Morphing Romania and the Moldova Province
Keywords:Map, area cartogram, cartogram, anamorphic cartogram, cartographic transformation, thematic cartography, isodemographic map, Romania, Moldova.
Morphing Romania and the Moldova Province gives a short insight of cartograms. Digital cartograms provide potential to move away from classical visualization of geographical data and benefit of new understanding of our world. They introduce a human vision instead of a planimetric one. By applying the Gastner-Newman algorithm for generating density-equalising cartograms to Romania and its Moldova province we can discuss the making of cartograms in general.