Blue Marble offers free videos for individuals interested in learning more about its GIS and geodetic software.
Blue Marble webcasts are pre-recorded videos about GIS and geodetic topics and software tutorials. Registration isn't required to view these videos. Subscribe to Blue Marble's YouTube channel to receive notifications of when webcasts are available. Announcements of video releases are also made on the Blue Marble Facebook, LinkedIn, or Twitter accounts.
GeoTalks Express is a series of hour-long webinars focusing on particular aspects of Blue Marble geospatial technology.
All sessions are free and attendees are encouraged to sign up for multiple webinars. However, registration is required as online seats are limited.
In many GIS processes and procedures, raster data serves as a static base map or reference layer upon which vector data is rendered and given a locational context. While vector data is rightfully considered to be inherently editable and interactive, more often than not raster layers simply act as a platform or a foundation in the analysis workflow. In reality, it is unfair to relegate raster data to a supporting role in the broader field of spatial analysis. Both individually and collectively, every pixel that comprises a raster layer contains information that exposes a wealth of valuable data, reveals patterns in data distribution, and creates a more complete picture of the area of study. Global Mapper provides a number of tools for utilizing or analyzing raster layers and in the latest monthly webcast, we will explore the raster processing capabilities of the current release. Topics will include: