Investigating the feasibility of geo-tagged photographs as sources of land cover input data

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Antoniou, Vyron; Fonte, Cidália; See, Linda; Estima, Jacinto; Arsanjani, Jamal; Lupia, Flavio; Minghini, Marco; Foody, Giles; Fritz, Steffen;
(2016)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: volume 5issn: 2220-9964
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/ijgi5050064
  • Subject: geo-tagged photographs | Geograph | Geography, Planning and Development | Earth and Planetary Sciences (miscellaneous) | Geography (General) | Computers in Earth Sciences | land use | Flickr | Volunteered Geographic Information | fitness-for-use | Panoramio | G1-922 | land cover

Geo-Tagged photographs are used increasingly as a source of Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI), which could potentially be used for land use and land cover applications. The purpose of this paper is to analyze the feasibility of using this source of spatial inform... View more