Take the 2-minute tour ×
Geographic Information Systems Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for cartographers, geographers and GIS professionals. It's 100% free, no registration required.

ArcGis offers this, but I didn't found such a function in Qgis. Maybe I have simply not found the command.... Does someone know the command or is there an extenstion which offers such a functionality?

share|improve this question

3 Answers 3

Sisyphos: If you go to File > Save as Image, you can save the current view to a number of formats, and tiff is one of the options.

share|improve this answer
3  
You can try this route but the resolution is limited by your monitor's resolution. –  maning Aug 3 '12 at 13:56
    
Thanks, it's really easy! –  Sisyphos Aug 17 '12 at 11:34

Unfortunately it is limited to screen resolution. I would love it if this were given attention in a future release. I see that it has a ticket in the developer's forum, but no plan on implementation. :(

share|improve this answer

Raster -> Extraction -> Clipper should do what you want.

Make sure that layer CRS and project CRS are the same, then start the clipping dialogue, and draw a rectangle of the current view.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.