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Hello all

I'm trying to find a shaded relief layer for the US that looks like the attached. I would like to us it as a base layer for a map that is 5' x 6' so the resolution needs to be very good. If not the actual data, image, then a good explanation of how it was made.

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That's Tom Patterson's Natural Earth draped over CleanTopo2. More information, as well as the datasets with global coverage, can be found on his website: http://www.shadedrelief.com/
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I never tire of looking at Tom's work...SO BEAUTIFUL!
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