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

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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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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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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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Calculating Net Primary Production (NPP)?

When I calculate Net primary production (NPP) for a local scale, what kind of software should I use? I always use ENVI, ERDAS IMAGINE, ArcGIS for Desktop and IDRISI. Is it possible to use these ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Converting ERDAS (*.img) file into headerless binary file?

I am having trouble converting an ERDAS (*.img) file into a headerless binary file. I want to use those images in the TIMESAT program. I'm trying to do this in IDRISI 32 but there is an error ...
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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 [closed]

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 difference?...
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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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How can I choose values from stacked raster images according to location of ROI

Before I choosed ROI on land surface temperature (LST) images and obtained pixel values of LST. Now I need pixel value of another images which are stacked multi-band image. My main purpose is to ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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how to multiply and group values of NDVI in Erdas

I have downloaded the MODIS data for calculating the NDVi but the ranges of values in its attribute table ranges from -32768 to 9830 i want to club the similar values upto 2 decimal places and also ...
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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 a ...
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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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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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Running Erdas command in MS-DOS

I have generated the following command line in ERDAS, and want to run it in MS-DOS. Getting an error- "system cannot find the path specified". I have checked the path by opening it in windows ...
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Which georeferencing method for Himalayan Awifs-Awifs registration

I would like to know which georeferencing method would provide the best result for Himalayan region in-case of Awifs(Raw) to Awifs(master) georeferencing.. I have already tried polynomial ...
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Digital Number (DN) on satellite imagery? [closed]

How would I know if any of the satellite imagery (Landsat, ASTER, Quickbird and so on) have DN or Digital Numbers such as integer or uninteger on its pixel. I download from the USGS EarthExplorer and ...
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NoData Value = 0, problem when creating NDVI, Erdas

I try to create an NDVI from Landsat and ASTER satellite images using Erdas Imagine. In Erdas, the satellite images have a nodata value of 0. After creating an NDVI, the nodata value is still 0, but ...
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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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Is there any method to choose the value of each pixel according to land cover

I have 2 images; one is land cover image (imgA) and monthly mean temperature image (imgB). I'd like to choose value of each pixel from imgB corresponding to imgA. WhaT I expected is each pixel of ...
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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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How to perform a standard deviation stretch on a raster in QGIS

Is there a way to perform a (2) standard deviations stretch on a raster image in QGIS 2.2? I have found the raster styles menu, but the help says there is no help in my language (English) and whilst ...
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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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MOD 35 Cloud Mask HDF in ENVI

I am having difficulty getting ERDAS or ENVI to correctly read and display cloud mask attributes from MOD 35 HDF files. They files are displayed as 0-255, whereas I expected some kind of code 0, 1, ...
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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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How to produce a vegetation stress map utilizing the spectral blue shift of the red edge?

I am interested in mapping vegetation stress utilizing the blue shift to the red edge phenomenon in remote sensing. The figure below shows the expected change in reflectance of green leaves under ...
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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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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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Uninstall ERDAS ECW/JP2 SDK Version 5.0 (Ubuntu)

I am using Ubuntu Linux as main OS when it comes to geoprocessing but I am not yet an expert using it. I recently needed QGIS to have ECW support, so I followed the instructions of Luke in the ...
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How to choose pixel values according to each land cover class?

I would like to do following steps using two types of images (precpitation and Land cover image): select pixel values of precipitation image within each land cover classes calculate total amount of ...
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Where to obtain free 15m ASTER image for New Mexico?

I am looking for a free Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) image that will let me to perform NDVI for the pilot crop health/soil moisture that can go as far back ...
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How to Remove Dark Bands Where Scenes Overlap in Mosaic Landsat TM5 Image?

I have an image mosaic of 5 Landsat TM5 scenes. Where the scenes overlap there is a dark band, only on the left and right sides, but the top and bottom are seamless. What is the best way to correct ...
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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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Why does ERDAS not like my GDAL output?

I am creating a raster using GDAL and the IMAGINE file doesn't work in ERDAS because it doesn't recognize the projection. Here is the code to generate a sample: from osgeo import gdal projectionWkt ...
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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 [closed]

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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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) ...
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How do I classify or spot a pixel, based on a specific reflectance values of the six Landsat Bands using Erdas?

I have converted the DN values to the reflectance of a Landsat image to classify the rice field by its stages. To specify the reflectance values of each stages, I have sampled the reflectance values ...