Cartography

Scale Matters : Maps and Scale Bars

Scale Matters : Maps and Scale Bars

Discover why and how scale matters in geography education, with real-world examples using fieldwork, GIS, and much more. This video discusses scale bars on maps and their implications and applications.

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Introduction to Thematic-Mapping

Introduction to Thematic-Mapping

This lecture introduces thematic mapping techniques within a larger taxonomy of map types. Topics covered include history, various thematic map types, typical problems and typical techniques for thematic mapping with a nod to ArcGIS processes for this type of mapping

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How to Build the Map of the Future?

How to Build the Map of the Future?

Finally, a map that understands you. Introducing the Hexagon Smart M.App – these streamlined and lightweight market applications solve unique business problems. Each Hexagon Smart M.App combines multi-source content, sophisticated analytics and tailored workflows, fused together into a dynamic user experience.

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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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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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