[HOT] Mapping Kunduz, Afghanistan

Brad Neuhauser brad.neuhauser at gmail.com
Thu Feb 28 20:37:34 UTC 2013


that's helpful, thanks!

On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 2:27 PM, Karen A Payne <kpayne at itos.uga.edu> wrote:

>  Hi Brad,****
>
> If you want to use potlatch, try adding this to your background imagery***
> *
>
> http://mapwarper.net/maps/tile/1052/$z/$x/$y.png****
>
> I’m not crazy about it – the imagery is a bit better in JSOM.  This is my
> first mapwarper tile so I’m open to suggestions.  Let me know if that works
> for you.****
>
> Best,****
>
> Karen****
>
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> *From:* Brad Neuhauser [mailto:brad.neuhauser at gmail.com]
> *Sent:* Thursday, February 28, 2013 10:00 AM
> *To:* Frédéric Bonifas
> *Cc:* HOT at openstreetmap.org
>
> *Subject:* Re: [HOT] Mapping Kunduz, Afghanistan****
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> Was looking at helping with this job, but I'm not a JOSM user, and this
> seems to rely on the DigitalGlobe imagery, either for tracing or for
> figuring the offset.  Should Potlatch 2 users sit this out?  Is there any
> way to create some tiles of the DG imagery?  Thanks, Brad****
>
> On Mon, Feb 25, 2013 at 11:49 AM, Frédéric Bonifas <
> fredericbonifas at gmail.com> wrote:****
>
> Hi,
>
> The DigitalGlobe imagery is more recent (october 2012 vs 2010 for
> Bing). What can be done for the buildings :
> * Put an offset on the Bing imagery to fit the DigitalGlobe imagery
> * Compare quickly Bing vs DigitalGlobe :
> - If the buildings haven't changed, let's map with Bing
> - If the buildings have changed a lot, or if the area is newly
> urbanized, let's map with DigitalGlobe
>
> Does it seem good to you ?
>
> Fred
>
> 2013/2/25 Norman Rathmann <info at laxmi-reisen.de>:****
>
> > Hi Frédéric
> >
> > the bing image is better for mapping, more clear.
> >
> > But to map this houses are really hard. It seems they are all with walls
> > around and a unregular form.
> >
> > my first houses looks like this:
> >
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=36.708184&lon=68.871467&zoom=18&layers=M
> >
> > Norman
> >
> >> Dear all,
> >>
> >> The ICRC (International Committee of the Red Cross) is looking for
> >> some support from the HOT community to digitize on top of a satellite
> >> image they have acquired over the city of Kunduz in Afghanistan.
> >> The image is 50 cm resolution, comes from the WV2 sensor
> >> (DigitalGlobe) and was acquired the 12th of October 2012.
> >> The ICRC will use the image and the OSM data to work on a drinking
> >> water project.
> >>
> >> The ICRC is very interested in all the buildings, the streets and the
> >> landuse.
> >> A task has been created, with details : http://tasks.hotosm.org/job/199
> >>
> >> Each task is voluntarily small, in order to take the time to map out
> >> the buildings.
> >>
> >> I am available if you need any other information.
> >>
> >> Best
> >>
> >> Fred
> >>
> >
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