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Change log

PHOTOMOD 6.0.2.1823 — 6.1.188

    General
  • New dense DSM creation algorithm (DEM/ Build DEM/ Dense DSM (SGM method))
  • Ability to calculate volumes of embankments and excavations when comparing two DEMs (DEM/ Compute volumes)
  • Ability to close all opened layers of various types (Vectors, Grid, TIN, DEM/ Close all opened layers)
    Raster operations
  • Ability to eliminate local radiometric distortions (Raster Converter/ Radiometric correction/ Filters/ Dodging)
    Satellite imagery processing
  • Support of VNREDSat-1 (Vietnam) and DubaiSat-2 (UAE) imagery
  • Ability to process KazEOSat (Kazakhstan) imagery with RPC method
  • Ability to group select, search for and sort images by sensor name and nadir-off angle (Block adjustment/ Parameters/ Images)
    Digital terrain models
  • Ability to specify relief emphasizing parameters (Service/ Settings/ DEM)
  • Ability to export DEM to BigTIFF format
  • Dramatic speed-up of merging DEMs and converting cells to NULL
    Vector editor
  • Ability to align all contour vertices to the same height (Vectors/ Contour operations/ Check contour vertices)
  • Ability to create symmetric linear objects and polygon objects with a constant width (Vectors/ Geometry/ Symmetric objects)
  • Ability to delete several segments converging in vertices selected (Vectors/ Topology/ Delete selected vertices)
  • Support of pseudo-multiconnectivity for polygons (Vectors/ Topology/ Cut out area from polygon)
  • Ability to delete points, segments, polylines and polygons around linear objects (Vectors/ Geometry/ Delete points around polylines)
  • Option of drawing lines in directions parallel to directions of coordinate system axis (Service/ Settings/ Vectors/ Rectangle mode from first vertex)
  • Ability to digitize shed roofs started from the inclined side (Window/ Toolbars/ Roofs/ Shed)
    GeoMosaic
  • Global adjustment of image brightness by overlapped areas (Mosaic/ Parameters/ Brightness adjustment)
  • Ability to specify marginalia (Mosaic/ Marginalia)

PHOTOMOD 6.0.1.1788 — 6.0.2.1823

    Work area
  • New option “Cartographical scale in caption” to display cartographic scale in a 2D-window title based on the current zoom, raster pixel size and screen resolution in the menu “Settings/ Windows/ cartographic scale in caption”
    Digital terrain models
  • New option “Batch Export” for DEMs menu “DEM/ Export/ Batch export”
  • Default name for automatic built contour layers is “Contours”
  • New option “Smooth contours” for quasicontours with TIN building TIN in menu “TIN/ Build”
  • New option “Convert to vector layer” for TIN converting to vector objects (nodes, edges, triangles) in the menu “TIN/ Convert to vector layer”
  • New option “DEM conversion” to recalculate DEMs from one adjustment result to the second adjustment result in the menu “DEM/ DEM conversion”
  • New option “Auto-update” for the contour during editing the corresponding TIN in the window “Build contours from TIN” in menu “Vectors/ Build contours/ from TIN”
    Vector editor
  • Ability to change size and font for vector labels without classifier in the window “Layer display settings”
  • Ability to save vector layer styles with classifier while saving vector files in PHOTOMOD resources
  • New Option “Batch Export” for vector layers with classifier in DXF format in the menu “Vectors/ Batch Export/ DXF”
  • New Option “Batch Export” for layers without classifier to the specified format in the menu “Vectors/ Export/ Batch export”
    Raster operations
  • Support of input format of satellite data Canopus-B and BKA of processing level 3A, 3B during converting images in Raster Converter. In the list of found images a line will turn red if the processing level is not suitable for photogrammetric operations and turn yellow if there is no RPC metadata or rigorous model data
    PHOTOMOD GeoMosaic
  • Ability to sort images on the pixel size in the window “Project images list”
  • New option “Save selected to file” to save image network address in the text file in the window “Project images list”
    Distributed processing
  • Ability to open the corresponding log file for the completed/ failed tasks in the distributed processing monitor by double mouse clicking

PHOTOMOD 6.0.1725 — 6.0.1.1788

    Setup
  • New localization architecture including Chinese, English, Greek, Russian, Spanish languages. Ability to select an installer language and a program language while installing. Ability to change a language of program installed — “System monitor/ Language”
  • New option “System info” in menu “Help/ About”
    Aerial Triangulation
  • Two types of camera self-calibration: physical and mixed — in menu “Orientation/ Block adjustment/ Adjustment parameters/ Self-calibration parameters”
  • Ability to take into account a distortion not only by physical but also by mixed formula — drop-down menu “Distortion” in Camera parameters window (“Orientation/ Manage cameras/ Project cameras”)
  • Ability to clear DEM in Automatic tie point measurement window (“Orientation/ Automatic tie point measurement”)
  • Ability to select untied triplets in Automatic tie point measurement window (“Orientation/ Automatic tie point measurement”)
  • Extended list of criteria for selective deleting of images (“Block/ Delete images selectively”): by overlap percentage, by distance between centers, by adjusted convergent angle, each “n” image in strip
    Satellite imagery processing
  • Ability to process KazEOSat imagery
    Digital terrain models
  • New option “Max. number of images per point” in menu “DEM/ Build DEM/ Dense DSM (deformating method)”
  • Option “Shift” in toolbar “DEM edit” (“Window/ Toolbars/ DEM edit”)
    Vector editor
  • Ability to show attributes for all vector objects in menu “Window/ Objects list”
  • New option of searching equal vertices in menu “Vectors/ Topology/ Verify topology”
  • Ability to select objects by attribute value range in menu “Vectors/ Attributes/ Select by attribute value range”
  • Ability to check orthogonality of vector objects in menu “Vectors/ Geometry/ Check orthogonality”
    Orthorectification
  • Ability to orthorectify images within vector polygons. Option “Transform inside polygons” in menu “Rasters/ Orthorectification/ Parameters/ Orthoimage”
  • Option “Report” in menu “Rasters/ Orthorectification/ Accuracy control”
  • Ability to display statistics of orthorectification in menu “Rasters/ Orthorectification”
  • Ability to ortorectify images in output format BigTIFF
    Raster operations
  • Ability to convert images into output format BigTIFF in Raster Converter
    PHOTOMOD GeoMosaic
  • Ability to use images scheme as initial approximation for building cutlines in menu “Cutlines/ Build”
  • Option “Enable cutlines moving” in menu “Service/ Settings/ GeoMosaic” (on in default)
  • Option “Additional black and white background replacement” in menu “Service/ Settings/ GeoMosaic”
  • Ability to create a mosaic in output format BigTIFF
    Distributed processing
  • Lisence checking not only by monitor but also by server and clients of distributed processing
    3D-Mod
  • New interface of bookmark “Level” in Parameters of import and building window. Radio buttons of using constant height or source DEM

PHOTOMOD 5.3.1619 — 6.0.1725

    General
  • Total speed-up of computing operations at 20-30 %
  • Multiple increase of loading 3D-points to be displayed and edited since of a full transfer to 64-bit version. Number of points depends on RAM only
  • Significant acceleration of a block adjustment
  • New unique dense DSM creation algorithm
  • Special PHOTOMOD UAS product for processing UAS-data only
    Setup
  • Hard lock key updating and modification of version updating order
  • HASP drivers updating to ver. 6.62 compatible with Windows 8.1
  • Documentation updating in Start menu
    Aerial Triangulation
  • Ability to process up to 100 000 images in the one central projection project (48 GB RAM)
  • Ability to process more than 1 000 images in the one VisionMap A3 SLF project (48 GB RAM)
  • Ability to adjust a central projection project with about 6 millions tie-points (48 GB RAM)
  • Ability to set a block adjustment parameters, to start an adjustment and to control viewing errors right in Block scheme window
  • Improvement of the camera self-calibration algorithm
  • Acceleration of the automatic UAS triangulation
    Satellite imagery processing
  • Ability to process up to 3 000 images in the one satellite scanner imagery project (48 GB RAM)
  • Ability to adjust a satellite scanner imagery project with more than 20 000 tie-points (48 GB RAM)
  • Support of BigTIFF in particular for Resource-P imagery
    Digital terrain models
  • New unique dense DSM creation algorithm (DEM > Build DEM > Dense DSM (deformating method))
  • Ability to compute about 20 millions points in the one file for “non dense” DEM creation (4 GB RAM) or more points depending on RAM
  • New options of initial approximation for automatic computing points
  • Accuracy improvement of automatic computing points since of using “Accuracy control with reverse stereopair” option
  • Ability to insert objects with vertical walls while creating TIN (TIN > Insert objects)
    Vector editor
  • Ability to display and edit comfortably tens of millions of 3D-points
    Orthorectification
  • Ability to set orthorectification parameters, to start an orthorectification and to control its accuracy right in Block scheme window
    PHOTOMOD GeoMosaic
  • Increase of source images number for loading into GeoMosaic
  • Speed-up of computing operations and images displaying
  • Ability to save files with coordinate system parameters (.prj)
  • Ability to transform other DPW's images metadata into GeoMosaic format (Misc > Convert metadata from AUX to X-FEAT)
    3D-Mod
  • Ability to set mouse and wheel sensitivity while zooming a scene (Settings > Navigation)
  • Ability to save a scene image in File menu
    PHOTOMOD UAS
  • Standalone full photogrammetric UAS-oriented software
  • Simplified user-interface
  • Distributed automatic UAS triangulation
  • Correlator modifications

Full change log from PHOTOMOD 5.0.923 to 5.24.1472

PHOTOMOD 5.24.1507 — 5.3.1619

    Setup
  • Support of S3-Z series for Stealth 3D Mouse
  • Update of HASP ver. 6.56 drivers
  • Update of documentation in Start menu
    Aerial triangulation
  • Ability to process unadjusted ADS data
    Satellite imagery processing
  • Increase of images number in project to 2000
  • Ability to process KOMPSAT-3 and Resource-P imagery
  • Identification of BKA imagery while loading images
  • Creating stereopairs by strips
    Digital terrain models
  • Ability to calculate DEM boundaries (DEM/ Check accuracy/ Calculate DEM boundaries)
    Vector editor
  • Ability to set obligatory attributes for vector layers (Vectors / Attributes/ Obligatory layer attributes)
  • New mode of topological connectivity for vertices (Vectors/ Topology/ Topological connectivity mode)
  • Ability to split polygons and polylines (Vectors/ Topology/ Split polygons/polylines)
  • Ability to create autofilled layer attributes (Vectors/ Attributes/ Autofilled layer attributes)
  • Ability to define attribute values while merging or splitting polygons (Service/ Settings/ Vectors)
  • Ability to set combined labels of objects (Vectors/ Attributes/ Label attributes)
  • Ability to set aligning of labels about objects center (Service/ Settings/ Vectors/ Labels)
  • Ability to check layer semantic (Vectors/ Attributes/ Check layer semantic)
  • Semiautomatic calculation of canopy of forest (Vectors/ Attributes/ Calculate canopy of forest)
    Raster operations
  • Ability to display any raster with known GSD in pixel coordinate system 1:1 scale (Rasters/ Adjust zoom)
  • Imroving stereo quality for interstrip stereopairs of VisionMap A3 SLF
  • Speeding up work with ECW files
  • Individual name for every channel of multichannel raster
  • Ability to rebuild MegaTIFF areas after crashing (Mosaic/ Distributed processing of PHOTOMOD MegaTIFF/ Overwrite existing)
  • Ability to do pan-sharpening while loading images after their radiometric correction
  • Set of background color values range in accordance with raster type (255 — for 8-bit rasters, 65535 — for 16-bit rasters)
  • Ability to evaluate relative heights of objects over DEM (Context menu of raster in Layer Manager/ Raster layer parameters)
    PHOTOMOD GeoMosaic
  • Display of output file size in the sheet list
  • GSD and off nadir information in image metadata
  • Ability to zoom in and zoom out in all windows (Window/ Zoom in (out) in all windows)
  • Ability to import output pixel size while importing project
  • Ability to create sheet around marker with setting 4 directions offsets (Sheets/ Create sheet around marker)
  • Ability to clear layer before single sheet creation automatically (Service/ Settings/ Geomosaic/ Clear layer before single sheet creation)
  • Ability to change radiometric correction of images right in GeoMosaic
  • Splitting into sheets by images with taking into account cutline frames or useful areas
  • Alphabetical order of attributes while loading metadata into the current layer
  • Ability to manage display of separate images while activating preview and creating mosaic
    Distributed processing
  • Transition of distributed processing operations to a 64-bit platform
  • Distributed automatic UAS triangulation
  • Ability to perform interactive processing for test distributed processing
  • Saving task list while closing distributed processing server
  • Automatic creating task for distributed processing while starting adjustment in batch mode (Orientation/ Adjust in batch mode/ OK)
    3D-Mod
  • Ability to create 3D objects: box, sphere, cone, cylinder, tube, plane
  • Ability to work with layers
  • Ability to create light sources and define their properties
  • Ability to compress textures for improvement of capability
  • New animation parameters: position controller and camera rotation controller
  • Advanced properties of Look at — controller
  • Ability to set animation duration and picture frequency per minute
  • Advanced window of editing textures
  • Ability to cover all objects by texture of map georeferenced image (Edit/ Map georeferenced file)

PHOTOMOD 5.24.1472 — 5.24.1507

    Setup
  • For the local version: update of command line HASP driver installer (haspdinst.exe). It enables to install HASP driver in Windows 8 manually by using a command line
    Core
  • For the Block scheme: ability to insert a value of the initial approximation (overlap) less than 1%, i.e. no limit of minimum overlap percent to form interstrip stereopairs (Service/ Settings/ Block scheme/ Minimum images overlap for forming interstrip stereopairs)
  • Ability to sort objects by any column in the Objects list window (Window/ Object list)
  • For projects of central projection type: ability to add fixed correction to stereopair slope angle for viewing stereopair in 2D window (Service/ Settings/ Control/ Additional stereopair slope angle)
    Aerial triangulation
  • Changes in the Export measurements to .x-points format window
    Satellite imagery processing
  • Ability to adjust satellite imagery block step-by-step
  • Ability to process SPOT 6 imagery
    Digital terrain models
  • Update of the DEM menu for building, operating and checking precision of DEM with saving results into output file
  • New DEM edit toolbar: setting Z in the area, area interpolation and ability to cut DEM inside the area (Window/ Toolbars/ DEM edit)
  • Ability to select field separator while exporting DEM to CSV format (DEM/Export/CSV...)
  • Ability to convert DEM to points inside selected polygons (DEM/ Convert to points/ Convert inside selected polygons)
    Vector editor
  • Ability to save object height above DEM to its attribute (Vectors/ Attributes/ Save objects height above DEM to attribute)
  • Ability to find relative position errors for polygons (Vectors/ Topology/ Find polygons relative position errors)
  • New features to handle results of contours intersection search in the Intersection points window. Ability to export contours intersection point list to CSV format and load them as points to vector layer for viewing in 2D window (Vectors/ Contour operations/ Search for contours intersections)
  • Support of line color, style and width saving while exporting vectors from a layer with classifier to MIF/MID format
  • Enhancement of filtering by image texture (Vectors/ Filter/ Filter by image texture)
  • Enhancement of smoothing out corners operation for vectors (Vectors/ Interpolation/ Round off corners)
  • Ability to sort data in the Classifier window table by any column (Window/Classifier)
    Raster operations
  • New QuickLook and External image modes in the Autolevels window for correction of satellite imagery in the Radiometric correction window
  • New QuickLook mode in the Autolevels window for correction of satellite imagery in ImageWizard
    PHOTOMOD GeoMosaic
  • Optimization of image selection while manual drawing a cutline in the Transparent with reference image mode in the Preview window
  • New Date/Time (date/time of the survey) column with ability to sort images in descending order in the Project images list window (Images/ Project images list)
  • New Off nadir angle (off nadir angle of the survey) column with ability to sort images in ascending order in the Project images list window (Images/ Project images list)
    Distributed processing
  • Ability to merge DEMs in distributed processing mode
  • Speeding up the following operations in distributed processing mode: restoring NULL cells while creating dense DTM, transforming DEM to another coordinate system, merging DEMs, transforming DEM to PHOTOMOD MegaTIFF format in Mosaic and Geomosaic modules
    3D-Mod
  • Ability of snapping to points in the Edit texture coordinates window (by keeping hot keys B or V)
  • Ability to export results to SHAPE format (.shp)
  • Ability to export walls

PHOTOMOD 5.23.1416 — 5.24.1472

    Core
  • A line with an absolute path of loaded file in a layer information
  • Ability to load and save work environment in menu “Project” (Project/Load work environment, Project/Save work environment)
  • Support of new type of metadata for frame VisionMap A3 images
  • Support of SHP-files import with names and attributes in Chinese language
    Aerial triangulation
  • Button “Point properties” in GCP list and tie points list. Enable to change a type of points, rename its and manage a property of targeting
    Satellite imagery processing
  • Ability to process Canopus-B satellite images
  • Ability to create stereopairs manually
  • Ability to sort points by name or error in an adjustment report
    Digital terrain models
  • Using pre-regions for automatic computing points. Enables to path each node of grid one time only (speeding up multi-overlap areas processing)
  • New form of recording attributes for pre-region vectors (not only a name but also a code of image or stereopair)
  • Ability to save DEM as georeferenced raster to external formats
  • Option “Use pre-regions” in the window “Create dense DTM”
  • Updating algorithm of smooth interpolation for filling void cells in DEM
  • New option “DEM/Build/From TIN/Calculate parameters by existing TIN” (enables to accelerate calculations without reinterpolation of already existing parts of DEM)
    Vector editor
  • The templates for fast and convenient vectorization of roofs
    Raster operations
  • Command “Rebuild” MegaTiff pyramids in menu “Rasters”
  • Ability to load web-maps from the geoportal Kosmosnimki
    Mosaic
  • Sorting images by off nadir angle in menu “Images”
  • Option “Sheet number instead of name” for creating standard marginalia in 1: 2 000 and 1: 5 000 scales
    PHOTOMOD GeoMosaic
  • Option “Add to project images with same names” in the window “Service/Settings/GeoMosaic”
  • Ability to use file masks with a similar extension when adding images from folders (“Images/Add images/From files (from folder)” and “Images/Add images/From resources (from folder)”
  • In the window “Clouds detecting parameters” the term “Clouds edges smoothing” is replaced by the term “Clouds edges thinning”
  • Menu “Tie points” is renamed by “GC/Tie points”
  • Ability to manage ground control points and tie points separately from each other in menu and toolbar “GC/Tie points”
  • Automatic rereeling of the project images list on a first marked line after putting the button “Select images accordingly active layer” on
  • Selecting a first object from a list of marked ones as the current object in the window “Project images list” after putting the button “Select images in active layer” on
  • Command “Refresh” for recalculating amount of cutlines on marked images in the window “Project images list”
  • View of amount of active sheets in the status-bar of the window “Project images list”
  • “Affected area” parameter for ground control and tie points
  • “Off-nadir angle” column in “Images list” window (for satellite images orthorectified in PHOTOMOD Mosaic)
  • Sorting capability in “Images list” window
    Distributed processing
  • A window of progress for distributed building cutlines in GeoMosaic
  • Option “Distributed pyramids creation” in menu “Images” in GeoMosaic
  • Option “Distributed global brightness adjustment” in GeoMosaic
    Utility
  • Ability to test HASP (“License info/Test HASP”)

PHOTOMOD 5.21.1249 — 5.23.1416

    General
  • 64-bit implementation of creating contours by points and satellite imagery block adjustment
  • Ability to process Pleiades imagery
  • Support of JPEG 2000 files with the size bigger than 2 GB
  • Renewed button and progress design icons
  • Ability to open windows with different coordinate systems simultaneously
  • Ability to show coordinate system information in corresponding context menu item
  • Ability to open in the “Read-only” mode files already opened in another program in the “On record” mode
  • Protection from memory overflow during MegaTIFF files processing
  • Ability to move across the block in the each frame when activating stereopair mode
  • Display of cursor coordinates in the 2D-window statusbar
  • Statistic information about selected folder and absolute path to it in the statusbar of system resources
  • Corrections of TAB format for compatibility with Credo
  • Import of CSV files with the size bigger than 4 GB
  • Support of EGM 96 and EGM 2008 geoids
  • Inclusion GIS “Panorama” 2011 mini” into distribution disk
    Raster Converter
  • Button “Save radiometric parameters of selected images to their RMC files”
  • New submenu in the command “Add to list”. It enables to “add all images from the current folder” and “add all images from the current folder and subfolders”
  • Option “Do not process images, only extract metadata”
  • General or distributed ADS data converting
  • Distributed satellite imagery converting to internal format with regard for automatic search
    Core
  • Support of OS Win2008R2 for local version
  • Option of pixel coordinate system for marker moving
  • Support of degrees-minutes-seconds mode for CSV files import
  • New command — “Block — Split into strips — By metadata”. It intends for satellite imagery projects and splits block into strips, in each of which closed images from the same circuit may be adjusted like one patchwork.
  • Libraries for support of VisionMap SLF
  • Ability to do matching in radiometric correction window when pressing button “Auto”. 2 new methods: “Standard deviations” and “Autocolor”
  • Ability to create stereo quality map on the base of parametric search criterion
  • Ability to filter images by heading and pitch
  • New command — “Orientation — Delete points outside useful areas”.
  • Display of information about focal length of the camera in detailed report on interior orientation of the image
  • Sorting by name and size in profile and virtual folder panels
  • Window of ground sample distance (GSD) for the group of images in menu “Block”
  • Parameter “Interpolation grid step” for accelerated transforms of ADS data
  • Ability to cut DEM by selected polygons
  • Option “Swap X,Y” for DEM creation by csv file
  • Renaming of command “Direct georeferencing” to “Adjustment by exterior orientation data”
  • New setting “Total texture size used for displaying project images in the block scheme window” on the bookmark “System”
  • Hot keys for hiding of 2D-window right panel (Ctrl-F11) and maximization of work area (Ctrl-Shift-F11).
  • Modification of coordinate displaying in the status line of 2D-window
  • Ability to full of DEM by average height values in the vertexes of selected vector polygons.
  • Command “Window — Layer view mask”. It enables to edit joined images in the overlapping area dynamically.
  • Commands of stereopair select from menu “Window” are moved to new submenu “Stereopairs”.
  • Command from menu “Service” related to the work with rasters are moved to individual menu “Rasters”
  • Commands from menu “Service”, command “Create Fast-Ortho”, as well as launch of Mosaic and GeoMosaic are moved to menu “Rasters”
  • Saving of output rasters with LZW-compression for the implementation of pan-sharpening
  • Replacement of affine model of image georeferencing by projective model in the corresponding window of menu “Rasters”
  • Ability to change correction method for one-channel rasters in the window “Autolevels”
  • Ability to import Exif metadata from origin UAV images
  • Ability to rename project in the window “Project Management”.
  • Command “New 2D-window (single images)” in the menu “Window”
  • Button “Autolevels for selected images” in ImageWizard.
  • Ability to display information about images (sensor, processing level, survey date) in attributes of every object after implementation of command “Create vector layers from block layout for satellite blocks
  • Field of folder input for accelerated search in import satellite images window.
  • Support of the command “Orientation — Load triangulation points” in the window of stereopair.
  • Dialogue for image selection during creating of vector layers from block layout
  • Ability to select options: “Serial numbers” or “From image names”, - for splitting satellite images into strips by image names”
  • Moving of the command “Load atlas” to the menu “Service”.
  • Moving of the command “Build pre-regions” to the menu “Block”.
  • Moving of the DEM check commands to submenu “DEM — Check”
  • Display of relative overlapping in the report on relative orientation for monoblocks of satellite survey.
  • Default activated option “Delete empty strips when deleting images” in block scheme settings
  • Moving of the button “Auto change stereopair” in projects VisionMap to the toolbar
  • Option “Settings — Control — Adjust stereopair slope angle”
  • Option “Settings — Block scheme — Rotate block scheme window content by 180?” for inhabitants of southern hemisphere
    AT/AAT
  • Ability to use raw DEM during automatic tie point measurement
  • Using of the option “Block layout — Projective transform” default in the point measurement window
  • History of moving across images in the point measurement window
  • Button “Automatically choose images containing point” in the tie points list.
  • Automatic layout of images being in separate strips by order in the point measurement window
  • Automatic using of DEM already loaded in the project for measure heights in the point measurement window
  • Button “Add GCP from active image” in the GCP list window.
  • Labels of sensor name and nadir-off angle for every satellite image in the point measurement window
  • Commands “Move/Add measurement into marker position” and “Add or more point measurements to marker position on all images” in the context menu
  • Export of the table of tie points measurements with fields to CSV file.
  • Buttons of group point type in GCP list window: “Ground control/Check/Excluded”
  • Setting of minimum dispersion in the window of tie point measurement parameters
    Solver S/A
  • Ability to display adjusted EO data and copy them to origin data in the window of the exterior orientation data list.
  • Buttons of the EO status changing (“Control/Check/Unused”) for selecting images in the window of the exterior orientation data list.
  • Button “Self-calibration parameters” in the main window of the adjustment parameters
  • Regrouping of the options in the dialogues of independent stereopairs and independent strips methods
  • Checkboxes of group mode switching on the bookmark “Images” in SolverS parameters
  • Automatic creating of the groups by tie points with automatic filtering bad part of tie points
  • Checking of manually grouped tie points in the column “Geometry” of the report
  • Separated input of the weights for manual and automatic measurements in the window of bundle adjustment parameters
  • Option “Bias and drift” like type of the refinement for RPC-blocks with less than 3 ground control points
  • Support of affine generic adjustment model (from 4 and more control points per image)
  • Adjustment with using of DEM for RPC-blocks
  • Generic method of block adjustment for SPOT5 images of 2A processing level
  • Adjustment parameter defining a criteria of iteration stopping — “Coordinates delta threshold”.
  • Support of projects with a very small and very big distance between object and camera (less than 20 m and more than 10^7 m)
    DTM
  • Commands “Substract one polygon layer from another” and “Intersect one polygon layer with another” in menu “Vectors — Topology”
  • Command “Projective transform” in menu “Vectors — Geometry”
  • Filter by image texture and command “Thinning” in menu “Vectors — Filter”
  • Command “Convolution smoothing” in menu “Vectors — Interpolate”
  • Command “In batch mode” in menu “Vectors — Build contours”
  • Option “As smooth curves” in menu “Vectors — Build contours — Smooth model”
  • Options “Selected objects” and “Maximal distance restricted by ”in the command “Vectors — Geometry — Add intersection points”
  • Command “Split into layers by object type” in menu “Vectors — Geometry”
  • Options “Color by Z value” and “Color by attribute value” in the command “Vectors — Attributes — Color by attribute value”
  • Command “Set labels” in menu “Vectors - Attributes”
  • Option “Open read-only” in the window of vector loading
  • Range of acceptable stereo angles, nadir-off angles and distance to the boundary in the window of stereopair parametric search
  • Option “Create outscribed rectangles for sheet” in the command “Create standard orthomap sheet frames”
  • Optimization of TIN creating in order to build smooth model of contours (“TIN — Interpolate”)
  • Options “Cut CSV file by rectangle edges” and “Cut CSV file by selected polygons” in menu “Vectors — Geometry”
  • Support of irregular points set import from CSV file into DEM without compute points stage of processing
  • Button “Read extents from file” in parameters of DEM creating from CSV file
  • Command of height measurement not only on the origin but also on the subsampled DEM with ability to input image subsampling factor.
  • Support of the double sheets for latitudes to north of 60
  • N in menu “Vectors - Create standard orthomap sheet frames”
  • Parameter “XY plane area on the reference surface” in the command “Polyline properties”
  • Commands “Show/hide labels in all layers” and “Show/hide labels in active layer” in menu “Edit”
  • Ability to export all line objects irrespectively of the number of vertexes in the window of the export vectors to CSV file
  • Export of vectors to PLY file
  • Option “Split into fragments” for the export of DEM to CSV file.
    Mosaic
  • Saving of images with LZW-compression
  • Checkbox “Speed/Quality” in the parameters of creating fast-ortho images
  • Ability to change values of any field with synchronous recalculation of all other fields in the window “Print map”
    GeoMosaic
  • Options: “Full cache size” (default 256 Mb), “Restrict cache size from” (default 300 images), “Maximal number of simultaneously opened images” (default 64 images) in the window “Service — Parameters — GeoMosaic”
  • Individual layer type “Clouds”
  • Distributed creating of useful areas and clouds
  • Adjusting detail of image edge search for calculation of useful areas
  • Commands “Source images outlines” and “Source images layout” in the menu “Misc”
  • Command of the clouds saving only for selecting images
  • Option “Not use clouds” in the window of cutlines creating
  • Buttons “Save” and “Open” in the window of clouds detecting parameters.
  • Option “Force” in the window of clouds detecting parameters
  • Option of clouds saving without topology checking
  • Toolbar “Cutlines type” with buttons “Image”, “Transparent with reference image”, “Background” and “Transparent without filling”
  • Option “Minimal offset from boundaries” in the window of cutlines creation parameters.
  • Marking of all related cutlines when opening window with origin images
  • Ability to move metadata of origin images into cutlines layer with saving of all attributes.
  • Ability to build cutlines
  • Option “Synchronize cutlines selection” in menu “Misc”
  • Ability to see previous image for simultaneous view and color correction of the images (buttons “Current+Previous”,”Current +Next”)
  • Option “Raster — Create overview pyramids when loading georeferenced images and DEMs” in the window of settings
  • Option “Mosaic — Parameters — Output — Create pyramids” for creating of pyramids for output rasters
  • Attributes: average GSD, number of channels and raster size, - for polygons associated with images
  • Option “Fast view in zoom >=100%” in the window “Service — Settings — GeoMosaic — Preview”
  • Command “Layer view mask” in the menu “Window”
  • Ability to load DEM: “Service — DEM”
  • Option “Link of vector data to the project”. During saving of the project all resources save with names linked to the project name
  • Saving of images with LZW-compression
  • Serial number of the image in the heading of the project images list window
  • Button “Select images in active layer” in the window of project images list
  • Ability to input the scale when loading tie point errors into the layer
  • Command “Misc — Open images in marker position”
  • Filtering of tie points
  • Option “Search along selected cutlines” in menu “Points measure parameters”

PHOTOMOD 5.21.1249 — 5.23.1408

New features

    General
  • 64-bit implementation of creating contours by points and satellite imagery block adjustment
  • Ability to process Pleiades imagery
  • Support of JPEG 2000 files with the size bigger than 2 GB
  • Renewed button and progress design icons
  • Ability to open windows with different coordinate systems simultaneously
  • Ability to show coordinate system information in corresponding context menu item
  • Ability to open in the “Read-only” mode files already opened in another program in the “On record” mode
  • Protection from memory overflow during MegaTIFF files processing
  • Ability to move across the block in the each frame when activating stereopair mode
  • Display of cursor coordinates in the 2D-window statusbar
  • Statistic information about selected folder and absolute path to it in the statusbar of system resources
  • Corrections of TAB format for compatibility with Credo
  • Import of CSV files with the size bigger than 4 GB
  • Support of EGM 96 and EGM 2008 geoids
  • Inclusion GIS “Panorama” 2011 mini” into distribution disk
    PHOTOMOD GeoMosaic
  • Options: “Full cache size” (default 256 Mb), “Restrict cache size from” (default 300 images), “Maximal number of simultaneously opened images” (default 64 images) in the window “Service - Parameters - GeoMosaic”
  • Individual layer type “Clouds”
  • Distributed creating of useful areas and clouds
  • Adjusting detail of image edge search for calculation of useful areas
  • Commands “Source images outlines” and “Source images layout” in the menu “Misc”
  • Command of the clouds saving only for selecting images
  • Option “Not use clouds” in the window of cutlines creating
  • Buttons “Save” and “Open” in the window of clouds detecting parameters.
  • Option “Force” in the window of clouds detecting parameters
  • Option of clouds saving without topology checking
  • Toolbar “Cutlines type” with buttons “Image”, “Transparent with reference image”, “Background” and “Transparent without filling”
  • Option “Minimal offset from boundaries” in the window of cutlines creation parameters.
  • Marking of all related cutlines when opening window with origin images
  • Ability to move metadata of origin images into cutlines layer with saving of all attributes.
  • Ability to build cutlines
  • Option “Synchronize cutlines selection” in menu “Misc”
  • Ability to see previous image for simultaneous view and color correction of the images (buttons “Current+Previous”,“Current +Next”)
  • Option “Raster - Create overview pyramids when loading georeferenced images and DEMs” in the window of settings
  • Option “Mosaic - Parameters - Output - Create pyramids” for creating of pyramids for output rasters
  • Attributes: average GSD, number of channels and raster size, - for polygons associated with images
  • Option “Fast view in zoom >=100%” in the window “Service - Settings - GeoMosaic - Preview”
  • Command “Layer view mask” in the menu “Window”
  • Ability to load DEM: “Service - DEM”
  • Option “Link of vector data to the project”. During saving of the project all resources save with names linked to the project name
  • Saving of images with LZW-compression
  • Serial number of the image in the heading of the project images list window
  • Button “Select images in active layer” in the window of project images list
  • Ability to input the scale when loading tie point errors into the layer
  • Command “Misc - Open images in marker position”
  • Filtering of tie points
  • Option “Search along selected cutlines” in menu “Points measure parameters”

    Raster Converter
  • Button “Save radiometric parameters of selected images to their RMC files”
  • New submenu in the command “Add to list”. It enables to “add all images from the current folder” and “add all images from the current folder and subfolders”
  • Option “Do not process images, only extract metadata”
  • General or distributed ADS data converting
  • Distributed satellite imagery converting to internal format with regard for automatic search
    Core
  • Support of OS Win2008R2 for local version
  • Option of pixel coordinate system for marker moving
  • Support of degrees-minutes-seconds mode for CSV files import
  • New command - “Block - Split into strips - By metadata”. It intends for satellite imagery projects and splits block into strips, in each of which closed images from the same circuit may be adjusted like one patchwork.
  • Libraries for support of VisionMap SLF
  • Ability to do matching in radiometric correction window when pressing button “Auto”. 2 new methods: “Standard deviations” and “Autocolor”
  • Ability to create stereo quality map on the base of parametric search criterion
  • Ability to filter images by heading and pitch
  • New command - “Orientation - Delete points outside useful areas”
  • Display of information about focal length of the camera in detailed report on interior orientation of the image
  • Sorting by name and size in profile and virtual folder panels
  • Window of ground sample distance (GSD) for the group of images in menu “Block”
  • Parameter “Interpolation grid step” for accelerated transforms of ADS data
  • Ability to cut DEM by selected polygons
  • Option “Swap X,Y” for DEM creation by csv file
  • Renaming of command “Direct georeferencing” to “Adjustment by exterior orientation data”
  • New setting “Total texture size used for displaying project images in the block scheme window” on the bookmark “System”
  • Hot keys for hiding of 2D-window right panel (Ctrl-F11) and maximization of work area (Ctrl-Shift-F11)
  • Modification of coordinate displaying in the status line of 2D-window
  • Ability to full of DEM by average height values in the vertexes of selected vector polygons.
  • Command “Window - Layer view mask”. It enables to edit joined images in the overlapping area dynamically
  • Commands of stereopair select from menu “Window” are moved to new submenu “Stereopairs”
  • Command from menu “Service” related to the work with rasters are moved to individual menu “Rasters”
  • Commands from menu “Service”, command “Create Fast-Ortho”, as well as launch of Mosaic and GeoMosaic are moved to menu “Rasters”
  • Saving of output rasters with LZW-compression for the implementation of pan-sharpening
  • Replacement of affine model of image georeferencing by projective model in the corresponding window of menu “Rasters”
  • Ability to change correction method for one-channel rasters in the window “Autolevels”
  • Ability to import Exif metadata from origin UAV images
  • Ability to rename project in the window “Project Management”.
  • Command “New 2D-window (single images)” in the menu “Window”
  • Button “Autolevels for selected images” in ImageWizard.
  • Ability to display information about images (sensor, processing level, survey date) in attributes of every object after implementation of command “Create vector layers from block layout for satellite blocks
  • Field of folder input for accelerated search in import satellite images window
  • Support of the command “Orientation - Load triangulation points” in the window of stereopair
  • Dialogue for image selection during creating of vector layers from block layout
  • Ability to select options: “Serial numbers” or “From image names”, - for splitting satellite images into strips by image names”
  • Moving of the command “Load atlas” to the menu “Service”
  • Moving of the command “Build pre-regions” to the menu “Block”
  • Moving of the DEM check commands to submenu “DEM - Check”
  • Display of relative overlapping in the report on relative orientation for monoblocks of satellite survey
  • Default activated option “Delete empty strips when deleting images” in block scheme settings
  • Moving of the button “Auto change stereopair” in projects VisionMap to the toolbar
  • Option “Settings - Control - Adjust stereopair slope angle”
  • Option “Settings - Block scheme - Rotate block scheme window content by 180?” for inhabitants of southern hemisphere
    AT/AAT
  • Ability to use raw DEM during automatic tie point measurement
  • Using of the option “Block layout - Projective transform” default in the point measurement window
  • History of moving across images in the point measurement window
  • Button “Automatically choose images containing point” in the tie points list
  • Automatic layout of images being in separate strips by order in the point measurement window
  • Automatic using of DEM already loaded in the project for measure heights in the point measurement window
  • Button “Add GCP from active image” in the GCP list window
  • Labels of sensor name and nadir-off angle for every satellite image in the point measurement window
  • Commands “Move/Add measurement into marker position” and “Add or more point measurements to marker position on all images” in the context menu
  • Export of the table of tie points measurements with fields to CSV file
  • Buttons of group point type in GCP list window: “Ground control/Check/Excluded”
  • Setting of minimum dispersion in the window of tie point measurement parameters
    Solver S/A
  • Ability to display adjusted EO data and copy them to origin data in the window of the exterior orientation data list
  • Buttons of the EO status changing (“Control/Check/Unused”) for selecting images in the window of the exterior orientation data list
  • Button “Self-calibration parameters” in the main window of the adjustment parameters
  • Regrouping of the options in the dialogues of independent stereopairs and independent strips methods
  • Checkboxes of group mode switching on the bookmark “Images” in SolverS parameters
  • Automatic creating of the groups by tie points with automatic filtering bad part of tie points
  • Checking of manually grouped tie points in the column “Geometry” of the report
  • Separated input of the weights for manual and automatic measurements in the window of bundle adjustment parameters
  • Option “Bias and drift” like type of the refinement for RPC-blocks with less than 3 ground control points
  • Support of affine generic adjustment model (from 4 and more control points per image)
  • Adjustment with using of DEM for RPC-blocks
  • Generic method of block adjustment for SPOT5 images of 2A processing level
  • Adjustment parameter defining a criteria of iteration stopping - “Coordinates delta threshold”.
  • Support of projects with a very small and very big distance between object and camera (less than 20 m and more than 10^7 m)
    DTM
  • Commands “Substract one polygon layer from another” and “Intersect one polygon layer with another” in menu “Vectors - Topology”
  • Command “Projective transform” in menu “Vectors - Geometry”
  • Filter by image texture and command “Thinning” in menu “Vectors - Filter”
  • Command “Convolution smoothing” in menu “Vectors - Interpolate”
  • Command “In batch mode” in menu “Vectors - Build contours”
  • Option “As smooth curves” in menu “Vectors - Build contours - Smooth model”
  • Options “Selected objects” and “Maximal distance restricted by ” in the command “Vectors - Geometry - Add intersection points”
  • Command “Split into layers by object type” in menu “Vectors - Geometry”
  • Options “Color by Z value” and “Color by attribute value” in the command “Vectors - Attributes - Color by attribute value”
  • Command “Set labels” in menu “Vectors - Attributes”
  • Option “Open read-only” in the window of vector loading
  • Range of acceptable stereo angles, nadir-off angles and distance to the boundary in the window of stereopair parametric search
  • Option “Create outscribed rectangles for sheet” in the command “Create standard orthomap sheet frames”
  • Optimization of TIN creating in order to build smooth model of contours (“TIN - Interpolate”)
  • Options “Cut CSV file by rectangle edges” and “Cut CSV file by selected polygons” in menu “Vectors - Geometry”
  • Support of irregular points set import from CSV file into DEM without compute points stage of processing
  • Button “Read extents from file” in parameters of DEM creating from CSV file
  • Command of height measurement not only on the origin but also on the subsampled DEM with ability to input image subsampling factor.
  • Support of the double sheets for latitudes to north of 60
  • N in menu “Vectors - Create standard orthomap sheet frames”
  • Parameter “XY plane area on the reference surface” in the command “Polyline properties”
  • Commands “Show/hide labels in all layers” and “Show/hide labels in active layer” in menu “Edit”
  • Ability to export all line objects irrespectively of the number of vertexes in the window of the export vectors to CSV file
  • Export of vectors to PLY file
  • Option “Split into fragments” for the export of DEM to CSV file.
    Mosaic
  • Saving of images with LZW-compression
  • Checkbox “Speed/Quality” in the parameters of creating fast-ortho images
  • Ability to change values of any field with synchronous recalculation of all other fields in the window “Print map”

PHOTOMOD 5.2.1195 — 5.21.1249

New features

    General
  • Acceleration of the JPEG file processing
  • Improved user interface of 2D window:
      special layer manager of Navigation window has been implemented
      hotkeys to return to the previous zoom and switch between the predefined zoom levels
      displaying the working coordinate system in the status bar
      the dialog for working coordinate system selection by mouse double click on the status bar
  • Ability to perform BCG correction in spite of the graphics adapter technical characteristics
  • Global position system functionality has been enhanced by support of GLONASS data
  • Recalculating working area by loaded data outlines
  • CSV import procedure supports UTF-8 encoding for any type of data
  • Improved user interface of main toolbar: new buttons for the frequently used functions have been added
  • Pan-sharpening:
      supporting of arbitrary bands number of multispectral images
      automatic refinement of the image superposition using the correlation
      the dialog box of the input and output images list editing in batch mode
  • Forced disabling the rasters smoothing(anti-aliasing) when the zoom level is greater than 100%
  • Disabling the stereopair navigation buttons in the absence of opened stereo pair
  • Acceleration of converting DEMs from one coordinate system to another
  • Calculating of average DEM by several source matrixes
  • New utility: semi-transparent rasters displaying in stay-on-top mode
    Pushbroom imagery processing
  • The format of storing SPOT metadata in the project has been changed in order to speed up the data loading (maintained backward compatibility: the new version can process the old projects)
  • Supporting of ALOS PRISM level 1B2 with RPC in the CEOS format
  • Supporting of grouping images acquired on the same orbit in block adjustment process
  • Increasing of the maximum block size, which can be adjusted on GPU
    VisionMap A3 project processing
  • The latest version of the source images format has been supported
    ADS 40 project processing
  • The algorithm of epipolar images calculating in the projects with the low precision of adjustment has been modified for better stability
    AT — general
  • Improved reliability of relative orientation of convergent stereopairs
    AT — cameras editor and interior orientation
  • Saving of the sensor size in pixels in the camera file
  • Editing of the digital camera parameters in pixels directly
  • Taking into consideration affine distortion parameters along Y axis (parameters a1 and a2)
  • Ability of converting principal point coordinates between reference systems with origin at the center and left-lower corner
  • Automatic recalculation of interior orientation parameters when making any changes to the camera managing window
  • Import of the camera passport from the EnsoMOSAIC format
    AT — tie points measurement window
  • The context menu in the windows of images have been added
  • The new tool (frame) to facilitate point measuring by the center of the object has been added
  • The "Set active image as “left” new button in the main toolbar has been added
    AT — maps window
  • The manual movement of the marker by Z has been allowed
    AT — work with exterior orientation
  • Ability to change the sign of α, ω, κ angles when importing of the EO
  • The new command in the EO catalogue to calculate the Kappa angle in the direction of trajectory
    AAT
  • Zone selection for points calculation has been removed
    SolverA
  • Only the images, contained in subblock, are displayed in subblocks adjustment
  • Adjustment enhancement due to errors minimization in 3D space
    DTM processing
  • Improved the dialogs of surges filters for dense and sparse DTM
  • Ability to take into account the average intersection angle when selecting stereo pairs for the calculation has been added
    Vector objects processing
  • Procedure of the vector objects group selecting has been improved
  • Editing of existing objects in the CAD-object creation mode
  • Import vector objects from KML format
  • Ability to fill the objects of the "polygon" type with specified color and the degree of transparency
  • Option of fragment replace
  • Non-displayed objects with classification codes are not involved in select and snapping operations
    FastOrtho
  • Acceleration of creating layer and saving into file
  • FastOrtho creating parameters set has been enhanced:
      The georeference file format selection,
      A wide range of output raster formats,
      Ability of orthorectification on the specified constant height,
      Ability of the images processing with an arbitrary number of bands
    GeoMosaic
  • Ability of automatic assigning of filenames for resources, which contain sheets, cutlines and ties, using the name of current project
  • Improved user interface for searching of edge images without background
  • The new window for sheet list management
  • Mode of cutlines referencing to images by image name
  • New mode of cutlines editing
  • Ability of the current parameter settings saving
  • Ability of the sheets location displaying by images margins, considering background
  • Three modes to select the sheets for mosaic creation
  • The algorithm of cutlines creation has been improved
  • Automatic opening of the preview window when adding images to a new project or opening project
  • Export of created mosaic in KLM format

Bug fixes

    General
  • Fixed an error when loading of textures in the 3D-window on NVIDIA Quadro graphic cards, supporting textures size 8192x8192
  • Fixed an error of working with web-layers of DTM while converting to the working coordinate system with datum different from WGS 84
  • Fixed an error of the heavy RAM usage when loading the georeferenced images with building of the overview
    VisionMap A3 project processing
  • The reliability of the algorithm of vector objects converting coordinates between the stereo pairs has been improved
    ADS 40 project processing
  • Fixed a message about an error when copying of project
    AT — tie points measurement window
  • Fixed an error when refreshing of tie points measurement window if large number of images is opened
  • While adding a point with correlation in all windows it's no longer needed to implicitly declare the “left” image when there's an active one
  • The sort order in the points list is no longer resets while switching between the images
  • The marker on the other images is no longer shifts while measuring the point on the single image
    AT — maps window
  • Fixed an error of Z-coordinate from DEM obtaining
  • Fixed an error of reset of the active layers selection while switching between the images in the tie points measurement window
    DTM processing
  • Fixed an error: an option “Use interstrip stereopairs” was not taken into consideration in the distributed calculation of points
  • Fixed an error of defining of the working set of stereopairs in the distributed building of dense DTM
    Vector objects processing
  • Fixed an error while the “Redo” operation for canceled action
    GeoMosaic
  • Fixed an error of creating of the preview by sheets margins, if sheets are not available
  • Fixed an error of the settings reset and layers order in the preview window while refreshing

PHOTOMOD 5.1.1076 — 5.2.1195

New features

  • Improved algorithm of “dense” DTM filtering
  • Special aerial triangulation tools for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle data processing
  • Less GCP number while satellite images block adjustment because of synthetic RPC coefficients calculation
  • More and more using of GPU-capabilities
  • Web Map Service data support
  • Stereoprocessing of source (before combining) images from VisionMap sensor
  • Yaw-roll-pitch angles from IMU system support
  • Speeding up calculations between various coordinate systems
  • Speeding up automatic DTM creation and stereo-editing of big vector datasets for satellite images
  • Developing of distributing processing capabilities
  • Transferring GCPs from reference rasters by using correlator
  • 3D models with textures in 3D-Mod module
  • Orthorectification “on-the-fly”

PHOTOMOD GeoMosaic

  • No limits for image size and number of images in the project
  • New intellectual and productive algorithm of automatic seam lines calculations
  • Seam lines editing directly in Preview window with the mosaic rebuilding “on-the-fly”
  • Using automatic tie points for mosaicking images of low-quality source geometry
  • Standard map sheets generation
  • Integration with data of Web Map Service standard
  • Powerful vector editor
  • Distributed processing for all time-consuming operations

PHOTOMOD 5.0.1057 — 5.1.1076

New features

    General
  • GPGPU technology support
  • New algorithm of DTM building and filtering — “dense DTM”
  • Lidar data converting to DEM of unlimited size
    PHOTOMOD DTM
  • New algorithm of “dense” DTM creation supporting GPGPU technology:
     calculation of Z coordinate value in each pixel of selected block area,
     “buildings” and “vegetation” filtering,
     subsampling of output DEM into user-defined resolution,
     converting output DEM to 3D points for editing (if needed).
  • User-friendly interface for editing parameters of DTM creation “presets”. Each preset corresponds to specific terrain type
  • Presets default parameters modifications
  • New preset for the “desert” terrain type
  • DTM filtering in multi-thread mode
  • New tools in LIDAR data import window (splitting, subsampling, classification)
  • New tools of filling out “void” DEM areas
  • New DTM filters
  • Hypsometry mode for DEM visualization
    PHOTOMOD AT
  • Improved interface of GCP / IMU data import window
    Processing of the satellite imagery
  • ASTER and Landsat channels combining when loading images
  • New pan-sharpening tools
    Images
  • Raster channels transformation by using weights
    ADS processing
  • Significant speeding up ADS 40 projects stereoprocessing (3D vectorization) in case of big vector datasets

PHOTOMOD 5.0.973 — 5.0.1057

New features

    PHOTOMOD Core
  • Ability to reset GSD for all images in the parameters of block scheme creating
  • Ability to insert the path from clipboard to the source folder setting field in the add images from files window
  • Supporting the latest versions of the metadata format for UltraCam images
  • Improved display of progress during the georeferenced rasters loading
  • Improved logic of the stereo pair choice in the block scheme for opening stereopair 2D-window
  • Improvements of GCP and EO parameters import interface
  • Batch import of DEMs
  • Ability of building the difference between two DEMs
    PHOTOMOD AT
  • Manual editing of triangulation points:
     Choice of action when points with same names already exist when importing GCP catalog
  • Cameras editor:
     Additional features for editing formula distortion
    PHOTOMOD DTM
  • Ability to copy DEM
  • Improved user interface for recovering NULL-elements of DEM
  • New algorithm of DTM building using the predefined sets of parameters, corresponding to different types of terrain
  • Ability to switch the convex / non-convex boundary during TIN rebuilding
  • Ability to remove short contours during building of smooth contours
  • Ability to select symbols for displaying the grid nodes
  • New options for rebuilding DEM pyramid
    PHOTOMOD DTM and StereoDraw
  • Export of vector objects to KML format
  • New option to display the region of overlap in the stereopair 2D-window as a vector object
  • New command for creating standard nomenclature sheets as vector layer
  • Acceleration of snapping functions and orthogonal mode of drawing lines
    PHOTOMOD Solver
  • Camera self-calibration
  • Selection of georeference for the free model
  • Selection of method of calculating the initial approximation
  • Block adjustment after the import of external orientation in case of measuring tie points on the part of the block images only
    PHOTOMOD Mosaic
  • The possibility of separate control of the accuracy using adjusted and source points
  • Ability to display the measured triangulation points only
  • User-defined default for cutting edges percent parameter
    Processing of the satellite imagery
  • Support for IR channels of the Aster satellite
  • KOMPSAT-2, EROS A, EROS B sensors support
  • Creation of multispectral images (VNIR, SWIR, TIR) during the adding the ASTER images to the project
    Distributed processing
  • Summary statistics on the number of tasks in the monitor window
  • Increasing process reliability in cast of big number of tasks

Bug fixes

    PHOTOMOD Core
  • Fixed error when saving the scene from the 2D-Window
  • Fixed incorrect displaying of the Z range in the information window of the DEM layer
  • Fixed the PHOTOMOD System Monitor startup error with incorrect system configuration
  • Fixed error when loading points into the ADS project
  • Fixed error with processing of DMC 12-bit images
  • Fixed error in the DEM median and smoothing filter
  • Fixed error with building DEMs larger than 4GB
  • Fixed error with interpolation of Z coordinate of vector objects
  • Fixed error when displaying of DEMs borders by elevation
  • Fixed error when converting DEM to points with thinning factor not equal to a power of two
  • Fixed error in contours merging operation
  • Fixed error when creating block layout with Cartosat images
  • Fixed error when creating block layout in “By exterior orientation” mode for satellite imagery projects
  • Fixed error when showing the marker coordinates in latitude-longitude for the western hemisphere
  • Fixed errors and improved the quality of the block layout creation
  • Fixed errors when opening the ALOS stereopair
  • Fixed error of incorrect axis direction of ALOS images after adding them to the project
  • Fixed several errors with displaying of user-interface elements under Windows 7 when themes are turned on
    PHOTOMOD Mosaic
  • Fixed error with automatic searching of transparent background color
  • Fixed error with creating georeference files without raster files
  • Fixed error with accuracy control of triangulation points in the left-handed coordinate system
  • Fixed error in starting accuracy control process right after the orthorectification
    PHOTOMOD DTM and StereoDraw
  • Fixed errors in distributed calculation of points
  • Fixed error with interpolation of smooth curves
  • Fixed errors in import MIF-MID files not containing PEN and FONT fields
  • Fixed error of automatic projecting points group on the stereomodel
    ADS processing
  • Removed message about the recalculation of coordinates brought up during loading of any vector resources when working with an ADS project

PHOTOMOD 5.0.923 — 5.0.973

New features

    PHOTOMOD Core
  • Further optimization of distributed processing
  • User-defined hot keys
  • 1-bit and 8-bit color map rasters support
  • Option of automatic loading IBIK stereodrivers
  • MegaTIFF output format for big block layouts
  • Coordinate system selection in no-project mode
  • Dividing DEMs
  • ADS 40 sensor support (not documented)
  • VisionMap A3 sensor support (not documented)
  • System unisntallation
  • Saving georeferenced block layout to tab and tfw formats
  • Import of interior orientation parameters from EXIF metadata for amateur cameras
  • Support of gons when importing angular exterior orientation parameters
  • Distributed processing interface modification
    PHOTOMOD AT
  • Speeding up of automatic tie points measurements
    PHOTOMOD DTM
  • New buildings and vegetation removing filter
  • Improvements of smooth contour lines creation algorithm
    PHOTOMOD StereoDraw
  • Cutting vector objects by selected surrounding polygon
  • Layer selection when importing from DXF format
  • More settings for exporting vector objects to CSV format
  • Making vector object copies between selected layers
  • Searching for vector object intersections
    Satellite imagery processing
  • Images loading interface improvements
  • RapidEye sensor support
  • Support of satellite images in NITF + RPC metadata format
    PHOTOMOD Mosaic
  • Option of exporting cutlines into separate DXF files (for every project image)
  • Searching for reference image by its name when color balancing
  • Searching for duplicated cutlines

Error fixes

    PHOTOMOD Core
  • Memory leaks while distributed processing
  • Memory leaks while direct work with external 48 bit TIFF files
  • Error of redrawing georeferenced raster in several windows
  • Channels misplacing when BMP — MS TIFF conversion
    PHOTOMOD AT
  • Error of automatic search area definition from the project Z-range (automatic tie points measurements)
    PHOTOMOD DTM
  • Error of unclosing of “smooth” contour lines
    PHOTOMOD StereoDraw
  • UNDO error while editing of vector object attributes
  • Hot keys using error when digitizing orthogonal polylines
    PHOTOMOD Mosaic
  • Memory leaks when color balancing on big projects (hundreds of images)
  • Error of mosaic project loading after changing the coordinate system
  • Error of filling out the background by 1-value instead of 0-value
  • Error of long statistics recalculation after turning On and Off global and local brightness adjustment options
  • Preview error when using an option “monochrome output”

PHOTOMOD 5.0.923

New features

  • Pan-sharpening while adding satellite images to PHOTOMOD project
  • ALOS 1B2 support
  • Correct multiband rasters processing
  • Precise block layout by using DEM
  • Contour lines of cartographic quality
  • Many user-interface improvements
  • Bug fixes

Features of PHOTOMOD 4.4 not included to 5.0.869

Done

  • Topology related operations for vectors objects (join edit mode)
  • Speeding up DTM creation for satellite stereopairs
  • Full pathway mode capabilities
  • Most of vector editing tools

Still under development

  • ADS 40/80 support
  • Polynomial correction in PHOTOMOD Solver
  • Single aerial image processing
  • Increasing speed of DTM creation from satellite stereopairs
  • More DTM creation algorithms (besides the “adaptive” one)

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