Explore Grid System, Planets and more!

Depuis la Land Ordinance de 1785 qui a pour la première fois commencé à cartographier les Etats-Unis pour en favoriser le développement, une grande partie du pays est divisé dans un système de grilles qui forment des carrés. De nos jours de nombreuses routes dans les états de l’ouest suivent cette grille et tous les …

"these are places where a vision of geometric perfection—a seemingly infinite grid, dividing equal plots of land for everyone, extending sea to shining sea—collides with the reality of a spherical planet and must undergo internal deviations.

Mysterious Detour While Driving? It Could Be Due to the Curvature of the Earth | Photographer Gerco de Ruijter's new project explores the places where our highway system goes astray, thanks to the challenges of imposing a rectilinear grid onto the spherical surface of the planet.

Mysterious Detour While Driving? It Could Be Due to the Curvature of the Earth

Photographer Gerco de Ruijter's new project, Grid Corrections, explores the places where our highway system goes astray, thanks to the challenges of imposing a rectilinear grid onto the spherical surface of the planet. Read on.

grid-corrections-3

What Happens When The Grid Meets The Curvature of The Earth?

gerco-5

Les croisements des routes américaines montrent la courbure terrestre

[Image: From “Grid Corrections” by Gerco de Ruijter, courtesy of the Ulrich Museum of Art].

"Grid Corrections" by Gerco de Ruijter

[Image: From “Grid Corrections” by Gerco de Ruijter, courtesy of the Ulrich Museum of Art].

Aerial Images of Salterns That Blur the Line Between Photograph and Painting by David Burdeny | Colossal

Fat Shark FSV1063 Dominator V3

SALT: Fields, Plottings and Extracts Photographer David Burdeny has explored some of the world’s most vibrant salterns in Utah, Mexico, and Australia using aerial photography.

ha, reach ever higher! right? (Estudio Minga)

Cleverly Hilarious WTF Posters By Estudio Minga, a creative studio based in Argentina.

gerco-4

Les croisements des routes américaines montrent la courbure terrestre

Grid Corrections: Rural Detours Reflect Curvature of the Earth

Pinterest
Search