Exactly why we made an ‘upside-down globe’

Or shall we say… ‘right-side up globe’ – We suggest everyone gives How the north ended up on top of the map a read today! It provides a insightful reminder / explanation / cartographic history of what is up.

We Love :: Google Watercoloured

Geodata doesn’t have to be ugly. Stamen Design’s watercolored maps make Google Maps look flat and tired. Here you have Watercolour punched through by satellite imagery from MapBox. We watercolour our globes so why not our google maps.   Play around to see… Continue Reading

On The Map…

Some time ago Peter met up with Simon Garfield who wanted to write a chapter on him in On The Map: Why the world looks the way it does. Maps fascinate us. They chart our understanding of the world and… Continue Reading

Our ever-changing wonderful world..

We over here at Bellerby and Co are always learning new things about the world. Creating our own maps… hand painting the details and stretching the gores slowly piece by piece.. we still see new things and get a greater… Continue Reading

I’d Give You The World…

With London gearing up for what seems to be another week of gorgeous summer weather, it seems insane to start thinking about Christmas and Hanukkah…. BUT… as our first enquiries start coming in, we ourselves are thinking we should consider… Continue Reading