Register for an evaluation license for Terrasolid software

GeoCue Group is the North American reseller for the Terrasolid software, covering the US, Canada and Mexico. If you would like to try out the Terrasolid software before you buy it, register for an evaluation license by following these steps: Download the latest versions of the desired Terrasolid software modules at https://www.terrasolid.com/ssl/download_software.php. Please note the…

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County Coordinate Systems in Terrasolid

To configure county coordinate systems in either TerraScan or TerraPhoto, ascertain the proper metric projection values for the desired county system. In the GeoCue workflow management software, these can be found on the Coordinate System Picker dialog or in the GeoCue Common Folder. In LP360 or True View EVO, they are found in the Coordinate…

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Metashape – Orthomosaic formatting for MicroStation and TerraPhoto Reference

MicroStation and TerraPhoto reference  require a RGB orthomosaic image. The normal workflow for exporting sUAS derived orthomosaics from Metashape creates a RGBA image. Make sure the “Write Alpha Channel” setting in the screenshot below is unchecked to create a RGB orthomosaic in Metashape before attempting to import into TerraPhoto.

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Exporting GeoTagged Screenshots for Google Earth

A new feature added as of TerraPhoto 015.005 (CE and v8i/v8) provides the ability to export rendered views in a TIFF+GeoTag file format. These images can then be bundled in a package that can be displayed within Google Earth. In this article, we will walk through this process using Danger Points in a power line…

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Horizontal Accuracy Reporting in Terrasolid

In our previous Newsletter we talked about Horizontal Accuracy Reporting and the new standards put forth by the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS), Positional Accuracy Standards for Digital Geospatial Data, in November 2014. The updated standards were designed to tie together past experience with current industry practices for preparing data. The new…

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What’s new in Terrasolid over the past year?

Unlike most software vendors Terrasolid makes progressive releases of their software modules over the course of a calendar year. The calendar year in turn corresponds directly with the maintenance cycle for the products. Hence, once a year all users must renew their maintenance and move on to the current year major release (for example, v015…

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