Kevin Smith’s Portfolio
The Vancouver Island Community Groundwater Monitoring Network
A website for collecting and distributing data about groundwater levels from private wells run by Dr. Alan Gilchrist of VIU. Built this as part of my Practicum, and a subsequent contract with Dr. Gilchrist. Built using Java, Apache Tomcat, PostgreSQL, PostGIS, OpenLayers, GeoServer, and GDAL.
A web map application displaying the locations of players of RetroMUD, an online game. Built using Java, Apache Tomcat, PostgreSQL, PostGIS, and OpenLayers. Uses the OpenID Single Sign On protocol.
A map of an island in a fantasy world done mostly for practice. Created in Inkscape with custom name generator written in Ruby.
My second try at a map of the world of Britannia from the Ultima computer games. Created with QuantumGIS, OpenJUMP, Inkscape, Fontforge, GIMP, and some software I wrote in Java using the JTS library and in Ruby.
A fantasy map in the style of a Renaissance Portolan. Created for an online contest and the Cowichan Exhibition using Inkscape.
The Lands of the Inner Sea
Map of a fantasy world commissioned by author Goran Zidar to illustrate his stories. Created in Inkscape.
A map of Canada in black and white. Created for an online contest. I used QuantumGIS, Inkscape, OpenJUMP, and The GIMP along with a centroidal voronoi algorithm I wrote in Java using JTS.