Cartography

Creating A Map With Illustrator – The Illustrator auto trace feature

Creating A Map With Illustrator – The Illustrator auto trace feature

Learn to create a custom map that provides clean and accurate directions and points out the landmarks you want to highlight. In this course, William Everhart shows how to build a road map in Adobe Illustrator, which you can then print or embed on a website. Discover how to obtain a source image; trace the map; draw and style different ...

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Download High resolution from Google Maps

Download High resolution from Google Maps

Explains how to save large format image file from a satellite or standard map without labels. Only using regular software without extensions or plugins. To separate the labels from the maps image I’ll use Adobe Illustrator. Google doesn’t allow to set off the labels on the new G maps but only if you go back to classic or previous page ...

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All About Cartography

All About Cartography

Cartography (from Greek χάρτης khartēs, “map”; and γράφειν graphein, “write”) is the study and practice of making maps. Combining science, aesthetics, and technique, cartography builds on the premise that reality can be modeled in ways that communicate spatial information effectively.

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Osher Map Library – Women In Cartography

Osher Map Library – Women In Cartography

Take a tour of the Osher Map Library’s exhibit on Women In Cartography. This exhibition recognizes and celebrates the long overlooked role of women in the world of mapping; bringing their stories, accomplishments, and most importantly their maps to light. Curated by Alice Hudson, former Chief of the Map Division at the New York Public Library, Women in Cartography showcases ...

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