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Historical Airphoto Processing finds new uses for archival photographs

Historical Airphoto Processing Reveals Fresh Applications For Archival Photographs.

June 23, 2021
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Catalyst’s Historical Airphoto Correction workflow was designed to consider the various problems that are often encountered with historical imagery. Several factors make historical airphotos more difficult to process than standard airphotos, which include:

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Catalyst developed the HAP workflow as a way to provide a new method to preserve valuable historical air photos and return
them to operational use. NETR, and its subsidiary, have provided the early evidence of success that is starting
to pay dividends for itself, and its clients.

About NETR

Nationwide Environmental Title Research (NETR) provides real estate research and information services nationwide. Headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, the company provides title services beyond that of conventional title insurance companies, without the costly addition of a title insurance policy or guarantee.

About Catalyst

CATALYST is a PCI Geomatics brand, which has been introduced to put our leading edge technology into the hands of decision makers.  We’re a startup – with hundreds of algorithms, scalable solutions, and decades of experience.

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While NETR has found the ideal size for a batch project to be between 300 and 600 images, the group has seen no significant slowdowns or bottlenecks with larger datasets. Jeff Teasley, Director of HistoricAerials. com explains: “It doesn’t matter if we are working with 10 or 10,000 images, our workflow remains consistent and the results are excellent.”