Tutorial 05: Downloading aerial photos from Planning Maps Online

Tutorial notes

Topics covered in this tutorial include:
•Using the Planning Maps Online website http://services.land.vic.gov.au/maps/pmo.jsp
•Turning map layers on or off
•Understanding the trade-off between image resolution and extent
•Saving high and low resolution geo-referenced images
•Unzipping and cleaning up downloaded aerial photos
•Adding aerial photos to QGIS
•Understanding Vector and Raster GIS data formats

•Additional GIS data including high-resolution aerial photography is available to Nillumbik Landcare Network member groups. Please contact us for more information: http://www.nillumbiklandcare.org.au/contact