The Third Day of XYMas – GRASS

I know – I’m running behind. So look at these 12 days as either “hints” or “tools”….or both.  Being a consultant I walk into some weird situations with data and clients – so it helps to take a full complement of tools...
Hard Work

Hard Work

“An idea I live by comes from a John Wayne movie called Rio Lobo.  John Wayne and Jack Elam are on one side of a crick shooting their guns at the bad guys on the other side.  John Wayne looks down at Jack Elam and says “Scatter gun’s useless.”...

Pyramid Layers for QGIS and ArcGIS

I guess I’ve been doing this way too long. I remember when pyramid layers on imagery was a bit “new” to those of us who had been plunking along with ArcINFO. I’ve seen a few mentions in various places I’ve been hanging out about “My...

OpenGeo Suite 4.0.2

So I’m not even sure how I’m going to wrap this post up quickly and efficiently. Here goes….. We’ve a client that needs a “web map” – so it’s led us to a ton of digging and learning. Tonights fun was the OpenGeo suite....

Hollywood can do it why can’t you….

“Hollywood can do it why can’t you?” was the sentence that about put me over the edge back in 2000. I had inherited a “position” where I was going to be the “ortho guy”. Essentially the guy that took 9×9 scanned aerial...