• Contemporary Elevation Data and Historical Maps Merge in Scott Reinhard's Digital Works

    4 days ago - By Colossal

    1966 Allen's Creek, Indiana. All images © Scott Reinhard, shared with permission
    By day, Scott Reinhard designs graphics for The New York Times. Recently, he created a United States map detailing where city-dwellers fled during the pandemic and another showing how the Pantanal wetland in Brazil has transformed into a massive inferno. Incorporating an ever-growing swath of data, his daily tasks are connected to the fluctuations of news cycles.
    But in his off-hours, the Brooklyn-based designer takes a broader look at the state of the nation. He merges vintage maps and contemporary elevation...
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