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How to download images from Google Earth - Google Maps - Bing - ArcGIS Imagery and other sources

For many of the analysts, who want to build maps where a raster reference from any platform such as Google, Bing or ArcGIS Imagery is displayed, we are sure that we have no problem since almost any platform has access to these services. But if what we want is to download those images in good resolution, then what solutions like ...

Accurate purpose-dependent cadastre - trend, synergy, technique, or nonsense?

Back in 2009 I elaborated the systematization of the evolution of the Cadastre of a municipality, which in its natural logic suggested a progress between the reasons why it originally adopts the cadastre for tax purposes, and how that need to gradually integrate data, actors and technologies is carried out by contextual integration. For 2014 ...

Python: the language that geomatics should prioritize

Last year I was able to witness how my friend "Filiblu" had to put aside his Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) programming with which he felt quite comfortable, and roll up his sleeves learning Python from scratch, to develop an adaptation of the plugin "SIT Municipal" on QGIS. It is an application that has been remaining ...

I have LiDAR data - now what?

In a very interesting article published recently by David Mckittrick, where he talks about the implications of an adequate knowledge of the techniques associated with working with LiDAR in GIS and referring to Global Mapper as a support tool in the processing of the data obtained. After reading the article I got off ...

QGIS, PostGIS, LADM - in the Land Administration Course developed by IGAC

In the convergence of different initiatives, aspirations and challenges that Colombia is experiencing to maintain leadership in the southern cone in geospatial matters, between July 27 and August 4, the Center for Research and Development of Geographic Information - CIAF of the Geographical Institute Agustín Codazzi will develop the Course: Application of the ISO 19152 standard ...

… And geobloggers gathered here…

Someone had to materialize that idea of ​​sitting in the same space, a group of totally disparate people in personality, thought and cultural context, but added to the variant of being Spanish-speaking, they are intensely passionate about what happens in the geospatial context. It is about the "I National Geobloggers Meeting", promoted in the ...

ArcGIS - The Picture Book

This is an enriching document that is available in Spanish, with very valuable content, both historically and technically, regarding the management of images in the disciplines associated with earth sciences and geographic information systems. most content has hyperlinks to pages where there are interactive content. The…

Applied-Streetview Camera System

Applied Streetview Equipment and Systems are the product of years of experience with a segment of customers. From their first client generating georeferenced cartography in Bogotá, Colombia, they have expanded their clientele to all the continents of the planet, contributing in a great variety of projects and industries. The applications of their equipment are wide as we can imagine, considering that little by ...

The SINAP National System of Property Administration

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The National Property Administration System (SINAP) is a technological platform that integrates all the information related to the physical and normative resource of the nation, where the different public and private actors and individuals record all transactions associated with property assets. property, necessary for the constitution and dynamization of a market ...