Cartography

Map Types

Map Types

Overview to various types of maps and their uses, including topographic and thematic.

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Latitude and Longitude

Latitude and Longitude

Lesson 2 – Introduces viewers to the importance and measurement of position on the Earth’s Surface Part 2 – this video of this series contains detailed information on Latitude and Longitude, both in terms of their measurement and in terms of their usefulness in helping us understand climatic and circadian cycles. Part 1 of this lesson outlines the reasons why ...

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Spatial Autocorrelation

Spatial Autocorrelation

This Lesson Introduces viewers to the discipline of geography, a bit about it’s context, scope, and coverage. this series introduces the viewer to geography and describes its origins and history and the topics it covers This video is part of a 5-Lesson introductory video set to be used as an introduction to Geography and Open Source GIS in an innovative ...

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Making invisible trends visible – cartography as expression

Making invisible trends visible – cartography as expression

Experimental Cartography: Philippe Rekacewicz in conversation with Dr Frederico Ferretti When you visualise data you can see deeper, previously invisible trends. Cartography is used to convey messages, express ideas, define concepts, try to explain the world, and ultimately make invisible trends visible. Critical cartography was first used by social justice activists to make visible the trends of the concentration of ...

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Adobe Photoshop for Cartographers and Mapmaking: Quick Selection Tool

Adobe Photoshop for Cartographers and Mapmaking: Quick Selection Tool

This video shows you how to use the Quick Selection Tool to select and extract very detailed objects from photo images. This tool can be used to extract a fighter jet, for example, from a photo of a jet flying over mountains. The jet can then be placed over a map in Adobe Illustrator to make it look like it ...

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Introduction to Geography

Introduction to Geography

Introduces viewers to the discipline of geography, a bit about it’s context, scope, and coverage. this video introduces the viewer to geography and describes its origins and history and the topics it covers

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Joining GIS polygons or areas in Adobe Illustrator with MAPublisher

Joining GIS polygons or areas in Adobe Illustrator with MAPublisher

This is a short video showing the new “Join Areas” feature of MAPublisher 8.4. It demonstrates how easy it is to combine polygons based on an attribute and manage the associated attribute data in a meaningful and useful manner.

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Introduction to Cartography

Introduction to Cartography

This video will introduce viewers to the discipline of cartography, the concept of mapping and map projections.

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