[talk-ph] Bing Maps has an updated satellite image of Metro Manila?

Eugene Alvin Villar seav80 at gmail.com
Thu Jan 20 16:07:34 GMT 2011


There is new satellite imagery!

Their satellite image of Eastwood City is even newer than Google's!

The imagery in the Bonifacio Global City area dates to around late
2009 to early 2010, same as with Google.

But ack! This is both a bad thing and a good thing. Good because we
have newer and higher resolution imagery to work with and bad because
the imagery does not align to the old one. The image is now fragmented
into different parts and many boundaries between images do not line up
perfectly. This will be a mess making sure that the data is correct
with respect to the average of GPS data.


On Thu, Jan 20, 2011 at 11:43 PM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is it just me or does Bing have an updated satellite imagery of Metro
> Manila? And up to zoom level 19 too. And unlike the earlier image,
> some parts are misaligned.
>
> Hmmm... Maybe they also have new satellite imagery elsewhere?
>



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