics (rggobi) ***

## Devices and Formats

- bitmap files
- BMP
- JPEG
- PNG
- PostScript
- Raster graphics
- SVG
- TeX / PicTex graphics
- TIFF
- XFig graphics devices