“How many times do designers think they need to control an experience when instead they should focus on how to influence it?”
from: Functioning Form, http://www.lukew.com/ff/entry.asp?829
Must read must read must read!
A slightly rubbish / slightly endearing potentially useable 3D map. But that flashing is pretty unbearable.
File under ‘for reference’.
Found via digitalurban.blogspot.com: “The movie below created by Designhive details how Atkins’ two-dimensional traffic and pedestrian models can be coupled with 3D Studio Max in such a way it is difficult to distinguish the model from a real piece of video footage.”
Is that it’s not very accurate:
You need not fear finding yourself caught short on the tube netwrok in london anymore, TfL have released a new Toilets Map showing all of the tube stations with public toilets.
You can’t help but be taken in by the charm of the humble map compass. Started as a simple orientation point cartographers have embellished them with illustrative with lovely illustrative ornamentation. This cropped up while i was looking into the map monsters, there’s a whole world of stuff out there.