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    Map The Commonwealth

    A commissioned alternate history map.

    Done in PS.
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    love the style on this. Didnt they need a scalebar?

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    Nicely done. I am always impressed by your different styles.

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    A lovely map! May I ask you, how do you do your textures? I'm always interested in learning different approaches!

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    Thank you, guys!

    @Lukc: I usually use a texture as top layer and try different blend options and opacity. A good place to get textures is http://www.cgtextures.com/

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    Awesome as usual

    Even if I am correct, I would still advise you to follow your heart. This whole Cartographers Guild thing, it seems to me, is more about passion and skill and learning new techniques than it is about definitions and rules.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jtougas View Post
    Awesome as usual
    Can't argue with that!
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    Thank you, guys.

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    Sapiento, the cgtextures site is a goldmine! Thank you!

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    I still think your alternate history maps are the best I've ever seen. Great work, Sap.

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