2016 – A year of progress in Earth Observation

For me 2016 marked a point when the term ‘Remote Sensing’ was used less frequently and ‘Earth Observation’ significantly more. Make of that what you will. With the impending deluge of data (not sure at what point we move from impending to actual) the race is now on to derive information from the pixels. You Read more about 2016 – A year of progress in Earth Observation[…]

Processing images on the Google Cloud

October 2016 brought the announcement from Google that it had all Landsat and Sentinel data on its cloud. Amazon are also hosting all this data, ESRI are using the Amazon cloud and so are Planet (both of these for over a year). Never before has so much Earth Observation data been available to everyone. I Read more about Processing images on the Google Cloud[…]

Marginal gains in EO – Google goes for timelapse

The Great Britain and Northern Island cycling team are good. In fact, they are very good. In Bejing 2008 they won 8 golds, 4 silver and 2 bronze (14 medals; 2nd place France with 6 medals) In London 2012 they won 8 golds, 2 silver and 2 bronze (12 medals, 2nd place Germany with 6 Read more about Marginal gains in EO – Google goes for timelapse[…]