[OSM-talk] Howto calibrate aerial images for OpenStreetMap?

Andy Robinson (blackadder-lists) ajrlists at googlemail.com
Mon Oct 26 13:41:12 GMT 2009


Take a look at how the 1:25,000 UK mapping is being rectified. Link on that
out of copyright page you quoted.

Cheers

Andy



>-----Original Message-----
>From: talk-bounces at openstreetmap.org [mailto:talk-
>bounces at openstreetmap.org] On Behalf Of Valent Turkovic
>Sent: 26 October 2009 12:21 PM
>To: Talk Openstreetmap
>Subject: [OSM-talk] Howto calibrate aerial images for OpenStreetMap?
>
>How can I calibrate aerial photos or old maps?
>
>If someone has experience with his own aerial imagery or old (out of
>copyright) maps please share your experience.
>I looked on OSM wiki and there is really little, almost none
>information on how to do this.
>
>I'm about to get some aerial photos that a friend of mine who is a
>pilot will donate them to OSM.
>
>I looked on WIKI:
>http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Out-of-
>copyright_maps#How_to_use_old_maps
>but there is says that there is a help section on gpsu.co.uk website
>that has instruction for calibrating bitmap images. I don't see it
>anywhere on that site :(
>
>Any help is much appreciated.
>
>Cheers,
>Valent.
>
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