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Hey :-)

 

I do transit maps (diagrams) for fun in my spare time to relax.

Here is one I was working on this weekend - after a request @Alfred:

The Sheffield tram system in my interpretation. I've altered the color palette a little bit (more Bauhaus now) and also introduced route letters.

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Hope you  like and enjoy it - @MattP :-)

Feedback is welcome and appreciated of course!

 

Have a great day you all!

Chris

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By the way - the original version was with a brighter background. Only decided this morning to go with the beige version.

Here is the white version - just for the sake of completeness:

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Nice map as usual :)

Perhaps this last font is easier to read since it's larger? Shouldn't there be a ligature for "ffi" in Sheffield or should we read it as: shef-field and it's logical?
But I like better with the other font (Yanone Kaffeesatz?), it looks more modern.

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53 minutes ago, Wosven said:

Nice map as usual :)

Perhaps this last font is easier to read since it's larger? Shouldn't there be a ligature for "ffi" in Sheffield or should we read it as: shef-field and it's logical?
But I like better with the other font (Yanone Kaffeesatz?), it looks more modern.

I don’t mind the change of font, and the swapped C and D is better, but I agree that ‘Sheffield’ with an ‘f’ followed by a separate ‘fi’ ligature doesn’t look right.

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1 hour ago, ChrisSmere said:

Better?

No ligatures at all now. That’s cheating! :D

I’ve just noticed a typo which has been present from the beginning. Granville Road is the location of The Sheffield College, not The “Sheffiled” College.

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2 hours ago, Alfred said:

No ligatures at all now. That’s cheating! :D

less is more ;-) the readability has been increased though.

2 hours ago, Alfred said:

I’ve just noticed a typo which has been present from the beginning. Granville Road is the location of The Sheffield College, not The “Sheffiled” College.

thanks, man! Will be corrected!

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