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Eduard Imhof (1895 - 1986) was a professor of cartography at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, from 1925 to 1965. His studies on relief shading were revolutionary: all the editions of the Schweizerischer Mittelschulatlas, and the Schweizerischer Sekundarschulatlas, the atlases...

The Map as an Artistic Territory: Relief Shading Works and Studies by Eduard Imhof – SOCKS

Map: Ocean topography surrounding Iceland

Nautical Charts-Earth Sciences & Map Library-University of California, Berkeley

Map of Mount Everest

The November 1988 map of Mount Everest, which took four years to produce, relied on a high-resolution camera carried on the Columbia space shuttle and 160 overlapping aerial images taken from a Learjet flying at feet to map 380 square miles of the region.

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tomweimer: “ Heading for colder lands tomorrow; here’s a section from a giant Everest map, now proudly hanging in my living room. (at Weimerländer II) ”

As Berlin’s socialist roots clash with its capitalist present, one city official is snapping up apartment buildings before investors can in hopes of preserving the social mix. Part three of a series on Berlin’s attempt to urbanize without gentrification.

As Berlin’s socialist roots clash with its capitalist present, one city official is snapping up apartment buildings before investors can in hopes of preserving the social mix. Part three of a series on Berlin’s attempt to urbanize without gentrification.

Olivetti tried to build the idealer human city for its workers

Olivetti tried to build the idealer human city for its workers

About dogs

About dogs

Blackwork Tattoo Of A Woman Beautiful Piece Of Art

Blackwork Tattoo Of A Woman Beautiful Piece Of Art