Panoramic (&Bird)sto add text! click Eye View* Maps!!&Civitates orbis Terrarvm (pub"+,-.* ,/0 birds%eye views1 hand%colored engraving & etched!!!What could be more pleasant than" in one#s ownhome far from all danger" to gaze in these booksat the universal form of the earth $ $ $ adornedwith the splendor of cities and fortresses and" bylooking at pictures and reading the textsaccompanying them" to acquire knowledgewhich could scarcely be had but by long anddi%cult journeys?&
click to add text!!Skills immigrated to America1 2 satisfying a need to understand territory and encouraged urban growth!!Thousands of prints of more than .1333 American cities made!
Oblique Aerialto add text! click Photography!+4,4 French photographer # balloonist !&Nadar takes 5rst aerial image!+44,!patents use of aerial photos in map! !making! !!what Nadar had really done was to change the level of art to the level of science and utility" from the artistic drawing to an instrument of work$&
click to add text!Aerial Photography From Airplanes!+636 5rst aerial photography taken from !airplane by Wright near Rome! ! !Maps used in WWI were produced !from aerial photographs! !England took ,331333 photographs during WW I" !
Aerial Camera to add text! click Development! !Camera failures until Fairchild develops internal shutter!Commercial development:! +6.+ !+33 overlapping photo series to make ! !aerial map of Manhattan! +6.. !discovers +433 buildings not on tax rolls!
Metric Digital Obliquetext! click to add Imagery!+66/ !Rochester NY group researches methods to !collect metric digital oblique images!+660 !Pictometry founded1 patents computerized !system for displaying1 geo%locating1 and taking !measurements from oblique images! !Pictometry creates new digital imaging process1 so$ware and hardware that maps each oblique image pixel to actual geographic coordinates!
Oblique Imageryto add text! click Capture System!• New image capture system developed to e7ciently capture and process oblique imagery over large areas!• Collects images at / oblique angles # cardinal directions and + nadir!• Uses direct georeferencing to accurately geo%locates each image captured" !• DEM referenced to image pixels to correct terrain displacement!
click to add text! PICTOMETRY CAPABILITIES!• ,/ imagery planes!• ,38 processing sta9!• +"/8 PB image data!• .41333 :ight hours annually!• 6-,1333 miles of :ight plans !• Seasonal throughput ;+133313338 images!• Processing capacity of up to +13331333 images per day"!
click to add text! Oblique Imagery Applications!• Government: federal and state agencies and 0338 local government"!• Consumer use: Microso$® Bing Maps /",M hits monthly!• Commercial: insurance1 real estate1 banking1 retail1 and industrial!• International: license technology to 6 companies covering +,38 countries &territories"!
Summary! text! click to add• Average users bene5t from digital oblique imagery!• Applications include visualization1 measurement1 and planning!• Online or desktop so$ware available!• Derivative data source for ;D city models!