Monday, December 20, 2010

Cool feature called “Destination Maps” from Bing Maps

Recently I found this cool feature called “Destination Maps” from Bing Maps, which basically allows you to pick up a location, adjust an extent and then create a map out of it. The real cool thing though is the “sketchy” and “treasure” map style. BTW you can export the final map as PDF or JPEG format in different size. Here are the two maps I created:



Looks good, huh? It makes a good poster.

1 comment:

  1. I read an article couple years ago about MS research facility at India. One of highlighted project is to create map with this kind of antique style. Never thought this could be used in a real app.