I'm pleased to introduce our first ever guest blogger, Scott Carter, Owner and Creative Director of Creative Map Solutions. Creative Map Solutions is a Geographic Information System (GIS) solution and Mapping Support company based out of Firestone, CO. Creative Map Solutions has over 20 years of experience in providing GIS and Mapping Solutions to companies. They leverage their experience to handle everything from large one-time projects to ongoing GIS and mapping support.

A true artist at heart, Scott has become an expert on a number of industry leading software applications utilized for GIS, mapping, drafting, 3D modeling, and data conversion. His custom map work has been published in many different media formats including magazines, books, television programs, and a major motion picture.

Scott demonstrates how he uses Surfer to generate stunning shaded relief and perspective maps in this blog article: Using Surfer to Generate Stunning Shaded Relief and Perspective Maps. I know you'll enjoy! 

If you're interested in guest blogging for us, email blog@goldensoftware.com and we would be more than glad to hear your story!