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Latest Aerial photography Stories

2011-07-12 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- [Intersolar North America Expo Booth #9761] - Pictometry International Corp., a leading provider of geo-referenced, high-resolution aerial image libraries and related software, will feature its Pictometry Online web-based solution that enables solar contractors to quickly, easily and accurately calculate solar exposure, panel placement, sizing, roof pitch and square footage, at the Intersolar North America Expo July 12-14 at the Moscone Center,...

2010-09-15 07:17:00

TEMPE, Ariz., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent satellite or aerial views of the White House are often intentionally blurred or distorted for security reasons. HistoricAerials.com has recently uncovered high resolution aerial photography of the White House taken in 1951. What is unique with the 1951 imagery is that it shows in detail the White House under major reconstruction. Referred to as The Truman Reconstruction spanning 1948 through 1952, Historic Aerials.com now provides a rare...

2010-04-28 08:00:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Four aerial imagery providers around the world - Midwest Aerial Photography in the U.S., Kyodo Surveying Co., Ltd. in Japan, Beijing Guodian Jingwei Engineering Technology Co. in China and Geoplana Ingenieure in Germany - have acquired the new Intergraph® Z/I Imaging DMC II camera to meet the ever-growing needs of the mapping and aerial photography industry. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081211/DECLOGO ) The...

2010-04-22 08:00:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Beijing Xing Tian Di Information Technology Co., Ltd., a GIS services provider in China, has expanded its Intergraph® digital camera portfolio with the medium-format RMK D(TM). As a user of Intergraph's large-format DMC® since 2003, the company has acquired the RMK D for smaller mapping and remote sensing projects. The RMK D is ideal for organizations that wish to supplement their existing digital cameras with a...

2010-03-24 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Annenberg Space for Photography announces programming for its latest exhibit "WATER: OUR THIRSTY WORLD," in partnership with National Geographic magazine, including the IRIS Nights lecture series and special Slideshow Night for Month of Photography Los Angeles. During the three-month exhibit, the free IRIS Nights lecture series will continue to be offered inside the Photography Space on Thursday evenings, and will expand on the images and themes...

2009-10-27 01:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mundus Group, Inc. announces formation of AirStar Foto Worx Division to continue use of Unmanned Aircraft Vehicles (UAV) for professional aerial photography sales and service. This division will have manufacturing aerial photography packages available. Our product, the AirStar Cam-Copter, was used in a Super Bowl commercial by providing the production company with "Plate Shots," which are static photos that allowed computer graphics to impose...

2009-04-30 07:28:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Ofek Aerial Photography completed an orthophoto of 10,000 sq. km in 15 cm GSD in just 4 days flight shortly after receiving a VisionMap A3 Digital camera and automatic processing system. The processing was completed within 5 weeks and demonstrates the phenomenal capabilities of VisionMap's technology in terms of image acquisition and processing efficiency. To learn more about the Ofek case study, visit http://www.visionmap.com/Ofekstudy As...

2009-03-27 06:42:00

LONDON, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- - Primelocation.com's Unique Integration of Street View - the Latest Innovation From Google - and Microsoft's Bird's Eye View Aerial Imagery Will Revolutionise the Way People Search for Property in the UK In a move to create a richer, more advanced property search, Primelocation.com have adopted Google Street View in their UK property listings, combining it with Microsoft Virtual Earth's Bird's Eye View mapping feature. This enhanced search...

2009-03-11 08:00:00

Demand for high-quality digital imagery created by first DMC fuels growth and need for second camera HUNTSVILLE, Ala., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Aerial Surveys International, LLC, an image acquisition firm based near Denver, Colorado, has purchased a second Intergraph(R) Digital Mapping Camera (DMC(R)) to meet increasing demand from customers for high-quality digital imagery. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081211/DECLOGO ) "After deploying our first DMC one year ago, we...

2008-06-19 00:00:11

Aerial photography was first practised by the French photographer and balloonist Nadar in 1858 over Paris. Its use for military purposes was developed during the First World War by aviators such as Fred Zinn. Archaeologists were then able to use the technique more effectively to discover and record archaeological sites. Aerial photography has become increasingly popular, with many websites offering a bird's eye view of your home or area. One of the most popular, Google Earth, lets...