Ortelius Map Design Software for MacOS

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Natural Earth Data: Worldwide GIS Maps

If you've ever tried to find good, authoritative sources of free,…

Maps In Modern Web Design: Showcase and Examples from Smashing Magazine

In a world where digital mapping is exploding, Zach Dunn offers…

Archive of Artistic Shaded Relief Online

If you love older maps for their uniquely hand-crafted style,…

Hand Drawn Map Association: Oodles of Love for the Hand Drawn Map

An all-time favorite site of mine is the Hand Drawn Map Association.…

Atlas of Explorations for the Pacific Railroad: Giving Some Love for the Hand-Drawn Map

Who doesn't love the artistry of a hand-drawn map? I've been…

Ortelius Map Design Software for Mac: We've Launched!

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A big thank-you to all of our testers and reviewers - we've made…

Ortelius Will Be at AAG: You’re Invited to Learn More

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Does your mapping software inspire creativity? Ortelius is a…

Using Text on Maps: Typography in Cartography

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Typography is the art and methods of arranging type, type design,…