Customized Maps

Note: This website hasn't been updated for a couple of years. Standby for a new format and projects in 2017.

Colorado Springs near Memorial Park
  • Colorado Springs Map #1
  • Colorado Springs Map #2
  • Colorado Springs Elevation Map #1
  • Colorado Springs Elevation Map #2
  • Eve Online Map #1
  • Eve Online Map #2
  • Eve Online Map #3

Technologies

mapnik, cascadenik, Linux, Tilestache, OpenStreetMap

Status

Experimental

Link

http://www.christopherstevens.cc/blog/2011/05/08/generating-maps-colorado-springs

Roles

Developer/designer

Additional Credits

Check out Mapnik, OpenStreetMap, Tilestache (and all the smaller projects that make up those projects), all making custom maps possible.

Purpose

Learn how to generate custom designed maps for that time when it will come in handy (and have fun learning something new!)

Additional Information

Read the blog here.

"I think the one overwhelming emotion that we had was when we saw the earth rising in the distance over the lunar landscape . . . . It makes us realize that we all do exist on one small globe. For from 230,000 miles away it really is a small planet."
--Frank Borman