Venus Comb

Stories and poems and mermaids and stars

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thisiscitylab:


"Cartographers are artists. We are story tellers here to tell you about a place. It can be very fact-driven, but it’s akin to journalism—there’s information and facts, but then it’s up to the journalist to use judgment and creativity to figure how to best express that.”

-Making Better Digital Maps in an Era of Standardization
[Map: Bernhard Jenny]

thisiscitylab:

"Cartographers are artists. We are story tellers here to tell you about a place. It can be very fact-driven, but it’s akin to journalism—there’s information and facts, but then it’s up to the journalist to use judgment and creativity to figure how to best express that.”

-Making Better Digital Maps in an Era of Standardization

[Map: Bernhard Jenny]

Filed under maps! writers writing world in a drop of water the truth will set you free doctoruth