What a cool site. Love it!
dunno if this link was posted here already but there was some pretty creative people posting maps here, so for some inspiration check it out...
Fun stuff, I like it. We could use something like that for a challenge...find a smudge and turn it into a map.
If the radiance of a thousand suns was to burst at once into the sky, that would be like the splendor of the Mighty One...I am become Death, the Shatterer of worlds.
-J. Robert Oppenheimer (father of the atom bomb) alluding to The Bhagavad Gita (Chapter 11, Verse 32)
My Maps ~ My Brushes ~ My Tutorials ~ My Challenge Maps
If you look back far enough, you'll see a map of one of our members (Highlander) has found its way there.
EDIT: Here it is!
Last edited by euio; 11-24-2009 at 06:39 AM.
One of those Alternate Earth History people.
This post might be of interest here:
It's about the "Atlas of True Names" which presents a map of the world with entomological place names. For example London is replaced with "Hillfort", Dublin with "Black Pool" and Manchester with "Bear Guard Home". Makes me a little less embarrassed by my unimaginative place names.
“Maps encourage boldness. They're like cryptic love letters. They make anything seem possible.”
woah I just spent an hour looking through that site... awesome find!