[talk-ph] Fwd: [OSM-talk] Bing aerial imagery priorities

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Fri Jun 17 15:19:47 BST 2011


These are very good candidates.  I'm also thinking of the provincial
capitols of each province.

On Fri, Jun 17, 2011 at 10:17 PM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Of course, by basing it on population, we lose out on more "popular"
> cities and places.
>
> So other suggestions are:
>
> * Vigan
> * Tagaytay
> * Boracay
> * Tuguegarao
> * Naga
> * Tagbilaran/Panglao
> * Dumaguete
>
>
> On Fri, Jun 17, 2011 at 10:10 PM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> To be objective about it, I suggest the most populous cities in the Philippines.
>>
>> Looking at this list of cities (sort the table by population):
>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_cities_in_the_Philippines
>> the top 5 most populous cities that don't have aerial imagery yet are:
>>
>> 15. General Santos
>> 31. Butuan
>> 38. Cabanatuan
>> 42. Lucena
>> 51. Ormoc
>>
>> We have mappers in Cabanatuan (G-eMapper), Ormoc (axk), Lucena
>> (miamuy), and GenSan (kirkrhean), so having aerial imagery in these
>> cities would prove useful.
>>
>> (And yes, 46 out of the top 50 most populous cities in the Philippines
>> (at least the downtown/poblacian areas) are all covered by aerial
>> imagery. Yay!)
>>
>>
>> On Fri, Jun 17, 2011 at 9:44 AM, maning sambale
>> <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Any wishlist of areas we want Bing to provide imagery?
>>>
>>>
>>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>>> From: Steve Coast <steve at asklater.com>
>>> Date: Fri, Jun 17, 2011 at 5:09 AM
>>> Subject: [OSM-talk] Bing aerial imagery priorities
>>> To: talk at openstreetmap.org
>>>
>>>
>>> Hi
>>>
>>> I'm speaking personally and there are no guarantees here but I'd like
>>> to get input on what areas you would like Bing to prioritise for
>>> aerial and/or satellite imagery in the coming year. Please mail
>>> scoast at microsoft.com with the area in question (I'd love to accept
>>> bounding boxes but don't really have the time so cities/countries are
>>> the best).
>>>
>>> I will pass this on to the right people and we may or may not be able to help.
>>>
>>> Thanks
>>>
>>> Steve
>>
>
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