The process of sorting or arranging entities into groups or categories; on a map, the process of representing members of a group by the same symbol, usually defined in a legend.

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How to perform radiometric correction and enhancement processing to get the coastal habitats?

I have a satellite image that is processed to unsupervised classification. I have to get the coastal habitats from this image. The satellite image before classification process need radiometric ...
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Assigning classes to resterized segments in QGIS

I am new to using QGIS. I made a mean shift segmentation and rasterized the vector segments. I need to classify the segments. How can I go about this?
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TrainImagesClassifier (SVM) fails when executed from within QGIS modeler

I made a small model in QGIS that runs Second Order Image Statistics, the SVM Trainer, and Image Classification, all tools from the Orfeo provider. The problem is it fails everytime. When I run the ...
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How to interpret accuracy assessment results for classified data?

eCognition has the ability to perform an accuracy assessment for classified data by using an error matrix based on a TTA mask. The image shows the results of the accuracy assessment. Is there a ...
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exclude value from feature analysis classification (ArcGIS extension)

I am using feature analysis to classify small (mm) round features from the landscape. I have calculated the circularity of each shape and I want to exclude those which are not round enough. Does ...
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Methodology for Image Classification (beginner) [closed]

I'm a beginner with remote sensing and have the task of creating a land use/land cover map of a region in India from IRS imagery. I've never performed an image classification before, although I do ...
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Is it Possible to Resize the Pixels

I classified this image in ArcGIS 10.3, but my Professor said the pixels are big and I should make it smaller. This is my problem: is there any tool that can use to make the picture grains finer. Or ...
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Stripes and Distortion in classification result when performing maximum likelihood classification in ArcMap

I have trouble performing a supervised classification in ArcMap 10.3. I created training areas and executed the "interactive supervised classification"-tool, which works totally fine and gives back ...
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Maximum Liklihood Image Classification; Does this algorithm consider RGB Band values only?

if it is correct that Maximum Liklihood classification algorithm takes into account RGB values of the bands only, then is it useless to stack other bandslike NIR SWIR etc prior to go ahead and use ...
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how do I get percentages of classes in a classified image?

I am using ArcMap 10.3 I have two layers, one classified raster, Landsat based dNBR, where classes show burn severity, and a shapefile containing polygons, drawn based on the dNBR image and that ...
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Classify image using segmentation analysis using QGIS and OrfeoToolbox

My first question on stackexchange (sorry for my english language)! I use stackexchange often to understand GIS principles and workflows. I wasn't able to find a answer. For this project we made a RGB ...
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Classifying building walls from LiDAR point cloud [closed]

I am currently working on mobile point clouds in order to extract 3D building models in the residential area. I could successfully classify ground, vegetation and building roof lines, but still have ...
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How can I get a numerical (or value) display for equal intervals in a layer?

I'm looking to classify regions on a map by the amount of light pollution in the area. I have the varied intensities (0 through 60) plotted using a color map, but is there anyway that instead of a ...
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How to classify difference surfaces having almost similar Reflectance responses?

I am using ENVI 5.3 to classify a Region of Interest clipped from Landsat 8 OLI. I have already performed calibration of my DNs by transforming it into Radiance and derived Reflectance image using ...
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Classification and measurement of feature basing on scan [closed]

It`s not entirely a GIS question, however maybe somebody can help. I need to automatically classify and then measure area of certain elements on image. That image is a scan of a thin wood slice and ...
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Double classification for symbols in QGIS

I am using QGIS version 2.14.1 (Essen). I have symbols that I have classified according to certain value from one of the columns in my shapefile. Furthermore, I was wondering if it is possible to do ...
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Spectral classification for crops

I'd like to do a classification using a multispectral raster (1 Blue 475, 2 Green 560, 3 Red 668, 4 Red Edge 717, 5 Near IR 840). I'd like to classify the crops (kiwi plants). I tried a few ...
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SAGA 2.2.5 Problem Object Based Image Segmentation

Every time I use the Object Based Image Segmentation with Landsat 8 data I get a segmentated image which looks like a spider's web. The image contains no 0 values. Anyone has a idea how to fix this?
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Using SCP image classification to find swimming pools?

i'm currently trying to use the scp image classification plugin to find swimming pools in an aerial image. It is just an RGB image as if it had infra red this'd be a lot easier. Does anyone know how ...
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Classifying raw LAS data as bare earth in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a raw LAS data that has only one return (no second/ third.. return) and not classified yet. The only information I have is intensity and elevation. Is there any way that I can classify bare ...
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Remote sensing accuracy assessment - McNemar`s Test

I would like to know how you determine the f12, f21 parameters for use in the McNemar`s test when for example I have two confusion matrices such as below: (where f12 = number of cells misclassified ...
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Data type doesn't match error in Sieve filter

I classified some land cover types in aerial image with Erdas Imagine, now I want to remove classification errors showing very small areas. I tried to use Sieve filter, but getting error notification ...
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Extracting above ground features from unclassified LAS [closed]

What's the best way to vectorize features from LAS? I have "Classified" LAS files, however they were never processed for classification. Thus of 181 million points (9 tile sample) about 60% are class ...
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QGIS classifying vector data

I am trying to classify a shapefile based on rule set, following this tutorial. This is the result: What I want to ask is: 1. How to insert the classification result (water, land etc) into the ...
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How to export training area information?

I did a supervised classification of a whole Landsat 8 image with 700 Rois (training areas) with the Semi Automatic Classification Plugin. I want to export the class names, the coordinates and the ...
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Classifying individual trees from labelled LiDAR point cloud [duplicate]

I have a classified point cloud for an area of 250*250 square meter, with 1 meter resolution. It has a 5 lakhs points with an average point density of 9 (means around 9 points within a pixel). I ...
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Image Classification on Photos From Camera?

A little bit of background: So I have some photos of 1X1 meter plots that were taken with a NIR digital camera. They have been georeferenced, corrected, etc.. I am interested in performing an image ...
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Orfeo Toolbox object based classification in QGIS tutorial/workflow

I have a set aerial photos of vegetation which need to be classified. Instead of using manual interpretation, I want to try using Object-Based classification based on the Orfeo Toolbox in QGIS ...
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Retrieving raster classes as data type in Python Script tool?

I want to program a python script tool in ArcGIS where the user should be enabled to input a classified raster and, based on this raster, the classes should be selectable. EDIT: As is suggested in ...
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Can LiDAR differentiate between rock and soil?

Can LIDAR by itself, tell the difference between rock (large and small) and soil? I'm under the assumption that the answer is no. However, I wanted to check here with the experts as I was told by ...
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How to use a conditional logic on Impervious Mapping

I am trying to use a logic ( rule -based classification ) to extract built-up area, similar to as suggested by Xu (2007).He uses, three spectral indices, SAVI( Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index), NDBI ( ...
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Symbology classification scheme for Solar PV Electricity Generation

I am presenting some data relating to rooftops suitable for solar PV and their potential PV electricity generation. I am mapping the above data for the study area. What would be the best symbology ...
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Maximum Likelihood Classification in ENVI

I am a new ENVI user and I am trying to perform a supervised classification of a Landsat 8 image with the maximum likelihood algorithm. In order to run the classification, I have to insert a Scale ...
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How to define a threshold in Principal Component Image for Urban mapping?

I am working on an Urban mapping and i would like to know how i could define a threshold value for extracting built-up areas from a PC (Principal Component) Image ? I am interesting on how to ...
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How to give polygons a classificaton code in ArcGIS?

Does anyone have a trick for assigning polygons a code based on the classification classes? For example, if I symbolize the population of census blocks with 10 classes using Natural Breaks, I would ...
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Needed help to launch SVM classification in eCognition

I would like if somebody help me to launch SVM classification in eCognition. Have you met any tutorials? I was searching through ecognition community, but there I find only basic KNN supervised ...
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Aggregating polygons with space between them

Im currently editing a large dataset that has large chunks removed throughout (buffered road network). The areas adjacent from each side have coinciding attributes, but have this large erased area in ...
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Adding more than one legend in QGIS Print Composer?

I'm using QGIS 2.8.4 and I can't seem to figure out adding more than one legend to my Print Composer. Say I want a larger map and then an inset map -- showing perhaps a different classification/color ...
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Band Separation from regular cameras

I have removed the IR block filter from a Sony digital compact camera so it has become multispectral (in a way). In addition to that I placed a IR pass filter, so it only captures photos in the ...
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Rule of thumb for selecting ROIs for supervised classification

I'd like to perform a supervised classification using the Semi-Automatic Classification Plugin and a maximum likelihood classification algorithm. I read about a rule of thumb which says "if training ...
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Normalizing raster data: getting a range of output values as opposed to a Boolean output [duplicate]

I converted a polygon shapefile which defined ED boundaries to raster. The value i based the raster surface on was a population count for each ED. The values ranged from 568 and 18160, as expected, ...
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Adding Masked Classes to unsupervised classification in ERDAS Imagine

Prior to supervised classification of a landsat 8 scene in ERDAS Imagine I masked two classes using the 'Mask' tool [Raster - Geometry - Subset & Chip - Mask] I now wish to add these two classes ...
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Call Toolbox operators of ENVI from IDL code

Is it possible to call the clustering/classification algorithms included in the toolbox of ENVI (gui) from IDL (source code) and how?
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Finding spectral reflectance bands for classes created from unsupervised classification

I am working on a project that requires separating water and non-water features based on unsupervised classification in ERDAS Imagine 2015. I have taken the original image, and assigned it into 50 ...
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Creating building footprints from LAS files

I wish to create building footprints from the classification in our LAS files. I have filtered out the building points, using the point cloud filter. But I now trying to join the outermost points of ...
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Random Forest land cover classification in ArcMap?

I am an undergraduate student working with a very large data set (to me), and who has NO experience with R, but is fairly comfortable with ArcMap. I have about 60GB of 8band 1m satellite imagery of ...
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Using same ROI/Signature for classifying spatially different rasters?

Using QGIS SCP Plugin, I have classified a raster of a state. Can I use the same ROI/signatures to classify rasters of other states?
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ArcGIS quantile classification

I have been implementing a workflow previously devised ArcGIS 10.2 in R. The process involves a discretization of an integer raster (the cells are counts) through quantile reclassification. I've ...
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Create a raster dataset containing the number of returns from a las file? [duplicate]

I already created DEMs, DTMs, DSMs from a LiDAR (LAS) file with a little help from the internet. However, right now I'm kind of stuck in my research. I want to create a raster file which contains ...
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Object-based classification using R and Orfeo Toolbox

I am trying to run an object-based classification using R. The Landsat images were segmented using Monteverdi (Orfeo Toolbox) and training samples (segments) were selected. My problem is that the ...