Cartography

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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What is mapping?

What is mapping?

If you’re interested in making maps and know nothing about them, this would be a good place to start. What does it mean to make a map, and what is GIS?

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GIS Fundamentals: Projections and Map Design

GIS Fundamentals: Projections and Map Design

This course is the second in the “Geographic Information Systems Fundamentals” series, designed for beginners interested in learning more about GIS or students and professionals looking for a refresher. The course will continue with core concepts of GIS covered in the first course of the series. We’ll use Esri’s ArcGIS software to make a basic basemap of a neighborhood in ...

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Maps and Represenation

Maps and Represenation

A video lecture designed for teaching at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). it take a tour over the Maps and Represenation

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Use of cartographical Open Data in the context of the project SITAN

Use of cartographical Open Data in the context of the project SITAN

Abstract: The aim of this paper is to take stock of the availability, integration and use of cartographic Open Data within the research project of the Department of Architecture, Design and Urbanism (DADU) of the University of Sassari named “Creation and activation of the Sardinian node of the national network for the collective construction of the Web GIS of the ...

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