[Osmf-talk] Rendering hill figures

Derick Rethans osm at derickrethans.nl
Mon Feb 27 10:08:53 UTC 2017


On Mon, 27 Feb 2017, edloach at gmail.com wrote:

> Andy wrote:
> 
> > I and several others have taken the trouble to map the outlines of
> > hill figures, like:
> > 
> > The Whipsnade lion:
> >     http://www.openstreetmap.org/search?query=51.8486337%2C
> > -0.5544528#map=18/51.84863/-0.55445
> > 
> > The Fovant badges
> >    http://www.openstreetmap.org/#map=17/51.05348/-1.97971
> > 
> > It would be good if these tourist attractions could be rendered in the
> > default map.
> 
> A couple of quick thoughts. Could you combine the outline of the Lion 
> with the tourism=attraction node, rather than having two OSM objects 
> representing the same thing? I suspect area tourist attractions render 
> in some way.  Also if you were to map the surrounding grass landuse as 
> a multipolygon the lion could be a hole, like some of the shapes on 
> Dovercourt sea front http://osm.org/go/0EH50LYJf

That's what done for this one:

http://www.openstreetmap.org/relation/2390028

cheers,
Derick



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