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04-07-2009, 07:44 AM
Hello to everybody.
After a couple of days of lurking and trying some of the tutorials I've finally decided to say: "Hello world!".
I'm a Spanish cartographer who found this site looking for some tree textures, and I'm very impressed with what I found.
See you in the forums!
04-07-2009, 12:34 PM
Welcome to the Guild!
04-07-2009, 01:19 PM
04-07-2009, 05:06 PM
Welcome, verhka...very interesting suite of software tools you have there!
04-08-2009, 04:17 AM
Well, as I said above I work as a cartographer, I'm applying some of the technics and procedings I found in this forum.
As an example, this is a map of the region where I live.
I used the RobA tutorial about Regional Mapping and the data collected from the NASA STRM for the mountains.
I'm still working in it.
04-08-2009, 10:40 AM
Lookin' pretty darn good so far.
How did you get the DEM data into Gimp?
04-13-2009, 05:43 PM
Sorry, but I've been on Easter holyday, and I couldn't read the forum.
I'm working on a tutorial on how to work with DEM data using GDAL (I don't know if you know GDAL or other OSGeo projects), and how to transform 16bit in 8 bit data to work with "older" GIMP versions.
May be I should be able to post it at the end of the week.
A small tutorial would be great, vehrka!
Stealing chunks of the real world is a quick way to make a believable heightfield...
04-13-2009, 08:13 PM
Yeah, I'd be downloading necessary software and firing that puppy up lickety split if I knew how to get some DEM stuff and mess around with it. Do us all a cool tut and we'll shower you with...uhm, praise and envy :)
04-28-2009, 12:12 PM
Hello to everybody.
Finally I could finish the tutorial.
You can find it in the Tutorial section, it's called Managing SRTM information with GDAL (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=5337)
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