Map of Soła Tannery, Oświęcim, Poland, November 1947

This is another project I am working on with Jody Russell Manning, Ph.D., professor of history at Rowan University’s Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies.  I created this map using a hand-drawn “memory” map.  The site is a tannery in Oświęcim (Auschwitz), Poland, used during WWII as a storage area for personal belongings of the […]

Digitization of Hand-Drawn Rowan University/Edelman Fossil Park Map

In close coordination with Zachary Christman, Associate Professor and GIS Program Director in Rowan University’s Department of Geography, Planning and Sustainability, I am in the process of digitizing the Rowan University/Edelman Fossil Park’s Fossil Map (https://www.rowan.edu/fossils/).  The map is 1 square meter in size and contains roughly 1300 fossils.  I first photographed small sections of […]

Remembrance and Development: Mapping structural changes in and around Dachau, 1945-2017

These maps were created in an interdisciplinary cooperation between myself and Jody Russell Manning, Ph.D., professor of history at Rowan University’s Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies.  I created these maps from numerous archival aerial photographs showing residential and commercial change around the former Dachau Concentration Camp, from 1945 to 2017.  This research is ongoing […]

Custom Color Palettes

BottingColorPalette EdamamePalette   I created these color palettes during my cartography class this summer.  One is based on a birthday card that Barbara Botting made for me (http://www.studiobotting.com/).  The other is based on a photo of my son’s yummy lunch.  Please feel free to use.

New Jersey Earthquake History Map (KML/KMZ)

NJ Earthquake History KMZ This series of maps gives a brief introduction on the State of New Jersey’s earthquake history.  I chose to examine the geologic history of New Jersey as it pertains to earthquakes.  I am not originally from New Jersey so I did not know the frequency or magnitude of earthquakes that the state […]

New Jersey Organic Farm Map

NJOrganicFarmMap I created this map for a Cartography project.  I envisioned the map as a poster in window of a corner store, showing some of the many organic farms throughout the state.  New Jersey is not known for its organic farming but it definitely should be.  The map was created in Adobe Illustrator.  I traced […]