[aprssig] Fw: free program to process aerial photos from Terraserver

Earl Needham needhame1 at plateautel.net
Fri Dec 3 16:12:49 EST 2004

         May be old news to some, I haven't been watching that closely --


"David Wilson-Okamura" <David Wilson-Okamura at forums_no_reply> wrote in 
message news:<1102094601.4256 at server2.simradar.com>...
>This may be well known to some, but it was new to me:
> From today's Scout Report 
> http://scout.wisc.edu/Reports/ScoutReport/2004/scout-041203.php
>USAPhotoMaps 2.49 [url "http://www.jdmcox.com/"]http://www.jdmcox.com/[/url]
>Designed for those who have a need for maps from the United States 
>Geological Survey, this helpful application will be of general nterest to 
>numerous other parties as well. With this program, visitors can download 
>aerial photographs and topographic maps from Microsoft's Terraserver 
>website. After completing this step, visitors can scroll through the maps, 
>mark waypoints, and center the map on any particular waypoint. This 
>version of USAPhotoMaps is compatible with operating systems running 
>Windows 98 and higher. [KMG]
>According to the website,
>USAPhotoMaps downloads aerial photo and topo map data from Microsoft's 
>free TerraServer Web site, saves it on your hard drive, and creates 
>seamless maps from it. You can: - Scroll and zoom - See the 
>latitude/longitude - Add waypoints, routes, and text - Jump to any 
>waypoint or latitude/longitude in the U.S.A. - Transfer waypoints, tracks, 
>and routes to and from most GPS receivers - See your GPS location - And 
>much more.
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Earl Needham, KD5XB, Clovis, New Mexico  DM84jk

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