Powered by Bravenet Bravenet Blog

Wednesday, May 22nd 2013

8:43 AM

Map Geek 05: The Big "O" Goes Hollywood

 

Map Geek 05: The Big "O" Goes Hollywood (OX version here) highlights celebrity natives and film settings. To make the map I created the list of waypoints in GSAK, exported it and opened it in various map programs, off- and online. The best results came from using an OpenStreetMap in BaseCamp, grabbing a screenshot, and using GIMP to replace the markers with stars. The map started like this:

 

 
and ended like this:
 
Here's an interactive map made in Google Fusion Tables. (Not embeddable on a cache page, unfortunately, but fun nonetheless.)
 

 
0 comment(s).

There are no comments to this entry.

Post New Comment

This Blog owner requires you to have a Bravenet Blog account in order to post to this entry. If you have a Blog account, enter your username and password below.
No Smilies More Smilies »