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Invisible Paris: Noise Maps of Paris

Invisible Paris: Noise Maps of Paris | Cartography | Scoop.it
Offering live information on noise levels in the capital through a series of brightly coloured maps and charts. It's almost like a child's game, but the subject itself is very serious. “Noise is a very significant source of annoyance in ...
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CityMaps' Cartography « Gretchen Peterson's Blog

CityMaps' Cartography « Gretchen Peterson's Blog | Cartography | Scoop.it
The cartography on citymaps.com is a unique departure from Google, Bing, and Yahoo map styling. CityMaps, which launched in June 2011, uses a basic grayscale basemap of roads and city blocks to form the basis of its ...
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Mapping Museum Collections on Google Maps

Mapping Museum Collections on Google Maps | Cartography | Scoop.it
It looks at the practicalities of implementing a Google Map embedded on the ASEMUS website with an interface that enables users to visualize locations of Asian collections by: Type; Country; Region. 2.
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Shine a Light: Cartography of the Favela

Shine a Light: Cartography of the Favela | Cartography | Scoop.it
Shine a Light has completed the book that resulted for our research for Cartography of the Favela: Community Resources to resist violence in Recife and Olinda. It is free for download here, in a book-quality .pdf.
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Speculative Polar Cartography – Then and Now | Geographicus ...

Speculative Polar Cartography – Then and Now | Geographicus ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
Co-published with http://www.realclimate.org. The curious mismapping of Greenland's ice sheet cover by the venerable Times Atlas recently has excited a lot.
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Ancient Maps and Cartography | Suite101.com

One of the earliest forms of non-verbal communication is mapping. One must credit the early explorers and map makers for the majority of man's discoveries.
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Typography Maps » Curbly | DIY Design Community « Keywords ...

Typography Maps » Curbly | DIY Design Community « Keywords ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
Take a closer look at this map of NYC and you'll see it's shape is constructed of places in NYC itself. The creator, Bold and Noble, offers several locales, including Italy, Australia, the British Isles, Africa, Canada, Ireland, France ...
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Arab News Blog » History of Islamic Cartography Online

Arab News Blog » History of Islamic Cartography Online | Cartography | Scoop.it
Al-Idrisi's map of the world, 1154 CE. A very useful volume on Islamic cartography is now online. Below is the table of contents, each chapter available in pdf. Volume Two, Book One Cartography in the Traditional Islamic and ...
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Are the Maps at the Beginning of Each LOTR Book Hand Drawn by ...

Many maps, particularly illustrated maps, introduce errors and inconsistencies into the cartography of Middle-earth. The most widely acknowledged cartographer, Karen Wynn Fonstad, has been criticized for not correcting ...
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Fun With Maps: I Object To Your Projections - The Awl

Fun With Maps: I Object To Your Projections - The Awl | Cartography | Scoop.it
This is a Fun with Maps column, so you know which one I mean. The one where it's Big Block of Cheese Day, and CJ meets with the Organization of Cartographers for Social Equality? If that's not ringing any bells, here's what ...
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Assembly-Line Map Elements « Cartastrophe

Assembly-Line Map Elements « Cartastrophe | Cartography | Scoop.it
It's impossible to say something is required for every single situation. It's not just the impracticality that's a problem, though. The real issue is that such lists of “things maps must have” have their roots in a concept of cartography ...
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Mapping the Human Condition | AS-MAP

Mapping the Human Condition | AS-MAP | Cartography | Scoop.it
We love maps. There's something about cartography that lends itself to visualizing much more than land and geography. We've previously looked at how the London tube map was appropriated as a visual metaphor for ...
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Everything Sings: Making the Case for a New Cartography | Brain ...

Everything Sings: Making the Case for a New Cartography | Brain ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
... like those of paintings or novels or poems. His argument for a kind of “poetics of cartography” provides context to the maps that follow, a narrative about how life was in his Boylan Heights neighborhood in the early 1980s.
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Mind the Map: inspiring art, design and cartography - Blog

Mind the Map: inspiring art, design and cartography - Blog | Cartography | Scoop.it
Mind the Map: inspiring art, design and cartography will draw on the Museum's outstanding map collection to explore the theme of journeys. We'll be including an incredible range of maps, from diagrammatic and decorative through to digital.
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Trendsmap Paints Twitter Maps | Sustainable Cities Collective

Trendsmap Paints Twitter Maps | Sustainable Cities Collective | Cartography | Scoop.it
Twitter data is becoming a new rawmaterial for representing cities. Visualisations are being produced frequently. The latest addition comes from Trendsmap the online platform visualising emerging Twitter trends.
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When China discovered America - Daily Pioneer

When China discovered AmericaDaily PioneerVenice in those days was a prominent trading nation and was the centre of cartography. Its cartographers incorporated the knowledge in their maps and charts.
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“Toward a National Cartography: American Mapmaking, 1782-1800” - ArtfixDaily (press release)

“Toward a National Cartography: American Mapmaking, 1782-1800” - ArtfixDaily (press release) | Cartography | Scoop.it
ArtfixDaily (press release)“Toward a National Cartography: American Mapmaking, 1782-1800”ArtfixDaily (press release)Originally hosted at the Harvard Map Collection, Toward a National Cartography: American Mapmaking, 1782-1800 traces the evolution ...
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Visualising Data » Blog Archive » Bill Rankin's 'Radical Cartography'

Visualising Data » Blog Archive » Bill Rankin's 'Radical Cartography' | Cartography | Scoop.it
I can't believe I've managed to miss this site for so long but, thanks to a profile on the superb Graphic Sociology, I've finally discovered Bill Rankin's 'Radical Cartography' – a fascinating and inspirational collection of ...
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Emotional Cartography: Implications of Visualizing Intimate ...

Emotional Cartography: Implications of Visualizing Intimate ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
Posted by SP on 4 October 2011. http://graphicdesigncluster.wordpress.com/2011/10/04/emotional-cartography-implications-of-visualizing-intimate-biometric-data/. Previous Post Adobe acquires Typekit. Leave a comment ...
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Mapping a return to whimsical cartography - The Independent

Mapping a return to whimsical cartography - The Independent | Cartography | Scoop.it
Mapping a return to whimsical cartographyThe IndependentBut since a soberer (and more accurate) approach to delineating landscapes won out, maps became less aesthetically whimsical.
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Representing the West Bank: A note on maps « The Berkeley Blog

Representing the West Bank: A note on maps « The Berkeley Blog | Cartography | Scoop.it
Since there is nothing in this map but Israel — bordering land and sea alike are simply white space — it is a map with an argument: to draw the map this way is to argue the legitimacy both of these particular borders and of the ...
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Ten Things to Consider When Making a Map | GIS Lounge

Ten Things to Consider When Making a Map | GIS Lounge | Cartography | Scoop.it
What makes a good map? When done well, a map is a vehicle for effective communication. There are many cartographic principles to help guide effective map making. Below are ten common considerations that all ...
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Google Deputizes the Crowd to Help Edit Maps

Google Deputizes the Crowd to Help Edit Maps | Cartography | Scoop.it
Google has finally admitted that it can't keep Google Maps up to date without the crowd's help. The LatLong Team has just announced a Regional Expert Reviewer program, appointing the best contributors to Google Map ...
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Old maps of the world – o colectie impresionanta de harti vechi ...

Old maps of the world – o colectie impresionanta de harti vechi ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
Old maps of the world – o colectie impresionanta de harti vechi ale lumii pe care am gasit-o pe torrenti. Sper sa va placa. Aveti mai jos ... Antique Maps of the WorldMap of the World Jean Boisseauc 1646 · KONICA MINOLTA ...
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