Results 1 to 6 of 6

Thread: Which version of city map looks better for my world map?

  1. #1
      RonnyRulz is offline
    Guild Apprentice
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    37

    Default Which version of city map looks better for my world map?

    I am trying to perfect the lighting and contrast, but I've been working for so long I can't tell which looks better.

    Which version of city map looks better for my world map?-landstromscities.jpgWhich version of city map looks better for my world map?-mycitiesfilters.jpg


    For context, I am trying to find something that fits well enough with my worldmap. The city maps don't use the same artwork at all, but I at least tried to achieve the same saturated coloring.

    Which version of city map looks better for my world map?-kwaynos.png

  2. #2
      Ilanthar is offline
    Guild Artisan Ilanthar's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    France
    Posts
    585

    Default

    Well, that's a bit tricky because I prefer the second one (on the right) but the first one seems to have colors more close to your world map.

  3. #3
      - Max - is offline
    Community Leader Gracious Donor - Max -'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    France
    Posts
    2,407

    Default

    What bothers me is that some red buildings have a strong dark outline while some others don't have it.

  4. #4
      RonnyRulz is offline
    Guild Apprentice
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    37

    Default

    Thank you.

    Quote Originally Posted by - Max - View Post
    What bothers me is that some red buildings have a strong dark outline while some others don't have it.
    Now that you point it out, that bothers me too.

    Hopefully when I create my own maps, that problem won't be there (or I will know why that is the case.)

    I don't think it has to do with all of my adjustment layers and filter effects in photoshop though. The original is like that too.
    But since I will be using the same symbol set, it might happen to me too. Let's hope not!

  5. #5
    Guild Novice generalhead's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2013
    Location
    Pittsburgh Pennsylvania (USA)
    Posts
    13

    Default

    If you are still taking votes on this I vote the latter of the two. The colors are a little too pronounced in the first map.
    The second map kind of has a natural haze to it that blends the colors nicely.

  6. #6
      Viking is offline
    Guild Adept Gracious Donor Viking's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Canada
    Posts
    369

    Default

    The second gets my vote as well.
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Finished Maps: Skenth - Prints Available!
    Works in Progress: Arinthia - region of Skenth

    Need something commissioned? Send me a message!

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •