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Around The World: Displaying Maps & Globes

In the digital age of smartphones and GPS it's becoming easy to overlook the art of physical map making. I remember the days when the Thomas guide was a must have in my car at all times, but unless you're going into the wilderness, it's rarely necessary today to interact with a physical map.
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    Love the idea of a lampshade made out of old maps. Thinking of taking pictures with slides of old maps and making the lamp shade out of slides.

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Oh Em Gee. Map lamp. Great idea! you could use this concept with almost any type of paper. I would love to see one made out of old sheet music!

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