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

Anthony G. Balico anthony.balico at gmail.com
Sun Jan 23 08:12:16 GMT 2011


Sarrat, Ilocos Norte.  My humble hometown just got a TLC from me :)

Caution to the other local mappers, Bing map is off by few meters.  Had
to tweak my josm, lucky there are gps traces to refer from.


On Sat, 2011-01-22 at 11:41 +0800, Eugene Alvin Villar wrote:
> There's also Ilocos Norte. Paoay and Laoag are covered.
> 
> On Sat, Jan 22, 2011 at 11:39 AM, maning sambale
> <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
> > San Jose, Mindoro
> > http://mvexel.dev.openstreetmap.org/bingimageanalyzer/?lat=12.354018598177717&lon=121.0781912505783&zoom=15
> >
> > Finally found one myself.
> >
> > On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 9:30 PM, Ed Garcia <eppgarcia at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> Lucban Quezon!!!  Oh wow!  I was painstakingly working on that area together
> >> with my friend (username: seacid) and his personal gps traces.  Was
> >> pleasantly surprised to see very good resolution on Lucban!!!  At least,
> >> seacid's traces will make good aligning guide for Bing if needed.
> >>
> >>
> >> On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 6:41 PM, tutubi <tutubi at backpackingphilippines.com>
> >> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> northeastern laguna up to Pangil...Siniloan was not included just where I
> >>> needed to do major re-alignments.
> >>> pagsanjan's covered as well as luisiana. was surprised even brgy. san
> >>> antonio of Kalayaan, an upland barrio, is there
> >>> thus I can see the winding road going there even up to Paete's tatlong
> >>> krus (i passed by those roads many times in the past but not yet with a GPS.
> >>> the old BWSM data just don't match and way too far off)
> >>> Lucban Quezon's there but not Tayabas...last year I visited the two towns
> >>> and will re-visit probably within the month
> >>>
> >>> On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 10:37 AM, maning sambale
> >>> <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> Really awesome given the fact that the first announcement was barely 3
> >>>> months.  I update the list and outline here:
> >>>>
> >>>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Philippines/High-resolution_imagery#Bing_Imagery
> >>>>
> >>>> Please add more info.
> >>>>
> >>>> Question? I noticed that the additional imagery overlapped with the
> >>>> previous ones, see my initial outline for eastern Laguna:
> >>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/96022347
> >>>>
> >>>> Do I just merge this to the other imagery outline?
> >>>>
> >>>> On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 10:26 AM, tutubi
> >>>> <tutubi at backpackingphilippines.com> wrote:
> >>>> > Cool!
> >>>> > very high-res image of my town, i checked it a few days ago and it
> >>>> > wasn't
> >>>> > there...will trace the missing alleys...
> >>>> > will also make corrections with other neighboring towns of Laguna where
> >>>> > I
> >>>> > always find myself driving "off-road"
> >>>> > :P
> >>>> >
> >>>> > --
> >>>> > ---
> >>>> > I explore, therefore I blog.
> >>>> >
> >>>> > http://www.backpackingphilippines.com
> >>>> >
> >>>> > On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 1:32 AM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com>
> >>>> > wrote:
> >>>> >>
> >>>> >> Other new areas covered (no outlines yet, sorry, and not an exhaustive
> >>>> >> list):
> >>>> >>
> >>>> >> 1. Bacolod and parts of Negros Occidental
> >>>> >> 2. Kidapawan and parts of eastern Cotabato and southern Bukidnon
> >>>> >> 3. Digos and large parts of Davao del Sur
> >>>> >> 4. A strip of Camotes Sea from Leyte (just shy of Ormoc) down to
> >>>> >> northeastern Bohol including Camotes Islands
> >>>> >> 5. More of Cebu province: a strip going north of Cebu City to just
> >>>> >> before Bogo and a strip of the sea south almost touching Bohol
> >>>> >> 6. Southern and eastern Laguna and some parts of Quezon including San
> >>>> >> Pablo, Santa Cruz, Pakil, Paete, Pagsanjan, Cavinti, and Lucban.
> >>>> >>
> >>>> >> Ian Lopez and Tutubi, you can now trace from Bing in your hometowns!
> >>>> >> And Google doesn't have your towns yet in hi-res.
> >>>> >>
> >>>> >>
> >>>> >>
> >>>> >> On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 1:09 AM, Eugene Alvin Villar
> >>>> >> <seav80 at gmail.com>
> >>>> >> wrote:
> >>>> >> > Sorry for the barrage of email. :-p
> >>>> >> >
> >>>> >> > And here's another imagery from Bing. This is is a set of
> >>>> >> > overlapping
> >>>> >> > satellite photos and it's huge! It spans from Batangas to La Union
> >>>> >> > and
> >>>> >> > covers the cities of San Fernando (La Union), Baguio, Dagupan,
> >>>> >> > Urdaneta, Tarlac City, Angeles, San Fernando (Pampanga), Olongapo,
> >>>> >> > Malolos, and Cavite City.
> >>>> >> >
> >>>> >> > http://www.openstreetmap.org/?way=95954039
> >>>> >> >
> >>>> >> >
> >>>> >> > On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 12:34 AM, Eugene Alvin Villar
> >>>> >> > <seav80 at gmail.com>
> >>>> >> > wrote:
> >>>> >> >> There's also new imagery in other areas of the country. For
> >>>> >> >> example,
> >>>> >> >> here's the outline of the imagery covering northeastern Bulacan and
> >>>> >> >> eastern Nueva Ecija: http://www.openstreetmap.org/?way=95952038
> >>>> >> >>
> >>>> >> >> I'll try to look for others. You can also help by using this Bing
> >>>> >> >> imagery analyzer tool which I've mentioned last year:
> >>>> >> >> http://mvexel.dev.openstreetmap.org/bing/
> >>>> >> >>
> >>>> >> >>
> >>>> >> >> On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 12:07 AM, Eugene Alvin Villar
> >>>> >> >> <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>> >> >>> 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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> >>>> >> >>
> >>>> >> >
> >>>> >> >
> >>>> >> >
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> >>>> >> >
> >>>> >>
> >>>> >>
> >>>> >>
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