Africa http://design.org/tags/africa en Travel Infographics of South Africa: 150 Days Through Seven Countries http://design.org/blog/travel-infographics-south-africa-150-days-through-seven-countries <p>Copywriter <a href="http://www.behance.net/jefftyser" target="Jeff Tyser">Jeff Tyser</a> and designer <a href="http://www.behance.net/KERRING_LEE" Target="Kerryn-lee Maggs">Kerryn-lee Maggs</a> started their blog—<a href="http://thelostandfoundblog.tumblr.com/" target="The Lost and Found Blog">The Lost and Found Blog</a>—to document their travels through Africa and beyond. Over the course of 150 days, the Johannesburg, South Africa-based couple traversed seven countries and 22,500 kilometers—about 13,981 miles—across Southern Africa. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1190" height="1688" title="Design, infographic, africa" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/04/12/africa_infographic_lostfound_06.jpg?1365811954" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="1190" height="1688" title="Design, infographic, africa" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/04/12/africa_infographic_lostfound_03.jpg?1365811961" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="1190" height="1688" title="Design, infographic, africa" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/04/12/africa_infographic_lostfound_04.jpg?1365811887" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="1190" height="1688" title="Design, infographic, africa" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/04/12/africa_infographic_lostfound_05.jpg?1365811887" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="1190" height="1688" title="Design, infographic, africa" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/04/12/africa_infographic_lostfound_02.jpg?1365811887" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="1190" height="1688" title="Design, infographic, africa" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/04/12/africa_infographic_lostfound.jpg?1365811887" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="400" title="Design, infographic, africa" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/04/12/africa_infographic_lostfound_08.jpg?1365811888" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/travel-infographics-south-africa-150-days-through-seven-countries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/travel-infographics-south-africa-150-days-through-seven-countries#comments Africa design graphic infographic south africa travel Sat, 13 Apr 2013 00:04:24 +0000 jessicapatterson 4376 at http://design.org Map Design: The Size of Africa http://design.org/blog/map-design-size-africa <p>Sometimes I feel like my world geography could use some improvement. I especially felt that way after seeing this map.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/11/02/truesizeofafrica.jpg" alt="Africa" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <p>Did you know that many different countries, including the the United States, China, India, Spain, Eastern Europe, Italy, France and Mexico, could all fit inside of the geographical area of Africa? </p> <p>Pretty amazing.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1024" height="724" alt="Africa" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/11/02/truesizeofafrica.jpg?1288720827" /> </div> </div> </div> http://design.org/blog/map-design-size-africa#comments Africa map map design Tue, 02 Nov 2010 18:10:49 +0000 lisaandrews 2369 at http://design.org