StoryMapJS | The Legend of Billie Jean & Corpus Christi Mark 30 Years Together
As a born and raised Corpus Christian, this was a fun project to work on. Growing up, The Legend of Billie Jean, which was filmed in Corpus Christi, was a summer-viewing staple and has become a cult classic for the city.
I worked with photographer Rachel Denny Clow and reporter Chris Ramirez to pinpoint shooting locations around the Corpus Christi for this map (which at times was much harder than we thought it’d be). The end result was extremely close to what we envisioned: