Category Archives: Geospatial Technology

Atmospheric Compensation – DigitalGlobe AComp Pre-Processing

DigitalGlobe’s Atmospheric Compensation (AComp) an algorithm that removes haze and vapor particles and is used to correct and clarify [...]

High Resolution Satellite Imagery for Wildlife Monitoring

Wildlife Monitoring & Tracking Satellite images, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Global Positioning Systems (GPS) have greatly [...]

WorldView-4 Satellite Ready for Launch!

WorldView-4 Satellite Sensor Photo credit: DigitalGlobe/Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company The WorldView-4 Satellite sensor was launched [...]

DigitalGlobe Request US government to Lift Restrictions on Commercial Satellite Imagery

Satellite imagery provider DigitalGlobe has made a request for the US government to lift restrictions on the pixel resolution of available c [...]

Pleiades-1B Satellite Successfully Launched

Pleiades-1B satellite was successfully launched on December 2, 2012 built by Astrium was launched off aboard a Soyuz launcher from the Europ [...]

Virunga National Parks Mountain Gorillas Threatened as Fighting Continues

Virunga National Parks and its endangered mountain gorillas are threatened once again in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) as rebels clash [...]

Pleiades-1A Satellite Captures First Panchromatic Images

Pleiades-1 (0.5m) satellite sensor captured the first panchromatic satellite images after its successful launch from Kourou launch site (Fre [...]

Satellite Imaging Corporation (SIC) Signs Agreement With RapidEye AG for Distribution of RapidEye Satellite Image Data

Satellite Imaging Corporation (SIC), a leader in the satellite remote sensing, GIS and mapping industry delivering to commercial customers f [...]

Aerial Photography of Damage from Devastating Post EF5 Tornado that Hit Joplin Missouri

This aerial photograph captured the post damage of an Enhanced Fujita Scale (EF-5) tornado that hit Joplin, Missouri on May 22, 2011, one of [...]

ALOS Satellite Sensor Power Reduction

ALOS the Advanced Land Observing Satellite, renamed “Daichi” operated by JAXA (Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency) shifted its operat [...]
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