Month: Honourable Mention (2020)
Organization: Andrew White, GIS Specialist, Stantec Consulting Ltd.
Products: ArcMap 10.3.1
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This map of the City of Hamilton has a sentimental origin. It was created as a gift for the designer’s fiancée when moving to her hometown. While creating it, the designer also learned their new geography. It hangs in their home now as a reminder of their time there. The somewhat unusual colour palette for a reference map started with her favourite colour—teal—and the rest were chosen to complement it. Who says geographers aren’t romantic?