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Eric Fischer

Eric Fischer’s twitter bio says it best: Geek of maps, failed transportation plans of the past, history of technology, computers, pedestrianism, and misspelled street signs.

Map of the Bay Area by race and ethnicity, by Eric Fischer


His cartography has been featured in Newsweek and the Washington Post, among other lauded venues, but the heart of his output (as far as I know of it!) seems to be found on his Flickr stream, a conglomeration of his personal photo documentation, innovative map making and data analysis, and scans of city planning documents of the past, present, and perhaps future.

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