Marc Khachfe sent us this beautiful nighttime map of London. It’s not a photo, but a composition he created using Open Street Map data. Here’s what Marc told us about it:
No images were used in its creation, just raw OSM data and my 3D animation/2D compositing knowledge. I loved the images taken of cities at night by the astronauts on the International Space Station and wanted to print out a large poster. But I found the images too blurry and not big enough to print, so I set about replicating them!
The Simpson’s finally introduced their own wriggly, multicolored subway system. It has all the geometric appeal of a normal network (abstracted à la Vignelli, there is no geographic underlay). At least it doesn’t include a monorail …continue reading