Tag: 3D

Review Proposed Developments in your Community

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Over the last couple of years, the team at Esri has been working hard at rolling out 3D capability across the ArcGIS platform. This created the groundwork for building 3D solutions that make it easier to start working in 3D. … Continue reading

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3D at Esri: 2016 in Review

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In 2015, the team at Esri started to roll out 3D capability across the ArcGIS platform. That effort laid the groundwork for an incredible 2016 in which we’re seeing 3D used in all flavors of Esri customer environments and domains.  … Continue reading

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How to Publish Scene Layers in ArcGIS Online

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In ArcGIS Online there are different types of scene layers that are supported in the scene viewer, 3D Templates, 3D Web AppBuilder apps and the 4.x JS API. In this latest release of ArcGIS Online we added the ability to … Continue reading

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What’s New in Scene Viewer (December 2016)

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With the latest update to ArcGIS Online the scene viewer has also been updated with new features and support for new layer types. Some of the new features will help you with visualizing your data in 3D. Check out the … Continue reading

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Thank you for a fantastic year 1 for ArcGIS Earth

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It has been just under a year since ArcGIS Earth launched. The new app from Esri is already one of our most popular downloads ever. ArcGIS Earth is an interactive globe viewer that allows users to navigate and explore any … Continue reading

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CityEngine 2016.1 released

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With the CityEngine 2016.1 release, we’ve added many cool new features such as an OpenStreetMap-ready rule set, revised Inspector with faster user interface, and an enhanced Alembic exporter. OpenStreetMap-ready CGA rule We’ve added procedural rules for OpenStreetMap (OSM) buildings. The … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro Tips: Thinking About Linking – 2D and 3D Views

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One great advantage of using ArcGIS Pro is the 3D GIS capabilities built into the app. You can visualize your data and see patterns that you might not notice in 2D. Two dimensional maps are what you think of as … Continue reading

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Creating and Using Elevation Layers in ArcGIS Online & ArcGIS Pro

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What is an Elevation Layer? Elevation layers can help with 3D visualizations by creating relief in your 3D scene. Elevation layers are composed of data coming from LIDAR, photogrammetry, spot, or contour sources. The raster elevation model you create from … Continue reading

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Drone2Map 1.0.1 is now available for download

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We are pleased to announce Drone2Map for ArcGIS version 1.0.1 is available for download from My Esri and the Drone2Map for ArcGIS Help Site. Drone2Map for ArcGIS 1.0.1 is a minor update that brings you improved stability and bug fixes. … Continue reading

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Game-changing CityEngine 2016 released

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CityEngine 2016 has arrived.  With the CityEngine 2016 release, we have introduced some game-changing new features that will make your 3D content creation world quite a bit easier. Build cities in minutes with ‘Get map data’ interface We present the … Continue reading

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