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(NACIS 2017) Doing Cartography as Professional Amateurs

093f0811fe96f1185abccd1a73b049ab?s=47 Alan McConchie
October 11, 2017

(NACIS 2017) Doing Cartography as Professional Amateurs

Video recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c1uGlO7rmEM

NOTE: some of these slides were animations in the original presentation. Sorry you're missing out! Follow the links for the live versions.

https://nacis2017.sched.com/event/BDhn/cartographic-design-ii-conception-cartographique-ii

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Alan McConchie

October 11, 2017
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  1. Alan McConchie @mappingmashups Stamen Design @stamen #NACIS2017 sta.mn/f3p Doing Cartography

    as Professional Amateurs sta.mn / rj7
  2. oblique strategies for data and design

  3. • OpenStreetMap: Every Line Ever sta.mn / rzx

  4. Volunteered Geographic Information: amateurs

  5. Definition of amateur 1. one who engages in a pursuit,

    study, science, or sport as a pastime rather than as a profession. • She played soccer as an amateur before turning professional. • a tournament that is open to both amateurs and professionals 2. one lacking in experience and competence in an art or science. • The people running that company are a bunch of amateurs. • He's a mere amateur when it comes to cooking. 3. devotee, admirer. • I am a philologist or amateur of the language … —Phillip Howard merriam-webster.com
  6. OpenStreetMap: expert amateurs?

  7. Stamen Watercolor maps.stamen.com

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  9. Watercolor process sta.mn / 622

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  12. maps for dawdling not for navigation

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  14. professional amateurs?

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  16. sealevel.climatecentral.org sta.mn / 7bh

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  19. climate.audubon.org sta.mn / wf9

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  23. dsl.richmond.edu / panorama

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  26. github.com / americanpanorama

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  28. la.stamen.com

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  37. penny.digitalglobe.com

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  39. sta.mn/ knt #stamenpreview

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  42. sta.mn/rj7 // @mappingmashups // alan@stamen.com thank you!