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About the Essential Geography of the USA

My new (Nov. 2015) Artist's Statement

. “…your new map of the U.S. has dramatically altered my perception of the nation…Here, finally, the representation...

Until the publication of the Essential Geography of the USA, no map illustrated the United States' fundamental geographic elements - the...

The "Essential Geography" map of the United States is terrific. It is filled with all the information you'd expect, and...

In Classical Cartography: The Missing Genre, I show what I see as the path to geographic enlightenment in America. The...

Click on the link below to download a full-size PDF that compares the amount of geographic content on the Essential Geography with the amount of geographic...

The combined influences of land, water, air and all living things converge to sculpt the Earth's surface into a work of functional art called geography....

The 38th Annual Map Competition of the Cartography and Geographic Information Society (CaGIS) selected "The Essential Geography of...

My name is Dave Imus. I've made maps as Imus Geographics since 1983. A lifetime Oregonian, I...

By Geographic Editor, Peter Eberhardt This new map by national award winning cartographer David Imus portrays the geographic...

Selected works by Dave Imus, making maps as Imus Geographics since 1983    Roseburg Metropolitan Area, Oregon: 1983 / 1:23,400 / ink on mylar, hand-lettered...