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How To Add A Google Earth Or Bing Maps Image To QGIS Project

How To Add A Google Earth Or Bing Maps Image To QGIS Project

This video is the ninth in a series of helpful hints and handy tips for biologists who want to use Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in their research. It provides shows how to add an image from Google Earth or Bing maps to a GIS project using QGIS. For those working in ArcGIS, a similar end can be achieved by adding ...

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MapInfo Pro Tips and Tricks

MapInfo Pro Tips and Tricks

Learn how to become more proficient, while getting a preview of the newest MapInfo Professional features. The 2014 releases of MapInfo Professional can help you improve the efficiency of your GIS tasks and create great-looking maps. See tips and tricks across data access, editing, display, querying, object manipulation and more.

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GIS – CARTOGRAPHIC SPECIALIST

GIS - CARTOGRAPHIC SPECIALIST

This program provides a unique approach to studying geographic analysis and application. The focus is on cartography, and visualization using digital tools, with in-depth coverage of GIS principles and applications. http://flemingcollege.ca/programs/geo…

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QGIS 2.8 tutorial: Map Projections by QGIS

QGIS 2.8 tutorial: Map Projections by QGIS

The video shows various map projections (Stereographic, Mercator, Robinson etc.) with tiss-indicatrix and a world map in the background. The tisses are generated by the Indicatrix Mapper plugin. The tiss-indicatrix uses circles of constant radius instead of the original infinitesimal circles. We can study the distortions of the circles in a blink by changing the project projection. Finally we calculate ...

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Geographic Information Systems (GIS): Dan Scollon at TEDx Redding

Geographic Information Systems (GIS): Dan Scollon at TEDx Redding

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED ...

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LiDAR Processing in Global Mapper 15

LiDAR Processing in Global Mapper 15

This video explore the use of LiDAR data in Global Mapper. A key development priority over recent releases, LiDAR processing is now a major functional component of the software. While the standard version of Global Mapper includes some basic LiDAR processing capability, the new LiDAR module adds a powerful set of tools for working with point cloud datasets and for ...

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MySQL 5.7: a GIS Reborn

MySQL 5.7: a GIS Reborn

MySQL is reemerging within the spatial world in version 5.7 as we replace much of the old foundation by incorporating Boost.Geometry, by adding R-tree index support to the InnoDB engine, and by adding a number of helper functions (e.g. ST_Distance_Sphere). We’ve also begun paving the way for even more functionality moving forward, such as Projections and Geography. This video will walk ...

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