Video Vancouver: LiDAR Data Dublin

This video shows LiDAR data for a portion of a study area in central Dublin. The initial 18 seconds demonstrates standard density... Read More

Cartographically Speaking: Vancouver vs. Historical Cities

To view a larger version, click here. 2011. That was the year I came across a website, now lost. It had a very simple interface... Read More

Cartographically Speaking: The Politics of Flight

Click here for a larger image. We tend to think of cities in their horizontal dimension—artifacts the spread laterally across the... Read More

Book Review – Great City Maps

Author: DK Publishing (2016) “A map is the greatest of all epic poems. Its lines and colors show the realization of great dreams.” ... Read More

Monster Home: A Connective Community Approach to Single Family Housing Districts

There is no question that Vancouver is a densifying city. Despite all the excitement and acrimony that comes with that prospective... Read More

Is B.C. home to a green building renaissance?

By Karen Tam Wu France was a hub of the Renaissance, an era that saw landmark buildings built in Paris, including parts of the Louvre... Read More

Cartographically Speaking: Vancouver Coloured Block Map

For a larger version, click here. This has been a long time coming. After the creation and publication of the Vancouver Neighbourhood... Read More

Schooling Vancouver

The ongoing challenges surrounding public education in Vancouver has been heating up recently as the deadline to submit a final budget... Read More