[HOT] ideas on creating a dedicated server for Philippine topomap rectification

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Fri Mar 4 12:09:02 GMT 2011


Just a short note, I am still looking for a web space for this topomap
rectification ala Relief Map Warper.  If anyone has some ideas, let me
know.

Thanks!


On Sun, Feb 20, 2011 at 3:43 PM, maning sambale
<emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
> Agreed.  This is why I initially thought of relief map warper as a
> good approach.  We can encourage other people to add more GCPs on any
> topo sheets uploaded and hopefully grow the collection to other areas
> in the country.
>
> On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 11:12 PM, Jean-Guilhem Cailton <jgc at arkemie.com> wrote:
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>> Le 19/02/2011 15:34, maning sambale a écrit :
>>> He did mention it's OK for re-use.  Will dig up the link.
>>>
>>> On Fri, Feb 18, 2011 at 5:41 PM, Nick McWilliam
>>> <nmcwilliam at mapaction.org> wrote:
>>>> That's good to hear about Schuyler's script; you'd mentioned crowdsourcing
>>>> the rectification process, so I guess automating it (at least to some
>>>> degree) with the script would remove the need to crowdsource?
>>>
>>
>>
>> - From what I remember, Schuyler's script, though pretty smart, still made
>> many mistakes. So it will certainly not remove the need to crowdsource.
>> At least the control and correction process.
>>
>> It would likely require further adaptation to the specificities of the
>> map collection.
>>
>> Regarding the grid, the 250k US DMA maps over the Philippines were
>> surprisingly irregular, compared to Pakistan, for example. Probably to
>> fit the complexity of the islands.
>>
>> This should be an interesting project.
>>
>> Jean-Guilhem
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> cheers,
> maning
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