Workflow and Design of an Emergency Flood Response Mapbook

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Using ArcMap, InDesign, and Illustrator in tandem has allowed high-volume, high-quality design throughout the production of the Contra Costa County Flood Safety Plan mapbook. Here's an whirlwind dive into our workflow for a 100+ page mapbook for 14 levee districts in the Contra Costa County California Delta. This workflow includes data driven pages map production in ArcMap, customized symbol illustration & graphic legend production with Illustrator, batch spatial-aware text file generation with python, and composition in InDesign complete with automatic detailed formatting of tabular data supporting each map.
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Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 11:15 to 11:50

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