Typographic Maps (Pics)
A cartographic company creates maps by manually weaving words together.
Cartography company Axis Maps creates visually stunning maps using only typography. By manipulating words related to the physical location represented by the maps, the designers accurately plot out street locations, avenues, coastlines, districts, and other noteworthy indicators.
The creators explain:
Only by manually weaving together thousands upon thousands of carefully placed words does the full picture of the city emerge. Every single piece of type was manually placed, a process that took hundreds of hours to complete for each map.