Essential Earth Imaging for GIS

by Lawrence, III Fox

Essential Earth Imaging for GIS Synopsis

Essential Earth Imaging for GIS is a guide to imaging technology and management, including how to integrate imagery into geographic information system (GIS) software. The book discusses characteristics of images obtained from aircraft and spacecraft, and how to enhance, register, and visually interpret multispectral imagery and point clouds. GIS professionals and students can use this book as a general reference on imaging technology. Students with little experience using sophisticated imagery can use this book as a reference for introductory GIS courses that include multispectral image display and analysis.

Essential Earth Imaging for GIS Press Reviews

It is a great book and strongly recommended for geospatial professionals who are working with Earth imagery and students who want to understand Earth imaging in GIS processing and analysis. - Connie Li Krampf, Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing, 84(5), pp.241-242.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781589483453
Publication date: 30th July 2015
Author: Lawrence, III Fox
Publisher: Environmental Systems Research Institute Inc.,U.S. an imprint of ESRI Press
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 160 pages
Categories: Geographical information systems (GIS) & remote sensing,

About Lawrence, III Fox

Lawrence Fox III is emeritus professor of forest remote sensing and geographic information systems at Humboldt State University, USA. He has been a remote sensing consultant for twenty years.

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