Making the Parks Conservancy Map

9 month ago

nelson : Making the Parks Conservancy Map - Excellent cartography by @mojodna and the crew at Stamen

La grille sur les collines

12 month ago

nelson : La grille sur les collines - Map treatment of SF focussed on grids vs hills

Solar system cartography

17 month ago

nelson : Solar system cartography - Conventions for defining latitude and longitude on various planets, moons, etc

New OSM render stack

17 month ago

nelson : New OSM render stack - Major milestone for OpenStreetMap; clears the way for better design

National Hydrography Dataset

25 month ago

nelson : National Hydrography Dataset - USGS data for rivers, ditches, etc

Natural Earth v2.0.0

26 month ago

nelson : Natural Earth v2.0.0 - Fantastic global mapping dataset gets a major revision

Maps Before Maps

26 month ago

nelson : Maps Before Maps - Cartography 1000-1300

Koch Island

26 month ago

nelson : Koch Island - Demo of D3's topology simplification

Blending projections

26 month ago

nelson : Blending projections - Interesting demo of dynamically blending map projections based on what area is in view

Stamen terrain maps

27 month ago

nelson : Stamen terrain maps - Some slides on creating the terrain map

Yandex map redesign

27 month ago

nelson : Yandex map redesign - Russian web site does new maps for Moscow

Baidu 3d map update

28 month ago

nelson : Baidu 3d map update - More detail for the crazily idiosyncratic Chinese maps

Eric Fischer profile

28 month ago

nelson : Eric Fischer profile - Nice intro to Eric's map projects

TF5-4523: The Mapmaking Process

28 month ago

nelson : TF5-4523: The Mapmaking Process - 1973 Army video about how they make maps

The Internet map

29 month ago

nelson : The Internet map - A 2d representation of 350,000 sites and their connections

Skobbler OSM map

30 month ago

nelson : Skobbler OSM map - Nice new world street map from the German mapping company

MapBox terrain preview

30 month ago

nelson : MapBox terrain preview - Yay, another free terrain map!

Creepy Maps

30 month ago

nelson : Creepy Maps - Aesthetic fun with maps

Stamen Field Papers

31 month ago

nelson : Stamen Field Papers - Print out a map, scribble, scan and save. Walking Papers made into a product


33 month ago

nelson : hachures - Migurski plays with cartography

Google Maps design process

33 month ago

nelson : Google Maps design process - Details from some of the visual designers

Migurski map interview

33 month ago

nelson : Migurski map interview - Discussion about Stamen's awesome maps

Stamen Maps

34 month ago

nelson : Stamen Maps - Collection of various cartography projects

MapBox Free

34 month ago

nelson : MapBox Free - Small plan for free map making with TileMill

Project it Yourself!

35 month ago

nelson : Project it Yourself! - Simple tool for playing with map projections