Using FME and OSM to create Li(E)DAR

Would You like to play around with LiDAR and FME? Have no data for testing? By using the “OSM Extractor” to get OSM data (buildings+roads) and combining it with SRTM data I’ve come up with something that (sort of) looks like LiDAR data. By applying the PointCloud trix by Dmitri at Safe I produced LAS […]

Lots of FME for extracting OSM-data!

Today I decided to examine if someone actually use our FLASH-application “OSM Extractor“. In short it’s a map with a simple user-interface to generate a Workspace for FME. The workspace is setup to extract OSM-data with the current bounding-box. (You can read more in the instructions). I was quite surprised to see that it’s used […]

New FME Atlantis transformer

Soon it’s over for one of the greatest achievements in mankind history. The last mission will be STS-135 for the space shuttle. As a space-nerd I will really miss this icon. Creating a custom transformer in FME (called Atlantis) is my goodbye to the shuttle. The transformer renders a PointCloud by using an embedded 3D-model […]