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Orthorectification - definition(s)

orthorectification - Use of photogrammetric techniques to adjust and correct distortions in images.

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Source: Open Geospatial Consortium, 28 June 2011 10:05:41, External

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orthorectification - [satellite imaging] The process of correcting the geometry of an image so that it appears as though each pixel were acquired from directly overhead. Orthorectification uses elevation data to correct terrain distortion in aerial or satellite imagery.

[Category=Geospatial ]

Source: esri, 29 June 2012 10:05:25, External

Orthorectification - A form of rectification that corrects for terrain displacement.

See also Rectification

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Source: City of Toronto, 25 November 2013 09:14:21, External




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