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cartographer

[kär′täg·rə·fər]
(graphic arts)
An individual who makes charts or maps.
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Robinson's cartographer selects objects that make sense in the context of the map's purpose or audience.
Caption: Ahmad Ghossein, The Last Cartographer in the Republic.
Although French cartographers were leading the way in producing increasingly accurate images of the world, much of their work was based on false assumptions until the development and widespread use of aerial photography was to be introduced more than a century later.
Wapowski allegedly assisted the Italian cartographer in his work on the this contemporary map.
The Cartographer's Paradox is one of the many book art pieces along with paintings on paper, gouache and rice paper -- by artist Tanmoy Samanta that are on display at an exhibition titled All I have learned and forgotten'.
Towns With Nick Crane (BBC Two Wales, Thursday, 8pm) [bar] NICHOLAS Crane is an explorer and cartographer so you might expect that for his latest series, he'd be travelling up the Amazon or immersing himself in the customs of a remote tribe.
The year-long contest started in January 2010 in memory of Piri Reis, Ottoman geographer and cartographer whose world map is the oldest known Turkish atlas showing the New World, and one of the oldest maps of America still in existence in the world.
THERE are a lot of collectors of drawing instruments, this chrome plated set, probably belonged to a cartographer (map maker) or an architect, circa 1930s.
Insistent explorers eventually corrected the public record, but hundreds of documents, including this circa 1650 map by Dutch cartographer Johannes Vingboons, preserve the error.
Washburn, who died in 2007, was an expert aerial photographer and cartographer. He made more than 50 trips to Alaska during a 70-year career.
Abdul-Hadi Hantash, a cartographer and expert on Jewish settlements said that "Israel aims through these plans to empty the "C areas" from its Palestinian residents to open streets for settlements and to use them in the future for building settlements".