PDA

View Full Version : Reference Material



Pages : [1] 2

  1. WWII time-series map
  2. Natural resources by biome
  3. Old Topograher
  4. Cartology: The Science of Mapping
  5. Medieval Tolkien illustrations
  6. Public domain castles
  7. Merian The Great
  8. USGS Online Map Viewer
  9. Selecting a Map Projection
  10. Getty images
  11. Super Planet Crash - Planetary System Simulator
  12. Fantastical inspiration
  13. Video Discussing Measurement of Coastlines
  14. An underground city in Turkey that once housed 20,000 people.
  15. Cartographies of Travel and Navigation
  16. The History of Cartography and some hand drawn elements
  17. Hand drawn top down mountains
  18. A begininers guide to understanding Coats of Arms
  19. Nautical Charts as reference
  20. How big should your fort or castle be? Cool stuff about fort dimensions!
  21. Resources for map making and learning how to create maps
  22. Free/premium Vector maps
  23. A zillion links to creative sites
  24. Off The Map: Fly-Through Video of 17th Century London
  25. Cartography-Related Tools List
  26. Map of Nerath, Wizards 4th Edition Setting....
  27. Fantasy Environments/Landscapes (for battlemap inspiration)
  28. Another cool link ... globe maker, wired.com article
  29. a postcard with an ancient map reproduction (from '30s)
  30. Relief Models
  31. Paid Cartography - Resources
  32. Dymaxion Projection Template
  33. Physical Geography Resource
  34. Fantastic book on map monsters - some scans online
  35. British Library online map assets - massive amount
  36. CityGenerator v2.2 is out
  37. Ebook on Carto
  38. A Question of Style
  39. ORBIS - a tool for understanding travel in ancient Rome
  40. Old maps Pinterest boards
  41. Map History Forum / MapHist
  42. Book: Sea Monsters on medieval and renaissance maps
  43. celtic design website
  44. The Traditional Process of creating Woodcut Maps?
  45. History of Mapmaking Reference...?
  46. Protecting yourself as a Graphic Designer
  47. Lots of interesting mapping tidbits and style inspiration.
  48. Kowloon Walled city cutthrough
  49. World Design Lessons
  50. Map Style inspiration from... anywhere.
  51. Atlas of True Names
  52. Digital Augustan Rome....
  53. Free High res historic maps of New York
  54. Youtube video of hand drawn city map
  55. Ye Olde Google Pirate Mappes.....
  56. Wizards of the Coast's 2013 April Fool's Walkthrough Maps....
  57. French 3D Vauban Fortification Relief Map Exhibit....
  58. Ancient Rome infographic
  59. Floorplans of Famous TV Shows....
  60. Artwork by Casey Cripe
  61. Atlas Obscura
  62. Dungeon and Dragon Magazine via the Internet Archive.....
  63. Andreas Claren, Cartographer....
  64. Maps from the Artesia RPG Playtest....
  65. Mapping the Medieval Urban Landscape
  66. Building plans and 3d models - architecht unknown
  67. AT-AT cutaway
  68. Castle of the Bloated One Megadungeon....
  69. Maki Icons for maps.
  70. Heraldry - Explanations of Violations
  71. Medieval Urban History Links
  72. Found a great reference book called Compact Castles
  73. Maps from the Mark of the East...
  74. Resources for worldbuilding - geography, climate
  75. Master Planned Cities as seen from space....
  76. Sci Fi Inspiration: 100,000 Stars
  77. A Somewhat Creepy Vision of an Agrarian Future
  78. TV Tropes
  79. Metropolitan Museum of Art Exhibition Catalogs....
  80. An inspiring book on mazes & labyrinths
  81. Sailing Speeds
  82. A Fine Article Reconstructing a Mediaeval Town - Birmingham in this case.
  83. Gorgeous, often very high res maps that are shared on Reddit - a wide variety.
  84. Introduction to Map Projections
  85. Victorian Infographics
  86. Skout Resources for designers
  87. A Guide to RPG Mapping by Denis Tetreault
  88. Defensible Subterranean Manhattan
  89. Useful Legal Documents for Designers
  90. How far a horse travels in one day
  91. Real Geology....
  92. Looking for a good Europe and area reference map
  93. David Rumsey Map Collection
  94. Maps of Richard Harrison
  95. ORBIS - travel in antiquity
  96. 10 natural wonders you might want to put in your maps
  97. Many English Castles
  98. Space colony cutaways from the 1970s
  99. The Public Domain Review
  100. Free Mapping Books on Google
  101. A very cool wind-map (live) of the US.
  102. A new digital library of aerial photos of UK
  103. Vintyri (TM) SS2 for CC3 Documentation Available
  104. Tectonics/Climate Resources
  105. Swiss Relief Shading Site
  106. Map Drawing Book For Use in Public Schools
  107. Shane Watt Cartographer....
  108. Celtic Knotwork Tutorial Link
  109. Tiwi Islands - Call the River Police!
  110. Lost Cavern of the Queen of Ropes....
  111. Dai's list of conworld building
  112. Railroad Company logo designs
  113. General Worldbuilding Resources
  114. Visualisation of Ocean Currents
  115. Strait of Juan de Fuca showing wrecks (1895)
  116. Ice Age Coastlines
  117. Vehicle Blueprints and deckplans
  118. Fan map of Larry Niven's Ringworld....
  119. Old Maps Online.....
  120. Emily Garfield Artist and Cartographer.....
  121. Captain Future Maps
  122. Lidar map of forest height
  123. Vintage Printables: Source for Old Maps
  124. Interesting Hyrule Map (Legend of Zelda)
  125. Colour Scheme Designer
  126. The Ornamental Map - Harvard Map Collection
  127. bibliodyssey map-ornamentation
  128. Places of the Dead: Death is Icky but Universal
  129. Medieval City Occupations
  130. Subterranean Reference
  131. Cartographic Collection Guide Released (FM8, Dundjinni, CC3)
  132. Historical American Building Survey - Great Resource
  133. How to Choose a Projection
  134. Cool random generator site
  135. Alyssa Faden, Cartographer....
  136. Strange Maps
  137. Benjamin Sack - Awesome artist at ConceptArt.org
  138. 40 old maps - 800 px
  139. An inspiring collection
  140. Looking for some reference material for autumn trees!
  141. Art & Cartography
  142. -Cubeworld-
  143. Planet Designer
  144. Byzantium Novum Militarium......
  145. Cosmographies
  146. Polygonal Map Generation
  147. Refernce data on slums in Bangladesh
  148. Basilicus World Building Wiki
  149. Skymap.gr
  150. Geology Coloring Book
  151. Big A's Big List of Stuff
  152. Gough Map of Great Britian (zoomable version)
  153. History of Cartography
  154. Tarascon Castle
  155. Google web fonts.
  156. Web chantier - Vector image portal
  157. Support Material for Building a Realistic World
  158. Free Map Tools
  159. Leaving this here...........
  160. A list of some fantasy fiction maps
  161. A much ignored mapping style...ripped right from the halls of our youth!
  162. The Yale University Open Access image library.
  163. Abandoned Stations
  164. Sale over at Expeditious Retreat Press
  165. http://custommaps.ws/
  166. MERP Maps at Lindefirion.net.....
  167. La Grande Quest D&D Dungeon and Cavern Maps.....
  168. BBC Documentary on Medieval maps
  169. Ancient Antarctica?
  170. Maybe inspirational for mapping...
  171. Canal Aqueduct
  172. Apophysis 3D hack
  173. Some Font Creation Information and Links
  174. Mevieval russian city plans and other
  175. Big Map Blog.....
  176. Two great photos of the Earth
  177. I see so many village + docks maps! Great image
  178. scimaps.org
  179. Jules Verne Maps
  180. real relief reference
  181. Walled Cities
  182. Pixelized Map of China
  183. Speculative Satellite Image Observations
  184. Aerial Photos of the Rockies
  185. googleartproject.com ... I see this as absolutely awesome.
  186. The British Library Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts
  187. Various Castle References
  188. 17th-century collection of city maps of the Netherlands (Stedenboek)
  189. Some lovely Perspective Map references
  190. Areal Photography Poland
  191. Mapping Symbology
  192. Mapping Facebook Connections.
  193. Wheel of Time 13th Depository Maps....
  194. Kowloon Walled City.....
  195. Mäp of metal!
  196. The Ancient City of Mari
  197. Life in Medieval England
  198. River Formation
  199. Mapping Inspirations
  200. Shaded Relief Archive
  201. Russian Army Map Symbols
  202. Positioning names on maps
  203. Pretty cool floorplans...
  204. RocketDad's Ten Rules for Plausible Spacecraft Design:
  205. Pausible Spacecraft Resign for Role-Playing Games
  206. China does a google maps
  207. A Hint on Fitting Terrain to Rivers
  208. "Closed-basin" lakes...
  209. Hello All!
  210. A great list of useful Cartography links
  211. Roman cargo boat - reference pics
  212. Various Roman Buildings - Reference pics
  213. Roman Circus Reference Pics
  214. Roman Bridge - Reference pics
  215. Roman Amphitheatre - Reference Pics
  216. Roman Forum - Reference Pics
  217. Roman City - Arles
  218. Easy To Make Grids for Battlemaps
  219. Maps from Italy
  220. Children's books - a great source of beautiful building cutaways.
  221. Nan Madol
  222. Roman fortress in Wales...
  223. Ramsey Dow's Maps at Sickly Purple Death Ray.....
  224. Calligraphy (with some Gimp)
  225. Beautiful map design
  226. Mapping process of Moscow metro system
  227. Decorative-Maps.com
  228. Easy to Use download of high-res Elevation
  229. Realistic vs. Fantasy Populations
  230. The real world is just so neat
  231. Looking for Late 1800s US Town maps
  232. Powerpoint slides of Shanxi China - A Town built on a cliff
  233. Norscand Geofiction Maps....
  234. Sand
  235. Roof tile texture
  236. How deep is the ocean
  237. Maps of the Caribbean
  238. I had Kale for dinner and heres the high def photos to prove it.
  239. An incredible resource of old maps
  240. Comic Book Cartography
  241. incredible medieval city map
  242. Loads of Historical Maps, Ancient -1900's?
  243. An article I found when searching "climate based on Coriolis"...
  244. Early American (1700-?) Maps
  245. Stadtkreation Urbangeofiction Imaginary City Map Collection.....
  246. Crystalline Textures
  247. Medival Towns Book
  248. Map showing China at center of world...
  249. Anthropomorphic maps?
  250. CiGen - city generator