Rich pictures are a Soft Systems Methodology tool that offers a quick and efficient way to work with key stakeholders to better understand their ‘problematical situation’ (Checkland & Poulter, 2006). If a picture paints a thousand words: the use of rich pictures in evaluation. A demonstration presentation by Judy Oakden at the AEA (American Evaluation Association) 2014 Conference. Download the e-book. Rich pictures in evaluation 17 Oct 2014