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

tutubi tutubi at backpackingphilippines.com
Sun Jun 19 05:30:16 BST 2011


+1 for Vigan and nearby towns of Ilocos Sur...I can complete the street map
once it's there...for now I can interpolate with my traces and just adjust
later when i took note of the missing streets on OSM...intend to re-visit it
next year

Daet, been there couple of times sans gps and will re-visit in a few weeks
(for rizal at 150)

Surigao City

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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