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3D OpenSource software Stack

3D OpenSource software Stack

This presentations showcases the latest advances on building a full 3D Open Source GIS software stack. Some important cities have recently released their 3D models of textured buildings as Open Data : Bordeaux and Lyon in France, Geelong in Australia or Berlin in Germany among others. Meanwhile, new hardware and sensors for 3D data capture and interaction. We want to ...

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Creating a Highly Detailed 3D Terrain in 3Ds Max with Google Earth

Creating a Highly Detailed 3D Terrain in 3Ds Max with Google Earth

Open Topography: http://opentopo.sdsc.edu/gridsphere/g… Microdem: http://www.usna.edu/Users/oceano/pgut… Microdem from Softpedia: http://www.softpedia.com/get/Science-… Paint.net: http://www.getpaint.net/download.html SRTM TIle Grabber: http://dwtkns.com/srtm/ Old SRTM90 Plugin site with downloadable SRTM files: http://srtm.csi.cgiar.org/

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Interactive 3D City Models – and overview of Aero3Dpro

Interactive 3D City Models – and overview of Aero3Dpro

Imagine the possibilities if a fully interactive and mathematical correct 3D model of ground infrastructure were available on your computer. Aero3dpro is cutting edge technology that offers incredible advantages over standard orthophotographs and other mapping tools.

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PostGIS 3D in Action

PostGIS 3D in Action

PostGIS 3D demonstration, using SFCGAL library, with QGIS and Horoa plugin 3D renderer. This video is based on the FOSS4G 2013 PostGIS 3D workshop available here:  github.com/Osland…

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Vienna 3D using LIDAR data

Vienna 3D using LIDAR data

Basic data was provided by the Surveying Department of the City of Vienna, Austria: ~ ALS (LiDAR) data: 21pts/m2 ~ Buildings outlines ~ Orthophoto with 10 cm pixel. I have collected also ~300 terrestial images on my own. Model accuracy: XY: 0,3 m Z: 0,2 m Every detail of elevation bigger then 0,5m was included City GML LoD 3 DTM: ...

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3D Transportation & Infrastructure Planning with Esri CityEngine and LumenRT

3D Transportation & Infrastructure Planning with Esri CityEngine and LumenRT

The use of 3D has evolved from a costly, time-consuming process into practical, real-world workflows for infrastructure modeling and visualization, such as the projects showcased in this webinar. First, learn how the Alabama DOT (ALDOT) has successfully utilized LumenRT 2015 along with Esri CityEngine on the Mobile River Bridge project to create immersive visualizations of a 10-square-km area of the ...

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Creating 3D Data for Improved Disaster Response

Creating 3D Data for Improved Disaster Response

The V1 Video team interviewed James Van Rens, CEO of RIEGL USA, at the 2015 Esri User Conference in San Diego. We spoke at the 3D Mapping Forum, focusing on the need to map the shoreline for improved disaster response. The company also showcased its new RiCOPTER mapping drone.

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