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Geographers and map-makers in the Dutch Golden Age worked at an intersection of art, science, commerce, engraving and publishing. They were in great demand.
These vintage maps, like vintage lenses today, required careful updates as new routes were discovered and new waypoints found.
Another industry flourished in the Netherlands of the 17th century— optics, grinding optical elements and manufacturing lenses.
Although vintage cine lenses are decidedly not four centuries old, the two disciplines of lenses and mapping converge today, as Howard Preston explains Preston Cinema Systems’ new All-Points Lens Mapping.