[HOT] Mapping in Dhaka, Bangladesh!

Blake Girardot bgirardot at gmail.com
Mon Jan 12 23:57:35 UTC 2015

Hi John,

I found the TMS url in iD (Background tab, click on the custom entry) 
and then added it to JOSM imagery preferences.

This is the url:


However, it is odd that it doesn't load automatically in JOSM like it 
does in iD.


On 1/13/2015 12:23 AM, john whelan wrote:
> How does one access the Next View imagery in JOSM?
> Thanks John
> On 12 January 2015 at 18:10, Jorieke Vyncke <jorieke.vyncke at gmail.com
> <mailto:jorieke.vyncke at gmail.com>> wrote:
>     Hi HOT mappers!
>     Next week HOT will start mapping "in the field" again! Under the
>     umbrella of the Missing Maps Project we will map some neighbourhoods
>     of Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.
>     We have mobilized the local Bangladeshi OSM community and they are
>     ready to collect local points of interest, names, ... Pete Masters
>     (as coordinator of the Missing Maps Project) and I are going to
>     support the local OSM-ers.
>     The local community is mapping already, but the help of the
>     worldwide mapping community is welcome to help to prepare the field
>     survey. Last week there was a mapping party in London, and they did
>     a great job, but there is still more work to be done...
>     It would be great to have a (rough) basemap of Hazaribagh
>     <https://www.google.be/search?q=Hazaribagh&es_sm=93&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=41G0VMitMNLraNy5gJgB&ved=0CAkQ_AUoAg&biw=1242&bih=585#tbm=isch&q=Hazaribagh+dhaka>and
>     Kamrangirchar
>     <https://www.google.be/search?q=Hazaribagh&es_sm=93&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=41G0VMitMNLraNy5gJgB&ved=0CAkQ_AUoAg&biw=1242&bih=585#tbm=isch&q=Kamrangirchar+dhaka> by
>     next saturday. The areas are two very vulnerable neigbourhoods in
>     Dhaka where a lot of ngos are active.
>     So for this we count on your joint forces!
>     Mapping tasks:
>     - http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/838
>     - http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/831
>     Validation task:
>     - http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/833
>     But watch out, these are not easy tasks, because the areas are so
>     crowded. I made a small presentation on how you best can map the
>     areas. You can find it back in the instructions of each task.
>     Looking foreward to see the tasks moving :-)
>     Best greetings!
>     Jorieke
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