Uploaded on Apr 23, 2010
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This film looks at the way cartography has changed and entered an age of digital map-making. Denis Lawson explains how digital mapping is shaping the future, letting us see into virtual spaces and into the infinite unknowns of outer-space. Each image is a breath-taking first look at the world today, showing the extent of human endeavour in the most beautiful ways possible.