Contemporary Elevation Data and Historical Maps Merge in Scott Reinhard’s Digital Works

By day, Scott Reinhard designs graphics for The New York Times. Recently, he created a United States map detailing where city-dwellers fled during the pandemic and another showing how the Pantanal wetland in Brazil has transformed into a massive...

Contemporary Elevation Data and Historical Maps Merge in Scott Reinhard’s Digital Works
By day, Scott Reinhard designs graphics for The New York Times. Recently, he created a United States map detailing where city-dwellers fled during the pandemic and another showing how the Pantanal wetland in Brazil has transformed into a massive inferno. Incorporating an ever-growing swath of data, his daily tasks are connected to the fluctuations of news cycles. But in his off-hours, the Brooklyn-based designer takes a broader look at the state of the nation. More