Short Course on Free Satellite Imagery

5/6 July, 2016

Many of you will be familiar with Landsat imagery that can be pan-sharpened to 15m resolution. Now the European Space Agency has begun acquiring 10m resolution multispectral imagery from Sentinel-2. All of this satellite imagery is free to download and can be processed with free software.

 Learn all about Landsat and Sentinel-2 imagery, how to download it and how to process it using open source tools.


Brief Outline:

Image characteristics – spectral, spatial and radiometric resolution

Glovis and Earth Explorer

Landsat7 ETM+ and Landsat 8

QGIS – Basic image processing, datums and projections, coordinate systems


SNAP – subsets, mosaics, format conversion.

Integration with vector data

Palmerston North Campus

DATE:  5/6 July 2016

COST:  Registration fee $500 (GST inclusive)



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Free Satellite Imagery Short Course

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