Category: Mapping

What’s new in ArcGIS Pro 2.1 video

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Each of our development teams recorded a short video to show off what they have built for this release and we’ve compiled them all into a grand tour. Each section focuses on a different piece of functionality. To see specific … Continue reading

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How to Update Your Vector Basemap to the New Version (v2)

How to Update Your Vector Basemap to the New Version (v2)

Updating your existing web maps or Pro projects to use the new version (v2) of the Esri Vector Basemaps can be accomplished with a just a few clicks of the mouse. The benefits of using the Esri Vector Basemaps were shared … Continue reading

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FREE Living Atlas Webinar! Critical Content for Disaster Response available in ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World

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Natural disasters have dramatically increased in frequency and intensity over the past couple of years. Esri has been there to offer GIS support and assistance before, during, and after significant emergencies and events. In this webinar Jeff Baranyi, Esri Public … Continue reading

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Hand to Digital

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In a previous post, I walked through the creation of a hand drawn map. In the process I picked up some insights on what it was about the tangible graphite, ink, paint, and paper map that I appreciated. I had … Continue reading

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Digital to Hand

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For my father’s birthday this year, I decided to make him a…gasp…hand drawn map. I’d broken the seal on hand-drawing maps back at Christmas, when I made my sisters maps of their hometowns (Cheryl’s map, Carol’s map). What an exhilarating, … Continue reading

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GeoPlanner for ArcGIS: Weighted Raster Overlay Service Toolbox

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We recently updated our weighted raster overlay service toolbox on GitHub. If you recall, the tools in this toolbox help you create data that you can use for dynamic, web-based suitability modeling in GeoPlanner and Web AppBuilder. The New Toolbox … Continue reading

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Check out the ArcGIS Image Analyst extension for ArcGIS Pro!

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ArcGIS Image Analyst, a new extension for ArcGIS Pro 2.1, was release in January 2018!  We’ve built the Image Analyst extension to serve the operational needs of image analysts, scientists and photogrammetrists engaged in: Image interpretation, analysis and exploitation Creating … Continue reading

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Mapping transit accessibility to jobs

Atlanta census blocks with number of jobs reachable within 30 minutes at least once

In previous posts, we’ve seen how to map the location and frequency of transit service in your city. However, frequent, nearby public transit service isn’t useful if that service doesn’t take you valuable destinations, like your job, your school, the grocery store, … Continue reading

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Firefly Recipes

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The glowtastic Firefly symbols in ArcGIS Online are lots of fun (I mean a practical and pragmatic spatial visualization mechanism for the foundational concept of geographic dependence, i.e. the proximally-diminishing influence a feature has on its surroundings). By the way, … Continue reading

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My Favorite Hacks of 2017

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“Hack”, “how-to”, whatever the handle, to me it means putting some maybe-unexpected pieces together in a somewhat-unexpected way to create something with interest. You know, ideally. Luminance Hack Ah, it’s so simple. So simple. Just use symbol layers in Pro … Continue reading

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