2015/04/06

Published the User Manual of the Semi-Automatic Classification Plugin v. 4.3.0 for QGIS


I have published the new version of the User Manual of the Semi-Automatic Classification Plugin v. 4.3.0 for QGIS.

This new documentation illustrates the functions of the Semi-Automatic Classification Plugin v. 4.3.
I have improved the chapter about GIS and Remote Sensing with information about the classification algorithms and spectral distances.
I am going to write the basic tutorials very soon.

It is possible to download the User Manual (licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 Unported License) in English from this link. Also, an online version in English is available here.

2015/04/01

Exclusive: Land Cover Classification of Mars



As you can read in this article by NASA, Landsat 8 satellite is able to acquire images of the Moon. Well, in particular astronomic conditions, Landsat 8 can also acquire images of Mars. The first image of Mars was acquired recently.
Today, we will try to perform a land cover classification of Mars, using the Semi-Automatic Classification Plugin for QGIS.




2015/03/28

Unleash the Landsat archive: SCP 4.3 allows for downloading from the entire archive of Landsat 4, 5, 7 and 8.




This post is about a major update for the Semi-Automatic Classification Plugin for QGIS, version 4.3.0.


Following the changelog:
-added support for image download of Landsat 4,5, 7 and 8
-improvements to the interface

In version 4.2 of SCP I have added the function to search and download Landsat 8 images from Amazon Web Services.