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How does Google Earth get their images?
- Here's a citation from Mark Aubin's post at the Google Librarian Central, about the source of Google Images:
"We collect it via airplane and satellite, but also just about any way you can imagine getting a camera above the Earth's surface: hot air balloons, model airplanes - even kites."
Please see the whole post at the related link from Google.
- And, for extra credit, see the blog post about "How Google Earth (Really) Works" by a co-founder of Keyhole, who first built what became Google Earth.
Google Earth acquires their images from many sources. Some of these sources include from satellites in space, airplanes flying over particular locations, and people that drive along the street, taking pictures and video of the area.
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They collect their satellite images from a variety of cameras including; low level satellite photography, aerial photography and even on occassion kite and balloon cameras. Th…ough most people think that the images are live they are in fact three years old on average.
Images that are allowed for this particular company is graphics. Italicized handwriting for security, different types of graphic letters and other images as well.
One can view live images on Google Earth by clicking on the 'Satellite' button when in Google Earth. This opens a live satellite image link to the area one is interested in.
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You can go to your local county web page. There should be a section for taxes and there will be a GIS Mapping tool on there. As long as you know the property address you… can see images.
The images in Google Earth (and Google Maps) are updated on a continuous basis. It's hard to say exactly when an area will be updated because some areas may be updated mor…e frequently than others (just because that data is more readily available). While most images are no more than 3 years old in high resolution areas, low resolution imagery in some areas may be older. When high-res or newer imagery is not available, the base map used in Google Earth is a circa 2000 TerraMetrics/NASA 15 meter resolution base imagery. It takes months of post processing new imagery before they go online so bulk updates usually happen about every 2-3 weeks. Google Earth and Google Maps share the same backend satellite image database and are updated together. Why are newer images sometimes found in Historical Imagery? Newer imagery is sometimes available in 'Historical Imagery', which can be enabled from the View menu option in Google Earth. Sometimes older images are actually of better quality than new images (i.e. there might be a huge cloud over a certain area which encourages using the older, clearer image). This feature is not available in Google Maps. Where was Google Earth imagery last updated? If you want to see where Google Earth (and Google Maps) imagery was last updated either check out the Google Earth Blog for update announcements or simply click on the 'Google Earth Imagery Updates' link below to see the highlighted areas on the globe. When will my area be updated? Due to overwhelming demand when a given area will be updated Google has created a new e-mail notification service. Check out 'Follow Your World' in related links below.
In theory, yes but you will encounter issues such as lower image quality and incompatibilities as to which compression algorithms are used.
Google Earth was first released in 2005 and Google acquires newimagery every year since then. Imagery from 1998 might be possible but is rare. Google istypically interested in… getting the latest imagery rather thangoing back and getting older imagery unless there it has specialvalue. This means Google acquired and processed imagery from that year --old imagery would be for a small area or region. For example, thereis imagery for 1938 in San Francisco, CA but for only within thecity limits and New York City has some imagery for April 1997.
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Google fills its index for image search by crawling the web. Upload your images to a web-site, wait for Google to re-index the site, and your images should show up in im…age search within a couple weeks.
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No One Can Upload Images To Google Images, Those Images Are Crawled By Google Robots. One great way to have photos uploaded to Google Images is to save the file name just …as you want Google to list it in Google Images. Make sure this Image is then uploaded onto a website that is listed in Google Search Results. When the spider searches the web page, Google will identify the image automatically and list it in Google Images. There may be other ways, however, this is a good start.
There is no actual method of uploading an image to Google Images. In a similar manner to using the web search, Google will search images and present those it considers to be t…he best match.
Google allows use of screen shots on public web sites if you follow its guidelines (see links below) including unaltered images with full attribution, etc. Three requirement…s from Google's permission guidelines: All uses of Google Maps and Google Earth and its Content must provide attribution to Google and our suppliers.Google does not approve of any use of Content without proper attribution.Depending on the region, the Content provider may be Google alone or Google and one or more 3rd party providers.
When one is searching in a regular prompt, Google will bring up Flickr pictures. When one is looking for a certain type of picture and wants them off Flickr one must add Flick…er to the end of the query one is searching on.
Any areas visible by a satelite , that means the earth surface and oceans in their entirety , with the exception on some military areas. Germany houses and private areas are… pixilated due to their privacy laws
To find google earth images, you need to go to google first and click on the satellite tab that will show you the views from a satellite rather than the street view or the wal…king view.