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Surfer 13 Topographic profile from DEM

Surfer 13 Topographic profile from DEM

Surfer’s automatic profile tool makes it easy to visualize the change in Z value from one point to another. Simply select the map, add a profile, and draw the line on the map. Include as many points as you want in the line; it could be a simple two-point line, or a zig-zag shape. In all cases, the profile is ...

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10 Geospatial E-books for Dummies

10 Geospatial E-books for Dummies to download

1. GIS For Dummies GIS For Dummies tells you all about mapping terminology and digital mapping, how to locate geographic features and analyze patterns such as streets and waterways, and how to generate travel directions, customer location lists, and much more with GIS. Whether you’re in charge of creating GIS applications for your business or you simply love maps, you’ll find GIS ...

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OpenDroneMap Revisited – and the Results are Impressive

OpenDroneMap Revisited – and the Results are Impressive

I had previously covered an older version of OpenDroneMap for my open source aerial mapping workflow. Just recently version 0.2 was announced and I decided to give it a try. This video demonstrates the process of setting up OpenDroneMap in a Docker container. This was done from my MacBook Pro but should work from any Docker install. The base image ...

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I hate WebGIS, but I love the wallpaper with maps

YT-walmapper

How many times have you tried to save a map to be put in the background of your desktop? web-application: http://cityplanner.it/webapp/wallmapper/ I many and I was always on duty “inspect” to remove div and additional texts! Well, then the other day I started to write a little ‘code and I managed to get one convenient and easy to use tool. ...

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