LiDAR on a phone – a new way to capture 3D data

Talk of LiDAR (Light Detection And Ranging) has recently reached the wider media, specifically the mobile tech space. This is due to Apple’s inclusion of a LiDAR scanner in their 2020 flagship mobile – the iPhone 12 Pro. Apple primarily … Continue reading Continue Reading

Creating 3D Floor Plans in ArcGIS Pro and Scene Viewer

Have you ever wanted to create a 3D representation of a multi-floor building and share it as a web scene? I was recently looking into how this could be achieved and was surprised at how easy it is once you … Continue reading

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See what’s in the box with ArcGIS Pro 2.6

ArcGIS Pro has just dropped some amazing new features and I’m going to try my absolute hardest to outline the best ones, without being  biased by the beautiful cartography additions and talking about Voxel layers the entire time. So, where … Continue reading

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New experiences in the ArcGIS Online March update

ArcGIS Online is being used across the world by organisations in their work to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of a global programme Esri are providing access to ArcGIS Hub Foundation, built on ArcGIS Online, to support this. Meanwhile … Continue reading Continue Reading

ArcGIS Enterprise 10.8

What does the latest release of ArcGIS Enterprise bring? Here are some of the highlights… Layers and Services It’s amazing how quickly something becomes normal and only as I reviewed the changes in this release of Enterprise, did I realise … Continue reading

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2D to 3D in ArcGIS Pro

Taking your 2D data from a map and throwing it into a 3D scene increases the realism, which can make it easier for the audience to interpret and make the comparison to the real-world equivalent. The Esri Geospatial Cloud has … Continue reading

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The ArcGIS Online autumn update has landed

The swallows are gone and the geese are migrating in for the winter, signaling time for the autumn update of ArcGIS Online. This update is an evolution of the capabilities rather than a revolution but there some are some great … Continue reading

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NextTech: Visualizing Consumer Traffic

Using a modern version of a centuries-old technique, planners can study anonymized IoT data to see patterns of human movement.

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Mapping the Moon

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, we've mapped the Moon in 3D. Interested in how we made it? Read on to find out how…

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Skanska, Costain and STRABAG Joint Venture (SCS JV)

Our industry-leading development of an integrated 3D GIS and BIM solution, GeoBIM, is improving the way employees collaborate and helping us to ensure the successful delivery of the first section of HS2 from Euston to Greater London.

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