Gorilla research in Musanze, Rwanda: Hillshades!
Posted by smathermather on January 22, 2017
No more in depth write up yet, but I’ve been working on some of the cartographic products to show in the background of maps. Since Rwanda is so beautifully hilly (read: mountainous) and the research is focused on the Virunga Mountains (volcanoes) themselves, this is a huge opportunity for some hillshades to figure in the background of some maps.
So… the following image probably won’t make its way into production maps, but it is very painterly and beautiful, so I thought I’d share it: