Remote Sensing Vocabulary Chapter 5

Aerial Photography Summary Record System, dodging, hotspot, National Air Photo Library, photographic objective, photographic day, shadow effect, Special purpose photography

  1. Commercially contracted pictures to meet individual needs
  2. Day with less than ten percent cloud cover
  3. Specific type of information to be extracted from the photograph
  4. Bright, overexposed area on photograph, sunspot
  5. Use of lower sun angles to enhance feature discrimination
  6. A printing technique that produces high-quality black-and-white prints from poor density negatives
  7. A computer bank describing the air photo holdings of some government agencies and private aerial survey firms
  8. The central storehouse for government aerial photography in Canada, NAPL