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Digital maps might be more practical in the 21st century, but the long tradition of cartography is magical

“The sheer craft of how they produced these maps … They’re invariably copper engravings, and there’s such skill required in this process. And then there’s the beauty: the fabulous colours and cartouches that they employ.”

#map #maps #atlas #cartography #cartographer #geography #geoscience #art
 
Digital maps might be more practical in the 21st century, but the long tradition of cartography is magical

“The sheer craft of how they produced these maps … They’re invariably copper engravings, and there’s such skill required in this process. And then there’s the beauty: the fabulous colours and cartouches that they employ.”

#map #maps #atlas #cartography #cartographer #geography #geoscience #art
 
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