GIS Data

Download maps from OpenStreetMap and upload to Garmin GPS

Download maps from OpenStreetMap and upload to Garmin GPS

Visit the streets of anywhere in the world on your Garmin GPS with detailed maps of routes, points of interest, hotels, restaurants, fuel stations, tourist attractions and more. All thanks to the giant database of OpenStreetMap, which is normally updated daily, also can be downloaded free. Link: http://garmin.openstreetmap.nl/

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Where do you get GIS maps from?

Where do you get GIS maps from?

In this video I talk about where you get GIS data from. I’m not talking about the “canned” data you download from some site on the web, but I start to introduce the idea that some GIS projects require mapping specifically for that project, maps that you have to create yourself. In case some of you missed it in a ...

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GIS Data Types – Points, Lines and Polygons

GIS Data Types – Points, Lines and Polygons

I sat down to create a post about the real estate component of the eBook. It dawned on me that I couldn’t do a meaningful job of explaining the maps of I didn’t first spend a little time explaining some basics of GIS maps. Some of you will have heard of Points, Lines and Polygons in the context of GIS ...

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