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Introduction to OpenStreetMap for CrisisCamp Toronto. Presented on Sat, 19 February 2011

Introduction to OpenStreetMap for CrisisCamp Toronto. Presented on Sat, 19 February 2011

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Introduction To OpenStreetMap - CrisisCamp Toronto Introduction To OpenStreetMap - CrisisCamp Toronto Presentation Transcript

  • Introduction to OSM | Presentation cc-by Richard Weait http://weait.com Richard Weait | OSM Map Data cc-by-sa http://OpenStreetMap.org/
  • Register on osm.org
  • OpenStreetMap is ...
  • Data license ODbL
  • OpenStreetMap is ... "OpenStreetMap is a project aimed squarely at creating and providing free geographic data such as street maps to anyone who wants them." -- www.openstreetmap.org
  • "The project was started because most maps you think of as free actually have legal or technical restrictions on their use, holding back people from using them in creative, productive or unexpected ways." -- www.openstreetmap.org OpenStreetMap is ...
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  • Fairfax County Urban Rescue
  • Situation Room, World Bank, Haiti
  • CC-By Mathias Gawlista http://www.flickr.com/photos/76075259@N00/2096217675/ How do you play a violin?
  • How do I get to Carnegie Hall? http://www.flickr.com/photos/76345376@N00/255736904/ - CC-By
  • Pre-
  • You map your neighbourhood ... Copyright cc-by-sa User:smsm1 http://flickr.com/photos/smsm1/2776456790/
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  • Survey an area
  • Record observations
  • Add metadata
  • Render as a map
  • Won't that take “Forever”? Show the video, Richard.
  • Survey diligently (c) A-Z maps. Bristol, UK
  • http://openstreetmap.org/?lat=52.511&lon=13.399&zoom=11&layers=B000FTF Berlin
  • http://openstreetmap.org/?lat=52.5078&lon=13.33787&zoom=17&layers=B000FTF
  • http://tools.geofabrik.de/map/?type=Mapnik&lon=8.43681&lat=51.31206&zoom=16 Fort Fun
  • http://openstreetmap.org/?lat=52.50826&lon=13.33935&zoom=17&layers=B000FTF Rotterdam
  • http://openstreetmap.org/?lat=52.50826&lon=13.33935&zoom=17&layers=B000FTF
  • http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Image:Osm_putney_cycle.jpg
  • OpenCycleMap.org Commendation Award 2008
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  • University of Maryland http://openstreetmap.org/?lat=38.988223&lon=-76.940895&zoom=18&layers=B000FTF
  • UMD - TerpNav http://seamster.cs.umd.edu:8090/map/index.html#
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  • Resources richard @ weait.com @rweait http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/ irc://irc.oftc.net #osm Mailing lists
  • Introduction to OSM | Presentation cc-by Richard Weait http://weait.com Richard Weait | OSM Map Data cc-by-sa http://OpenStreetMap.org/
  • Let's map. Zoom in to your neighbourhood
  • Let's map. Log in
  • Let's map. Hover over “edit” And choose Potlatch2
  • Drag and drop Point objects
  • Some objects will prompt for more information.
  • Wrong street name? Click once to select Type correct name
  • Rename part of road? Click once to select way Click node to select Click scissors to split
  • After splitting, rename Select way to rename Rename
  • Polygons Trace around building outline One click at a time
  • Close the polygon Close the polygon by clicking on the first node again. Look for the “dot” tell tale.
  • Add tags to polygon While the polygon is selected use combo-box to select >>Buildings >> School Then add the name.
  • What are things called? Some terms are very British. wiki.osm.org/wiki/Map_Features