[OSM-talk] Own maps with hill shading and routes using mapnik
igor.brejc at gmail.com
Sun Sep 14 08:11:30 BST 2008
Nice effort, good to have such information in one place. As for other
techniques, I've just posted a Kosmos-rendered map of the same (and very
beautiful, BTW) place:
I used standard rules:
Holger Schöner wrote:
> [sorry for the first mail, it should have gone to talk-de ...]
> A project, which I am pursuing since some weeks now is the rendering of own
> maps using mapnik, which include contour lines, hill shading, bicycle and
> hiking routes, and highway=path. This has cost me quite some time, and some
> parts now only work because of lucky discoveries. So I started to write up
> the relevant steps in an own wiki page, to ease this process for others who
> might have similar interests:
> Currently, the data preprocessing is described more or less completely.
> Adaptations to the default mapnik styles will follow soon.
> My work was inspired by the great progress of the cycle map (thanks a lot to
> the authors!).
> Feedback will be appreciated, of course. And maybe someone has some ideas,
> how the maps can be further improved, or can even contribute some technique
> or implementation ...
> Holger Schoener
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