Geek Art – Lidar Nice Enough to Frame

…at least I think it’s beautiful. The Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries regularly releases Lidar posters that have been masterfully colorized and integrated with photo satellite data. Here’s an example of three such posters, all of which I have framed and hanging somewhere in my home: From left to right, the images are…

The Geospatial Revolution

Sciencetweep @jenhenderson provided a link yesterday to a documentary series about digital mapping produced by Penn State University. It’s really quite good and I recommend everyone spend some time watching the four available episodes. The trailer is embedded below. The other episodes are available here. The Geospatial Revolution. Trailer for the documentary.