Upgrading

The series on how to build a PC from $300 to $3000 is being written as an allusion to my own computer upgrade project I have been working on this week. I took the middle of the road approach to this system and was able to bring the timeline forward after obtaining family support. A… Continue reading Upgrading

Using Qgis Python Scripting in the NZ Rail Maps Project: 3 – Volumes Formatting

The third area of Qgis scripting for the NZ Rail Maps project is specifically focused on formatting the Volumes layout images and is used to generate a subtitle displayed in the title bar of each Volumes image. This subtitle informs the user of the year of each aerial image view that is part of the… Continue reading Using Qgis Python Scripting in the NZ Rail Maps Project: 3 – Volumes Formatting

Using Qgis Python Scripting in the NZ Rail Maps Project: 2 – Volumes Creation

The second and third aspects of Qgis scripting used in the NZ Rail Maps Project are connected with Volume maps creation. In the Volumes website, static map images are used. Each static image is manually composed, by positioning the map in the composer layout window, and combining the selection of different layers, rotation and zoom… Continue reading Using Qgis Python Scripting in the NZ Rail Maps Project: 2 – Volumes Creation