View Full Version : Make Topographic maps

12-22-2010, 03:36 PM
does anyone knows how to make a topo map?

12-22-2010, 07:38 PM
Starting with a heightfield, use something like Photoshop. Use the Posterize adjustment to get the number of contours, followed by the Find Edges filter convert the posterized image into contours. I then did a fade operation to get the slight background in there:

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After that it's labeling and decoration.