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    Default Hey folks!

    Hi,
    First of all: I'm from Germany, so please apologize the (hopefully few) mistakes in my English ;-).
    I always loved looking at maps, whether historical or fantasy ones (especially Lord of the Rings), due to the fact that my imagination had no borders while looking at them.

    I thus thought it would be great building my own maps on the PC with Photoshop. You know, like "Can't be that hard to do". But I have to admit that it's, indeed, quite hard work to get a decent result.

    Looking forward to learn the mapping basics and maybe more from this forum, I hope that I can soon post my first passably looking maps!

    I hope for honest feedback :-).

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    Welcome to the Guild.

    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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    Welcome Aboard!
    My Finished Maps | My Challenge Maps | Ghoraja Juun, my largely stagnated campaign setting.

    Unless otherwise stated by me in the post, all work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License.



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    Welcome to the Guild!
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    Any questions on CC3? Post them with CC3 in the Subject Line!
    MY 'FAMOUS' CC3 MAPS: Thunderspire; Pyramid of Shadows; King of the Trollhaunt Warrens; Demon Queen's Enclave

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    welcome to the guild, remember to check out the tutorial section and when you're ready for critique or just need help, post your map in a WIP thread
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