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Synonyms for mapmaking

the making of maps and charts

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With support for fair maps in the Illinois General Assembly, a hungry electorate and a national conversation on gerrymandering, is the Land of Lincoln finally ready to change its own backward mapmaking?
If the courts conclude, after all of the appeals have ended, that the state intentionally discriminated in its mapmaking or, in another ongoing case, in changing its voter ID laws, preclearance is one possible remedy.
This beautiful volume weaves "word" and "image" in a rich tapestry that offers insight about the history of China, Jesuit missionary activity, and the art and science of mapmaking. In addition to 42 well-presented and finely printed maps, the book includes three informative essays and helpful background information.
TomToms new transactional mapmaking platform brings great advantages in efficiencies and minimises the time between detecting changes in the real-world and updating the map on an end-users device.
In an alternate 1891, the world is torn and mapmaking is an art.
Even Adobe Photoshop brings image processing closer to mapmaking, with measurement and filtering functions that can un-distort planar surfaces, and tools to smoothen colour and textures.
This is pertinent to female cartographers as for centuries many lacked formal training in mapmaking, and entered their profession because of a hankering or capacity for travel, or collected maps and loved globes as a child.
She befriends an other-worldly boy, Trotham, whose mapmaking leads them into danger.
Mapmaking's history is rarely straightforward, however, because maps were often used as instruments of colonialism or evidence of outdated scientific hypotheses.
It's communal mapmaking, turning boaters into bees.
"We also believe that this game-changing evolution in mapmaking should be available to more businesses and more people around the world - it should expand beyond cars and beyond Nokia devices," he added.
It includes subjects as diverse as painting, sculpture, engineering, botany, mapmaking and anatomy.
PERSONAL GEOGRAPHIES: EXPLORATIONS IN MIXED-MEDIA MAPMAKING provides over twenty mixed-media map projects featuring a range of techniques and providing a gallery of maps by contributors from around the world.
They include lesson plans, discussion tips, and writing, mapmaking, storytelling, scientific observation, and other activities.
The display spans all of Da Vinci's interests, from painting and sculpture to engineering, botany, mapmaking, hydraulics and anatomy.