Compare the two images. They convey the same information, point data in a constrained Geographic space. The effect changes the whole thing.
A cities public transport network relies on having sheltered dry places to wait for the next bus; especially in a student city. Damage to this infrastructure affects the whole service. Continue reading “Bus shelter after bus shelter damaged make change necessary”
City water networks are inspected regularly. CCTV footage helps confirm replacement scheduling. These are algorithmically generated, and are not always that reliable. Lets make some information visible.
Pokie machines… a questionable social vice or good fun. Regardless of your point of view, they are certainly profitable. Palmerston North City and Ashhurst spent $4,623,896.06 on them in 2017. That’s $57.70 per person in a city of 80,000. Continue reading “A Pokie Question”
When mapping at a local scale we’re usually trying to show some sort of targeted data. This makes context important, but not so much that it takes away from the data your trying to show. Continue reading “The Value of Building Footprints”
While working on a project I came across this effect. I was trying to render a height map, for both the country Continue reading “DEM effects”
For many people, a city’s success is judged aesthetically. Basically how pleasant an environment is it. Continue reading “Cleaning up the City – Graffiti”