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Leeds Data Thing OpenStreetMap and Other Geo Visualization Stuff

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Leeds Data Thing OpenStreetMap and Other Geo Visualization Stuff

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Leeds Data Thing OpenStreetMap and Other Geo Visualization Stuff

  1. 1. OpenStreetMap & Online Geo Viz. Leeds Data Thing. 27 March 2013Tim Waterstim@topomancy.com@tim_waters
  2. 2. Live OSMhttp://live.openstreetmap.fr/
  3. 3. Haitihttp://vimeo.com/9182869ito_haiti_berners_lee.mp4
  4. 4. http://www.ted.com/talks/view/lang/en//id/788
  5. 5. What is OpenStreetMap?A web project to create a free and open map of the entire world
  6. 6. Fastest growing mapAnimationSkobbler – europe_osm_growth.mp4http://vimeo.com/16146087
  7. 7. Open Data
  8. 8. Dude, we just use Google.
  9. 9. The reasons not to... Terms of Use Copyright Derived Works No Data OSM better in many areas
  10. 10. Dude, you cant trust it
  11. 11. “Wikipedia” Fix the dataObjectivenessQuality Control
  12. 12. Leeds:http://simon04.dev.openstreetmap.org/whodidit/?zoom=12&lat=53.80479&lon=-1.57285&layers=BTTRSS:http://simon04.dev.openstreetmap.org/whodidit/scripts/rss.php?bbox=-1.620225,53.753161,-1.392945,53.846638
  13. 13. StatisticsNumber of users 1,045,770Number of GPS points 3,295,708,898Number of nodes 1,788,120,111Number of ways 171,187,609Active users / month 17,478Wikipedia:Number of pages: 29,551,074Number of articles: 4,173,959Active users / month 135,706
  14. 14. How do people map?
  15. 15. Animation 1Ito World – OSM Edits 2011http://vimeo.com/489842702011_year_of_edits.mp4
  16. 16. Animation 2Derick Rethans – OSM Edits 2012http://vimeo.com/563747422011_year_of_edits.mp4This animation shows all additions and modifications of nodes (flashes)and cumulative edits (fading to purple) in 2012.Additional visualisations are the redaction bots work (flying away yellow spheres) and the shift to ODbL (green flash).
  17. 17. YOU CAN GET THE DATA
  18. 18. YOU CAN GET THE DATA1) direct dump – planet (26G Compressed) whole, day, hour, minute2) API i.e. OverPass3) Extracts Shapefile format (buildings, natural, place, rail, roads, water, points, landuse)
  19. 19. Overpass API
  20. 20. TagInfo● http://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/
  21. 21. LiterallyMore data than appears
  22. 22. More data than appears
  23. 23. Literally more data than appears Cartography
  24. 24. Stamen - Watercolor● http://maps.stamen.com/watercolor/#15/53.80 25/-1.5469
  25. 25. Stamen – Toner
  26. 26. Literally more data than appears Custom Maps
  27. 27. H.O.T.Humanitarian OpenStreetMap TeamThe Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team [H.O.T.] isa new initiative to apply the principles of opensource and open data sharing towardshumanitarian response and economicdevelopment.
  28. 28. Other Geo Vis!
  29. 29. GeoCommons● http://geocommons.com/maps/239033#
  30. 30. CartoDB
  31. 31. CartoDb Torque USPO Animation● http://cartodb.github.com/torque/examples/usp o.html
  32. 32. OpenStreetMap & Online Geo Viz. Leeds Data Thing. 27 March 2013Tim Waterstim@topomancy.com@tim_waters
  33. 33. Linkshttp://vimeo.com/9182869 (haiti ito, tbl)http://vimeo.com/48984270 (2011 ito)http://vimeo.com/56374742 (2012 derek)http://vimeo.com/16146087 (EU Skobbler)http://live.openstreetmap.fr/http://cartodb.github.com/torque/examples/uspo.htmlhttp://geocommons.com/maps/239033#

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