Nosara, Costa Rica really is a surfer’s paradise with the some of the best wave action in the world.   Our task for my last lab assignment in Cartography is to correct a map that was not the easiest to read. So, I set our to use Illustrator to trace the initial image and then I started deleting all of the text, roads, and symbols.  Then using the old map as a base I took the cluttered map and created a more minimalistic map highlighting the points of interest.   Check out the before and after, tell me what you think, share if you like.

To view the pdf of the map, click here Lab7map

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Nice surf

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Look at that wave

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The old map, kind of hard to read.

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The new and improved map. Easier to read.

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