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Adobe Flash CS6 for Web Mapping: Creating Map Elements as Buttons

Adobe Flash CS6 for Web Mapping: Creating Map Elements as Buttons

This video is a supplemental component to the textbook “Web Cartography: Map Design for Interactive and Mobile Devices” by Ian Muehlenhaus, CRC Press, 2013. Muehlenhaus, Ian. (2013). “Web Cartography: Map Design for Interactive and Mobile Devices,” Boca Raton: FL: CRC Press.

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QGIS to Adobe Illustrator

QGIS to Adobe Illustrator

This tutorial looks at the process of exporting GIS shapefile linework from various sources from QGIS to Illustrator. Once in Illustrator, this tutorial covers layer management, stroke and fill settings, and editing linework. This process is used to quickly create detailed and accurate vector base maps for analysis and context mapping and diagramming.

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Touching Up Your Map Elements in Illustrator

Touching Up Your Map Elements in Illustrator

This creepily quiet and subdued demo, shows how you can quickly take a map exported from ArcMap and create stylized neatlines, titles, and legend spaces that will give your map a more organic and well balanced look. It is bare bones, this demo, but the idea is to give you some ideas about what is possible. It also conclude that ...

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