2019 BCS Awards Winners

THE BRITISH CARTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY AWARD

“Streets of Gold” Warren Vick & Ewan David Eason

Richard Eason father of the artist "Ewan David Eason" & Warren Vick

‘Streets of Gold is a beautiful and stunning map of London created on a base of 24 carat gold leaf. Its complex production method and innovative use of OS data is something the judges had never seen before and its a map you can just not help but stop and look at.

 

AVENZA AWARD FOR ELECTRONIC MAPPING

  • Winner: OS Open Zoomstack by Charley Glynn - Ordnance Survey

 JOHN C BARTHOLOMEW AWARD FOR THEMATIC MAPPING

  • Winner: Over the Edge: Death in the Grand Canyon (2018)) by Kenneth Field

  • Commended: Reimagining Nochebus Steer Group
  • Commended: London National Park City Map by Urban Good CIC
  • Commended: The Map – Nairobi by Kirsty Henderson
  • Commended: Urban Nature Amsterdam by Urban Good CIC

 

Garsdale Design Award for 3D Mapping 

  • Winner: Coral Cities Craig Taylor - Ito World

  • Highly Commended: Old Zurich in Photos by Raluca Nicola
  • Highly Commended: Mars in 3D by Kenneth Field
  • Highly Commended: St Helens by Brandon Brooks
  • Highly Commended: 3D Maps of South America by Mrs Jo Safadari & Oak Class (Year 3), Summer Fields Pre-Prep

 

OS AWARD for excellence in the application of Ordnance Survey data

  • Winner: “Streets of Gold” Warren Vick & Ewan David Eason (See BCS Winner)
  • Highly Commended: Lake District Four Piece Wall Map by Richard Osborne - From the Workshop Ltd
  • Commended : Opening access to topographical maps and other data sets to aid flood reduction by Alan Williams - From Kaarbon Technology Ltd

 

STANFORDS AWARD FOR PRINTED MAPPING 

  • Winner: The Map - Nairobi by Kirsty Henderson

The Maps

  • Highly Commended: The Ordnance Survey Puzzle Book: - by Trapeze (publisher) & Mark Wolstenholme (cartographer).
  • Highly Commended: Cartography (Book) by Kenneth Field
  • Highly Commended: Greenland and the European Arctic by Laura Gerrish
  • Highly Commended: National Geographic Atlas of World War II : - by Greg Ugiansky - National Geographic Partners, LLC
  • Commended: 1969 by Warren Vick

 

IAN MUMFORD AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN ORIGINAL CARTOGRAPHIC RESEARCH BY STUDENTS

Winner : Mapping elections: a quantitative analysis of cartographic visualisation techniques by Helena Robertson, University College London

 

HENRY JOHNS AWARD FOR THE MOST OUTSTANDING PAPER PUBLISHED IN THE CARTOGRAPHIC JOURNAL

Automated Swiss-Style Relief Shading and Rock Hachuring by Roman Geisthövel & Lorenz Hurni