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Download QGIS 2.10 (Pisa), it is ready

download qgis 2.10

Last month, QGIS 2.10 (Pisa) has been released and it is ready for download in the QGIS  download page. QGIS 2.8 is still out and still good as a long term release LTR.  The features provided in QGIS 2.10 ‘Pisa’ will be included in the next LTR release (slated for release in 2016), so using this release provides you with an excellent opportunity ...

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Connect QGIS with a GPS

Connect QGIS with a GPS

Use a GPS directly connected to QGIS to get “accurate” positions for your field collection. For this to work your GPS needs to put out NMEA on a serial interface. That can be a traditional serial port, some form of USB/serial adapter or a serial port emulated through USB and software. Most GPS devises can do one or more of ...

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How to digitize vector data in Google Earth and export them to Shapefiles

How to digitize vector data in Google Earth and export them to Shapefiles

We know the importance of google earth and its high resolution imagery of any area. Sometimes we like to use this imagery to create updated vector data. In this tutorial, you will see an efficient way for the creation of vector layers like to digitize vector data directly in google earth, import them in QGIS, and save them finally as Shapefiles. ...

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Layer Styling, SLD file, OpenWebGIS and QGIS

Layer Styling, SLD file, OpenWebGIS and QGIS

Using SLD provides a lot of convenience when working with GIS as it allows to save the layer style separately from the map and to use it in other projects or other softwares. In this regard, recently in OpenWebGIS (http://opengis.dlinkddns.com/gis/open…) the new feature has been added which allows to change the legend (style) vector layers of the map using SLD ...

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QGIS tutorial : Points 2 Polygon

QGIS tutorial : Points 2 Polygon

In this rather fast episode points are converted to polygons in two steps. It show you how to use the processing toolbox and how to combine tools into useful models you can reuse in QGIS.

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