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

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Where can i use a sieve filter?

Where can i use a sieve filter for my supervised classification? Can i do it in Erdas Imagine or in ArcGIS? I can't find it anywhere. Thank you
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MODIS MOD13Q1 extract ndvi value [duplicate]

i have downloaded the MODIS MOD13Q1 from USGS GLOVIS in .hdf format. how i will convert it into original ndvi value by multiplying scale factor of 0.0001. I am using ERDAS IMAGINE 9.1 & ENVI 4.7. ...
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MODIS MOD13Q1 ndvi calculation

i have downloaded the modis MOD13Q1 from usgs glovis in hdf format. how i will convert it into original ndvi value by multiplying scale factor of 0.0001. I am using ERDAS 9.1 & evni 4.7. Can you ...
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How to repeatedly mosaic raster in Erdas?

I have found script to mosaic raster in R. But the output raster size is almost 9 times bigger (92mb) than mosaic it in Erdas (12mb). So I prefer mosaic raster in Erdas. But it wastes so much time to ...
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Conversion problem of projection of MODIS LAI from sinusoidal to geographic

I am trying to change MODIS data's (LAI) sinusoidal projection to geographic. Actually I did it. But when I reproject it by ERDAS, the output LAI raster moved about 10 km to west side of actual shape ...
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unwanted pixel removal in the image [duplicate]

I am processing an image in Erdas Imagine, there are some small unwanted pixels that I want to remove automatically. Is there any way to do so?
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Vectorized a historical soil map advice

I received a PDF file of a soil map in the Middle Rio Grande Valley near Albuquerque, New Mexico however it is dated in 1914. I was able to split the north and south because it came in one map and ...
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Using Mosaicking Images in Erdas software

Do you know any dissertation which has written about Mosaic briefly? I did the Mosaic for my Landsat images but i want to explain and write about but i do not know how and what shall i write about it ...
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Creating shapefile of satellite image footprints?

I'm looking for a tool or a workflow to compute satellite image footprints, for a large number of images across directories, and produce a shapefile. Ideal work flow would be: fire up tool point to ...
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Stacking overlapping rasters, keeping cell values on top?

I have a land cover classification that consists of three files. One file is the LCC for the western half of my study area, another covers the eastern half (these two overlap in the middle), and the ...
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Determining which “color” each image band represents?

I have a satellite image that has a few bands in it. But I don't know what colors they are supposed to represent, nor do I know where to look for this information--the file's metadata say nothing ...
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split multi-band raster to separate rasters in ERDAS IMAGINE

I am currently using ERDAS IMAGINE 2013. I have a 28 Band MODIS image. Is there any way in IMAGINE I could split the 28 bands of the MODIS image into single band images?
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change raster values in a specific region on a single band

I am currently using ERDAS IMAGINE 2013. I have a 28 Band MODIS image. In one of the bands, I need to change the values of a certain region. I tried the following: Load the .img file into IMAGINE. ...
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georeference IMG file in qgis

I have a problem: I'm trying to georeference a satellite image (ASTER, Erdas Imagine file *.img) in QGis. I have georeferenced with QGis before and never had any problems. The file is georeferenced ...
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Layer stacking in ERDAS?

When I am doing layer stacking of the liss iv image and ndvi generated from the same image, the output generated is white (flat) in ERDAS Imagine. How to solve the problem?
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Why image do not color match when many Landsat images are mosaicked in ERDAS?

When I try to mosaic Landsat images in ERDAS I get as result image with discordance in colors. I tried histogram matching but no success. The images were captured between March and May.
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Use a Python script to stack layers from multiple directories and produce multiple outputs in ERDAS

I am using ERDAS Imagine 2013 and am trying to create a Python script that takes lists created in another script containing the path to each scene's raw data folder and base image ID's (for example ...
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Determine sun elevation without header file?

I have some AWiFS and LISS-III data that I'm trying to convert from at-sensor spectral radiance to top-of-atmosphere reflectance. The problem is, the data didn't come with any header file. All I ...
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Methods of cloud shadow detection for Landsat data?

Detecting clouds doesn't seem to be much of a problem, rather the challenge is in selecting cloud-shadow classes that don't also include coastal areas, agriculture, etc. For a project I'm working on, ...
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MODIS MOD09A1 processing

modis state flag for MOD09A1 data (Surface Reflectance 8-Day L3 Global 500m) is different for each 8 day composite. I have 10 years data how to extract the cloud information in batch? and is their any ...
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Segmentation - problem with mosaic tiles

Could you please tell me how to solve my problem with segmentation in ERDAS ? I am using ERDAS 2013 and the tool Image Segmentation to segment my multiband picture (with high resolution). ...
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Creating a Time series NDVI map

I would like to create a NDVI Time Series map? How do I do that? The one I probably would like to have similar like this http://proceedings.esri.com/library/userconf/proc02/pap0593/p05931.jpg I ...
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How to make Mapnik render Erdas images in RGB instead of grayscale?

I have some orthophoto files (Erdas Imagine format) enclosed in a vrt file. When I view it in any desktop GIS it has proper RGB colors, but when I use the vrt in Mapnik to render some tiles, I get ...
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Looking for simple software to compare two Landsat Images

At uni I used ERDAS imagine to view two rasters at the same time and it had various viewers for comparing them. I'm looking for something that has a slider so that I can see the differences between ...
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ERDAS Imagine ecw compression settings

We have some jp2 or img satellite images that we compress to .ecw using ERDAS Imagine. We have realized that with some images we are losing too much information while doing that. What i wanted to ask ...
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Question about ERDAS TOC

On occasionally when I open a raster in ERDAS 2013, I get white or yellow circle icons on my ERDAS Contents and tried to find information on ERDAS. I want to know what does the icon mean ? Thanks ...
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Imagine files between ERDAS and ENVI

I have ENVI 5.0 , ERDAS 2013 SP2, and ArcGIS 10.1 SP1. Every time I save an Imagine file from ENVI 5.0 and open in ERDAS 2013 and it seems like ERDAS does not like it and it would not open and would ...
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MODIS image reprojection/ change coordinate system in ArcGIS 9.3

I have downloaded Utah state shapefile in NAD_1983_UTM_Zone_12N projection and also downloaded the MODIS image of the area (MOD09Q1) in .hdf format which has sinusoidal projection. the .hdf format ...
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ERDAS Imagine 2013 NDVI fail

i have a problem with NDVI in Erdas Imagine. Instead of NDVI image it makes a mask, which is not suppose to make. Do anyone know where the problem is?
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How can I convert ERDAS img file into headerless binary file

I have trouble to convert ERDAS .img file into headerless binary file. I want to use those images in TIMESAT program. I'm trying to do this in IDRISI 32. But there is an error saying "minimum values ...
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calculate area of vegetations in a raster file

How do I calculate area of several vegetation types in a raster (.img file type) image. They are color coded. Am using QGIS (1.8.0) and ERDAS 9.2.
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Will Toshiba Satellite 70-A-11h meet GIS student notebook requirements?

I'm just about to start a college to study GIS and I need new notebook computer. I would like a one that will last me for awhile and that can run the ArcGIS and ERDAS Imagine programmes that are ...
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Some remote sensing tutorials [closed]

I could use some tutorials on remote sensing, but some books provided they are free, would be useful. To be specific, tutorials on ERDAS Imagine, ENVI and other remote sensing software, general ...
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How to Extract Data from U.S. National Landcover Dataset (NLCD) dataset?

I am working with U.S. National Landcover Dataset (NLCD) to classify habitat type at more than 150 sites across the northeast U.S. The dataset is very large (15GB) so I cannot upload it here, but it ...
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Is it possible to solve Differential Equations in ArcMap and/or ERDAS Imagine?

I would like to know if it is possible to solve differential equations and run them directly in either ArcMap or ERDAS Imagine, similar to the raster calculator in ArcMap?
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Alternatives for ERDAS Imagine

I am having trouble with the ArcGIS 10.1 and ERDAS Imagine 9.2 license conflict. From what I found out it isn't that rare, but interestingly enough why is there such a conflict in the first place? ...
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How to copy/move Mosaic Dataset to another location?

On my previous question on Mosaic Dataset vs. ERDAS 2011 Is ERDAS 2011 or ArcGIS 10.1 best to use when mosaicking 100's of ECW image files?, I did research for a bit was wondering what happens if you ...
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How to import HDF (L1G) files into ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have downloaded satellite imagery from GLCF website, it has downloaded with .L1G file extension, I am not able to open this file in ArcGIS as well in Erdas, so please let me know how to open this.
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Options for manually identifying road defects from Terrestrial Lidar

I am trying to create a process to identify road defects manually from Lidar. We have Erdas 2013, ArcGIS10.1 and Global Mappper 14.2 as options for paid software. So far Merrick Mars displays the ...
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how to do change detection in ERDAS

I'd like to ask a really simple question. I want to obtain the size of unchanged, decreased, and increased area etc (just like shown in image below) from 2 classification images in 2000 and 2007. How ...
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How to reduce the resolution of satellite imagery data for used in matlab

When I am using the 4band multispectral data for NDVI calculation, after successful completion of runtime, it shows some warning message like "loading 17%..."How could I rectify it? should I do any ...
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How to identify DSM anomaly using Erdas Imagine

I am having IFSAR DSM. I want to detect anomaly (both Spikes and depressions) to fix in the process of DTM editing. Since the file is too large I chose automation for the process of detection. I tried ...
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Error when converting .shp to .dxf

I have created a polygon shape file in Erdas Imagine 9.2 from a raster image. I want to export it to .dxf or .dgn for further processing. When I export the .shp to .dxf in Global Mapper, large ...
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What Information Does the Blue Band Provide?

I am playing around with ERDAS and was implementing image difference on two rasters separated by interval of time. I was using a blue band raster and I created a default threshold for percentage ...
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What is the convergence threshold for ArcGIS Iso Cluster?

The ArcGIS tool Iso Cluster Unsupervised Classification does not seem to have any documentation on the convergence threshold used in the tool. To compare, Erdas Imagine has all of the necessary ...
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Why is GDAL ECW compression much poorer than ECW compression from ERDAS

We use ECW compressor shipped with ERDAS Imagine to export Orthoimagery for our different departments. Because we are facing problems with the Imagine license server, we had to choose GDAL (built with ...
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Enhanced vegetation index using ENVI 4.7 bandmath

I computed Enhanced Vegetation Index using band math in ENVI 4.7 software. The expression used was: 2.5*((float(b1)- float(b2))/(float(b1)+ (6*float(b2)) +(7.5* float(b3)))) BYTSCL(float(b1), min = ...
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Problem with ERDAS and GIS programm installation [closed]

ARCGIS 10 and ERDAS 8.7 were already installed in my computer. But I want to open both programs at the same time. If ARCGIS can open properly, ERDAS cann't open and vice verse, showed that following ...
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ENVISAT ASAR .N1 file is not being opened by ERDAS IMAGINE 2011

I am not able to open ENVISAT ASAR .N1 file in ERDAS IMAGINE 2011. The software has direct read option for files of this format. Whenever I try to open the file, software closes automatically giving ...
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Floor height creation from Aerial Lidar/Imagery only

I was wondering if it is possible to generate the floor heights of buildings from aerial lidar? We don't have terrestrial lidar or stereo imagery. I don't need the ground DEM level or the roof (DSM) ...