The elements that go into making a beautiful and functional map are simple to outline, but difficult to follow. The goal of most cartographers is to create a blend of form and function that is balanced, attractive, and contains exactly the right amount of data.
By the strictest definition, an elevation map is any map which shows the different elevations of an area. This can be as simple as printing elevations on a road map or as complex as topographical mapping. Most people are actually seeking a simple topographical map when they ask for an elevation map, as they want to see elevation in relationship to geographical features such as rivers, forests, and canyons.
Making a travel brochure takes times, effort and creativity. Whether you are creating a travel brochure for a school project or for a business, the main purpose of a travel brochure to introduce tourists to a place and provide itinerary ideas. Here are some tips on how to get you started to create your own travel brochure.
Weather maps are meant to provide you with an up-to-date simplified depiction of the current or predicted weather conditions in your region. Once you have a basic understanding of the common weather symbols, you will be able to tell, at a glance, what the weather is likely to be in your area even if you don’t have access to a … Read More