News

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Aug 19

August 29, 2019

Now available to purchase, your favourite maps

By Caroline Robinson /

Our maps are now available to buy on RedBubble We have created spectacular pieces of art as well as beautifully...

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Aug 19

August 19, 2019

Cornwall Trade & Investment (CT&I) – Women in Tech 2019

By Caroline Robinson /

Caroline recognised as one of Cornwall's leading women in tech Cornwall’s leading tech companies were exhibiting at the 'Women of...

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On the brink book cover and book mark

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Aug 19

August 12, 2019

On the brink – A book by Charles Fox

By Caroline Robinson /

Commissioning a map This project came to us by referral, even though there isn't many degrees of separation between myself...

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Room of people attending data science cornwall talk

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Aug 19

August 5, 2019

Data Science Cornwall – Talk and workshop

By Caroline Robinson /

Making use of innovation spaces in Cornwall The Air building at Falmouth University's Tremough Campus is a delightful building which...

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Sample of brand identity style guide

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Jul 19

July 30, 2019

Women in Geospatial – New network with new brand identity

By Caroline Robinson /

Start-up, start big Women in Geospatial, a professional network to promote gender-equality in the geospatial industry, has gone viral on...

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Sample of data in QGIS for Duchy College Workshop

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Jul 19

July 23, 2019

Agri-tech Cornwall Workshop – Up-skilling land-managers in Cornwall with QGIS workshop at Duchy College

By Caroline Robinson /

Helping land-managers to plan spatially Agri-tech Cornwall is a funding programme specifically for encouraging rural businesses including farmers and land-owners...

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Dutch Tulip Fields by Joshua Stevens

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Jul 19

July 22, 2019

Future Session #2 – Digital disruption and innovation for humanitarian needs

By Caroline Robinson /

Mapping and tracking social & environmental impact with Earth Observation and Big Data Analysis With Elke Sauter, Liliand Gonzalez, Andrei...

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Map location of Hague Hunaity Hub

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Jun 19

June 4, 2019

Hello Humanity Hub

By Caroline Robinson /

Exciting times as Clear Mapping Co set-up base in the Hague With all the potential disruption due to Brexit, we...

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Magazine open with 'Falmouth Firm on the map'

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May 19

May 29, 2019

Goodbye to OutsetCornwall

By Caroline Robinson /

Starting a business in Cornwall? Get support from OutsetCornwall If you're looking to start a business in Cornwall, there are...

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m00499_Blog_Missing_Maps_Mapping_Festival_2018; Fighting Female Genital Mutilation; FGM; with Maps; task https://tasks.hotosm.org/project/4323; #MissingMaps; #TanzaniaFGM; #TanzaniaDevelopmentTrust; #UKMF2018; UK Mapping Festival 2018; Refreshments sponsored by @clearmappingco

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May 19

May 13, 2019

UK Mapping Festival – Missing Maps Event

By Caroline Robinson /

Making maps for good! MissingMaps Mapathon is a way to volunteer your time and learn new skills, while contributing information...

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Countryside Restoration Trust, CRT, 25th Birthday, Silver Jubilee, 2018

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May 19

May 7, 2019

Happy 25 Birthday to the Countryside Restoration Trust (CRT)

By Caroline Robinson /

Review of CRT 25th Silver Jubilee Lecture November 2018, RGS, London Happy Birthday to the Countryside Restoration Trust (CRT) as...

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Sustainable Development Goals #GlobalGoals #SDG #SustDev

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Apr 19

April 27, 2019

What are SDGs?

By Caroline Robinson /

We discuss what are Sustainable Development Goals and who needs to know? All of the United Nations Member States have...

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First edition by Caroline Robinson as Senior Editor

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Feb 19

February 11, 2019

New Senior Editor Announced

By Caroline Robinson /

Caroline becomes Senior Editor of Maplines at the British Cartographic Society (BCS) Maplines is the Society's membership magazine which goes...

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Welcome back to 2019

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Jan 19

January 14, 2019

Getting ready for Summer 2019

By Caroline Robinson /

Tips for improving your customer-service this season Welcome to 2019! Now is the time to take down the Christmas decorations...

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Snow in Falmouth & Penryn

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Dec 18

December 18, 2018

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year for 2019

By Caroline Robinson /

Enjoy the winter season and we look forward to seeing you in 2019! The studio is closed from Monday (17)...

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Brand Identity Guidelines

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Nov 18

November 14, 2018

What is a brand identity style guide – why is it important?

By Caroline Robinson /

What is a brand identity style guide? When starting your own business, creating a brand identity style guide may not...

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UK Mapping Festival 2018 Entry to BCS Awards

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Oct 18

October 29, 2018

UK’s First Mapping Festival 2018 and British Cartographic Society (BCS) Awards

By Caroline Robinson /

UK’s First Mapping Festival 2018 For those who live and work with maps, the UK Mapping Festival was the highlight...

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Caroline Robinson creating an illustrated map

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Oct 18

October 23, 2018

What is the design process when creating a map and how does this affect your budget?

By Caroline Robinson /

Commissioning a map Commissioning any project can at times feel daunting. When working with a good cartographer the costs of...

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How to find us - directions to the Clear Mapping Co office

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Oct 18

October 15, 2018

Google Maps – what are the alternatives

By Caroline Robinson /

As you may well be aware Google is now charging its users for the Google Maps API. As of 11...

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Pantone swatch

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Oct 18

October 9, 2018

The colour challenge for cartographers – what you need to know before you create a map

By Caroline Robinson /

Colour is worthy of great study as a topic on its own When creating a map, we always ask if...

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Compass on OS map showing Falmouth

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Jul 18

July 3, 2018

What is the Geospatial Commission? How will it impact businesses?

By Caroline Robinson /

What is the Geospatial Commission? In November 2017 the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced in his Autumn Briefing the implementation...

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Visitor using paper map

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Jun 18

June 19, 2018

What are the benefits of paper maps to tourism?

By Caroline Robinson /

A brief history of paper maps Paper maps originated from a military background in Britain. The potential threat of invasions...

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May 18

May 14, 2018

GIS trends in Higher Education

By Caroline Robinson /

In Caroline's previous blog "How satellite imagery supports good governance" she spoke about presenting her paper and the conference themes presented...

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Caroline Robinson drawing by hand

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May 18

May 7, 2018

How to start a career in cartography: Caroline Robinson shares her journey

By Caroline Robinson /

We are often contacted by people asking how to start a career in cartography. Caroline thought it would be useful...

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Aliathon Village

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Apr 18

April 16, 2018

How satellite imagery supports good governance

By Caroline Robinson /

Attending the RSCy 2018 Conference Caroline was invited to present her paper on “Innovation in Arabic cartography for the National...

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Wildflowers

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Apr 18

April 9, 2018

What is a GIS (Geographic Information System)?

By Caroline Robinson /

What is a GIS? A Geographic Information System (GIS) is really exciting software which you may have used without realising...

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Chy Carne, The Lizard, Cornwall

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Dec 17

December 18, 2017

Integrated maps for streamlined bookings: raise the bar in your customer service

By Caroline Robinson /

Staying a step ahead of the competition It looks like the rise of the Staycation is set to continue. That...

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Farm Innovation Show 2017 Hamper

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Nov 17

November 23, 2017

Farm Innovation Show – Competition Winner

By Caroline Robinson /

Following our return to Cornwall, after the fantastic event at The Farm Innovation Show, it was time to draw the...

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Farm Show 2017 Caroline and Kirstin

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Nov 17

November 23, 2017

Farm Innovation Show, NEC, 2017

By Caroline Robinson /

Clear Mapping Co were thrilled to exhibit at the Farm Innovation Show, NEC, over the 7th & 8th November. The...

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