Dec 29 2017
A Digital Cartographer Tries Drawing by Hand
Fresh from trying to replicate hand-drawn effects (or even papercut effects) digitally, John M. Nelson has crossed over and begun attempting actual hand-drawn maps. Here he documents how he created a hand-drawn map as a Christmas present; here he gives hillshading by hand a try. Previously: Five Years of Drought; Cartographers’ Stories; The Earth at Night, Updated.