ERDAS IMAGINE is a remote sensing application with raster graphics editor abilities designed by ERDAS for geospatial applications.

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Why could imagery lose radiometric resolution after orthoresampling in ERDAS Photogrammetry

I have some issues with orthoresampling images in ERDAS Photogrammetry (formerly LPS). I've set up two different image blocks (including orientation and camera paramters) and created multiple digital ...
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Division by zero error in Erdas imagine 2014

I'm running a Model maker to divide a couple of rasters. The function is as follows: ($n1_band1 / $n2_band2)* 100 There is no zero in both images (both of them are integers). However, I'm still ...
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ERROR in Resolution Merge using ERDAS IMAGINE 2013

I have attached an example image to show the problem: When i have to Resolution Merge, it will come error this process. How to solve this problem? I would like some suggestions regarding this error.
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Pro vs Con on using export to JPEG or JP2000 files for large imagery files

What is the preference among GIS Specialist and Remote Sensing Specialist using the JPEG vs JP2000. Yes, I am aware of other compressed files such as ECW or MrSID... I am more of concern of how to ...
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How to easily identify/classify coniferous forest from one date Landsat image?

I am pretty new in remote sensing and I am trying to identify/classify coniferous forest cover from single date Landsat scene. According to my preliminary web research I have these possibilities: ...
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What is the Pro or Cons for mosaic 30 GB jp2000?

Has anyone tried mosaic jp2000 imagery in ERDAS, ArcGIS , ENVI or any softwares that they have accomplished ? I have three jp2000 files that is total about 28.1 GB that I want to mosaic with ?
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Is TOA reflectance in floating point or DN? [closed]

After converting at radiance to TOA reflectance,is going to be in DN or floating point.
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Estimation of soil moisture using landsat 8 data [duplicate]

How can I estimate soil moisture from landsat 8 data using ERDAS IMAGINE 9.2 and ArcGIS 10.2 softwares?
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How can we extract feature for automation method using ERDAS Imagine 2013 software?

I have Quickbird Satellite data, hence I want to extraction from Building foot prints using automation method. Could you give whether its possible or not? If possible how can we use ERDAS Imagine ...
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Image and Aoi files have different map info. Aborting…ERDAS

I have an image 03.img and I want to apply Sub pixel classification on it. Since the image is rather big, I first clipped it with an AOI file (converted from a shape file). Next I applied ...
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/1.#IND error in ERDAS

I was applying the vegetation index ($n1_ttc0003r_16(2) - $n1_ttc0003r_16(4)) / ($n1_ttc0003r_16(2) + $n1_ttc0003r_16(4)) to a multispectral image, and the raster resulting on this operation had all ...
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Retrieving Aerosol Optical Depth (AOT) from Landsat multispectral data

I need to retrieve Aerosol Optical Depth from Landsat multispectral datasets. Has anyone successfully tried something like that before?
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1m cell size equivalent value in decimal degree

I'm doing re-sampling pixel size in ERDAS 2014,I'm using input image(Indian terrain) in GCS_WGS_84 projection. Now I have to keep out put cell size as 1m,what is the 1m equvivalent value in Decimal ...
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How to avoid background zero values in erdas imagine model maker? [duplicate]

Does anyone know how to avoid background black color/ zero value in background pixels in processed images using erdas imagine? Particularly in model maker. It's confusing in statistical calculation.
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Could not open/read USGS raster file

I could not open/read the following .img file. The document below says it is a raster file. http://edc2.usgs.gov/1KM/land_sea_mask.php I tried to open it using many ways such as Q-Gis software, and ...
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Rectification of a lot of images using ERDAS IMAGINE

I want to rectify many images of same area but different dates at a time in ERDAS Imagine 1 I did this using Batch processing but I have no out put. Second I did reproject many images using Batch ...
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ERDAS file not recognized as ERDAS Hierarchal File Architecture (EFHA)?

I am trying to do an accuracy assessment in Erdas using "user defined ground control points" (I collected the GPS points myselfin the field using a handheld GPS). However, when I load the thematic ...
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same RMS error for different resolution data

if i rectify a low resolution data and high resolution data and both have same RMS error =1 then what would be rectify more accurately? means for which resolution this error is more acceptable ...
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Enabling Erdas ECW files in gdal

I want to enable read support from Erdas ECW files in gdal on windows. I have GDAL binaries from http://www.gisinternals.com/sdk/ and i also have a self compiled version. when compiling myself I ...
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How to derive the slope angle value from DEM?

I am trying to calculate the steepness of each pixels (30m) from the DEM of 2m resolution. I have made use of ERDAS Imagine - Slope function and returns a contour-like pixel image. The pixel value ...
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How to mosaic lots of TIF files [duplicate]

I have 550 piece of .Tif fil files. I need to mosaic them. I tried QGIS, ERDAS and ArcGIS but they crashed everytime. In Erdas Tif's stored only 4GB limit of size. Which solution can be useful for me ...
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Shapefile Conversion to ERDAS Signature editor

I'm trying to run a supervised classification for an image. I was working with it in ArcMap and created some training data. I wanted to see if I could get a better result with Erdas Imagine using the ...
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Cloud/Shadow Masking: How to shift a cloud mask in Erdas/ArcMap/Py Script

I have the task to mask out cloud cover in approximately 20 landsat 8 scenes. Creating the cloud mask for the "white part" is easy, but I need help in addressing the clouds shadow. General ...
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Extraction of pixels from layerstacked NDVI image

How do I get rice pixels only from layerstack NDVI (modis) or SASI image? I also have a thematic rice image Please tell me how to do in erdas.
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Stereo Analyst & ArcGIS 10.1 - volume calculation

I use to perform analysis and imagery exploitation with the software above. I have created a Stereo Analyst report with some 3d polygon by a stereoscopic block. How do I calculate the volume of some ...
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Possible to use same signature file to classify images from different years?

I have Landsat images for the same area over 20 years (one photo per year in same season). I would like to detect changes occured in forested area like clear-cut and bark beetle outbreak over time. I ...
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PALSAR 50m Orthorectified K & C Mosaic it's possible to create interferometry?

JAXA is providing free access to PALSAR 50m Orthorectified K & C Mosaic. According to the website, data are provided in raw (HDR) and png. ALOS PALSAR K&C Mosaic or New global 50m-resolution ...
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How to overlay Radiance (Top-of Atmospheric radiance) over Digital Numbers Image?

I am trying to process INSAT-3D images, which contain six different bands. I have to extract each and every band form the .h5 data file, so when I extract first band (MIR) band form the data set, I ...
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How to match colours in already mosaiced single image?

I have an already mosaiced image for a large area. I need to match colours in this single image. I do not have each image separately. I just have this large single image downloaded from GLS. How can I ...
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Converting data type in ERDAS IMAGINE and ArcGIS for Desktop?

My tif image data type is float (i.e. my data is between -1 to +1) and I want to convert it into 8bit unsigned integer. I used ERDAS IMAGINE import tool to do this, while converting it into img also. ...
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Imagine 2014 displaying images with large no-data values

I'm starting to use Imagine 2014 after a recent upgrade. The images I'm using have data values in the range of approximately -.02 to 350.0. The no-data values bordering the data has a value of 2 ...
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Floating point to 8-bit unsigned raster conversion using ArcGIS for Desktop or ERDAS IMAGINE?

I have an image with value ranging from -1 to +1. I want to convert this into 0-255 (8bit). How can this be done using ArcGIS for Desktop or ERDAS IMAGINE?
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How to display the one band layer in pseudocolor using ERDAS Imagine?

I am a new user in ERDAS imagine and i found it hard to turn the single band raster data from grey color to pseudocolor using ERDAS imagine. This process could be easier to be performed using ER ...
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Problem of importing signature files from stacked dataset of Landsat 8

I tried importing a signature file using the AOI file from a stacked image of 16 bands of Landsat 8 on ERDAS 9.1. Its just not happening. Error message says "statistics info not found". However a ...
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Run an ERDAS Imagine pmdl (or bcf) via Python?

How (or is it) possible to run an Erdas Imagine .pmdl model from a Python script? I have successfully run .eml models but cannot get the syntax right for .pmdl Here is what the line I want to run ...
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Calculating TOA reflectance from Radiance using Erdas Imagine for a Spot2 image

Using the SPOT equation ρ = π L/[E cos (θs) d-²] to calculate TOA reflectance from Radiance. L was calculated using this equation [L = (X/A) + B] d was calculated by converting date to julian day ...
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How to create Strips with GCP point distribution for raw GeoEye satellite imagery?

I have raw GeoEye satellite imagery, I just want some guidelines for creating a strip map with GCP distribution. We need to make orthorectification for raw GeoEye satellite imagery, I think it's ...
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IMG and geoTIFF raster extraction

everyone. I'm very new to GIS technologies. Somehow, i need to extract raster(RGB data) data from geoTIFF and IMG files. What is the fastest way doing it?
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Erdas Imagine DN to TOA reflectance for SPOT images

I would like to convet DN to TOA reflectance in Erdas Imagine 2013. I see there is a way of doing this for Landsat7 in the Radiometric tab. How can I do this for SPOT2,4,5 images?
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Water grey levels - remote sensing

by viewing two bands in erdas imagine the grey levels of the water differ. on the one image as below the water is dark and the other image the water is light. why is that? what cause the ...
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Performing image rectification to a jpeg using ERDAS Imagine [closed]

I am trying to rectify some images on ERDAS Imagine. These images are jpegs. They have no projection data. How do I do this?
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Normalizing landsat image pixels prior to classification?

I have 5 different years (all in the same month) of Landsat TM imagery to perform classification on and I would like to know whether there is a technique to normalise the pixels in each image so my ...
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Creating batch file from ERDAS IMAGINE Spatial Modeler?

How to create batch file from the ERDAS IMAGINE Spatial Modeler? I want to do the same process to different input images, something similar which we can do by batch processing of the existing ...
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create a vegetation mask using Landsat 7 [closed]

I'm working on a very large study area. The aim is to create a vegetation mask representing only pines. I'm using Landsat 7 images. Since the recordings were made in the winter it's pretty easy to ...
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What are the pros and cons of forcing square pixels on reprojection?

I am using Erdas Imagine 2014 to reproject 4-band raster data from GRS 1980 NAD83 Lambert Conformal Conic (ft) to UTM GRS 1980 NAD83 North UTM Zone 11 (m). Unlike ArcGIS, Erdas provides the option to ...
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How to rescale data ranges in ERDAS?

I have an Normalized Difference Vegetation Index(NDVI) and Enhanced vegetation index (EVI) layer and I want to re-scale their data ranges to value ranges from 0–to–1, in order to optimally stretch the ...
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Problems using ATCOR for Erdas Imagine '13

An output from ATCOR processing (besides an atmospheric correction and dehazing) is expected to be an image containing true reflectance values (instead of raw input DNs). As far as I know such data ...
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Erdas python scripting help

I want to write scripts for Erdas in Python. I downloaded some Python examples here but I could not make much. Where can I get the full Help material for Erdas python scripting?
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How to create an Erdas batch list file (.bls) using Python?

How can I generate the Erdas batch list file (.blf) using Python? For example, I want to run a 5x5 median filter in the Batch Command Editor using a subset of images within a folder. Erdas provides ...
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Creating training areas for parametric classifcation

I am creating a signature file for a supervised classification for a subset of a LANDSAT image. I know what classes I would like to create, and have identified ideal areas for training. However, I am ...