The good news in QGIS 2.14.0 – Essen

In the last few years, QGIS has really grown in a huge collection of tools, algorithms tackling various tasks in its environments.The Dev team has really given QGIS a new…

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Important Python Libraries for Geospatial

Today, I take a look at the Python Libraries useful when dealing with Geospatial Data. The most popular GIS; QGIS and ArcGIS are developed on Python thus giving us the…

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The amazing sections in QGIS

Recently, I posted a photo here about the styling effects found in QGIS for vector layers.This quite caught many eyes into the issue of the awesomeness found in QGIS and…

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A pilot Land Administration Domain Model(LADM) for Kenya

Kenya has amassed a huge collection of records since 1902 when the colonial government put in place the Crown Land Ordinance of 1902. This law allowed alienation of native lands…

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GIS impacts in the East African Region

Geographic information systems (GIS) has become a well-known term all over the world due to its rapid growth all through from the time it had its roots. You might want…

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Nearest neighbor Analysis in QGIS

GIS is very useful in analyzing spatial relationship between features.It is important at times to find the features nearest to a feature in GIS.To achieve this, we can use the…

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3D visualization of Data in QGIS

Well, this is a topic that I have always wanted to write about but have been a little bit reluctant.I think this has been attributed to the fact that I…

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Begin developing in GIS

    For the last few weeks, I have been putting together some ideas that I gathered from different environments when interacting with people in GIS.We are talking and implementing GIS…

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Using QGIS Layer Styles in GeoServer

GeoServer provides us with the functionality of styling our layers to match our preferences. However, many are the times that many GeoServer users face problems while publishing their layers. Styling…

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Generating Contours from DEM in QGIS

      A few weeks ago I wrote a post on “Generating DEMs from Contours” which was quite a straight forward process as explained.In this post , I will show how…

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Using Free GPS Tools for Mapping

Sometimes we find ourselves lost while travelling. Right? But have you really tried to leverage some of the modern technology on your mobile phones to avoid trouble while navigating? Thanks…

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Maps for the Color blind

We are living in an era of digital maps.We’ve evolved from static maps to dynamic maps where different formats(icons,pictures) of information are being developed and shared by a large group…

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