Category: Technology

Barry Tilton July 6, 2020 | Technology

What makes optimum resolution so hard?

Optimum resolution: What exactly do we mean by this? Like most things in life, it depends. Borrowing a definition and example from the AQA Science Glossary: Resolution is the smallest change in the quantity being …

3D Data | Resolution

How Vricon maintains production and morale during COVID-19

Image caption: Our virtual fikas often become pet show-and-tell. Our production team is open and collaborative. We’re used to working in small subteams, with lots of interaction: a tap on a shoulder, a quick “hey, …

3D Data | COVID-19 | Pets | Work From Home

Chelsea Cardillo June 8, 2020 | Technology

COVID-19: Terrain and migration data

Image caption: Torkham is a busy border crossing between Pakistan and Afghanistan. As the world struggles to contain COVID-19, porous borders likely remain detrimental to such efforts. In the second post in this series, we …

3D Data | 3D Models | COVID-19 | Population Migration

Chelsea Cardillo May 14, 2020 | Technology

The role of terrain in population migration: Pakistan/Iran

Through Vricon’s 3D view of the terrain, customers can gain a near-real view of the location in question and help them envisage which are the most likely routes migrants will take to traverse the terrain on their ways to Europe.

3D Data | 3D Models | Population Migration

Esri Team April 22, 2020 | Industry Updates

Vricon + Esri = Win-Win-Win

Esri and Vricon Integrate FMV for Crucial Identifications We want to thank our partners at Esri for today’s blog—big shout-out to David Attaway and Kenyon Huber-Wilker for sharing their insights! Now, over to the authors… …

3D Surface Data | ArcPro Full Motion Video | Esri

Abigail Neff April 8, 2020 | Technology

The role of terrain in population migration: Mexico/USA

Image Caption: The rocky topography of Cabeza Prieta Wildlife Refuge naturally funnels migrants to certain paths. Border controls, nonessential traffic, travel bans—the elements associated with unauthorized immigration just became more complicated by the COVID-19 pandemic. …

3D Data | Digital Elevation Models | Population Migration

Monica Wamsley March 19, 2020 | Technology

It’s now easier to find our best videos

Vricon knows as well as anyone that a picture is worth a thousand words. We use the highest-quality commercial satellite imagery. Our 3D analytics and data models depict the world the way it really is. …

3D Models | Commercial Satellite Imagery | Vricon Videos

Abigail Neff February 18, 2020 | Technology

Planning a winter getaway in 3D

I love skiing at Deer Valley Resort, Utah, and do so just about every winter. Although this map of the resort is gorgeous—it’s a handcrafted original by James Niehues that can be found at the …

3D Mapping | 3D Models