GIS

3D Flood Simulation in ArcGIS

In ArcScene you can simulate floods to know which parts would be affected if a flood were to occur. Although it is only visual, it gives you a general idea of …

Advanced 3D visualization using QGIS

QGIS is a very powerful application when it comes to free GIS. One of its potentialities is the possibility of developing plugins that allow specific tasks to …

How to calculate Land Surface Temperature with Landsat 8 satellite images

The Land Surface Temperature can be estimated or calculated using the Landsat 8 thermal bands. It simply requires applying a set of equations through a raster …

How to use TravelTime Search API to create isochrones

When searching maps we usually rely on radius to see where’s easy to reach. However, people don’t travel as the crow flies, as a radius suggests. This is …

Download a free Digital Elevation Model (DEM)

Digital Elevation Models (DEM) have multiple applications. It is possible to download a DEM from anywhere in the world for free from the ASTER GDEM, page, …

GIS Book: Fundamentals of GIS

Geographic information in decision making often goes unnoticed, but it is actually very present in our daily activities. Our eBook Fundamentals of GIS: …

How to add Google Maps layers in QGIS 3

It is true that with the launch of QGIS 3 we are happy. Since it brings many features and upgrades such as improved editing of geometry, symbols, design, 3D …

Convert GPX files to SHP in ArcGIS

To convert GPX files to SHP in ArcGIS, you need to download the Toolbox GPX to Features Tool. Now unzip the file, then open the ArcMap application, navigate to …

Drawing in QGIS with better accuracy than AutoCAD

The title of this article is a challenge, if you have used Autodesk programs I suppose you could think “it’s an advertising …

QGIS Training Manual PDF

Learn QGIS for free with the QGIS Training Manual PDF, plus step-by-step exercises. The best is provided directly from the official QGIS website, and will be …

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