Simple features for R

Hey folks,

sf is an rather new R package for handling and analyzing spatial data in R. While various R packages are available that provide classes and methods for spatial data (e.g. sp, rgdal and rgeos), sf, which is developed by Edzer Pebesma and others, is intended to gradually replace

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Cloud-masking Sentinel-2

Hey there!
Sentinel-2 is a relatively new satellite and cloud masking still is a big issue with this sensor. There are many ways on how to get cloud free images of Sentinel-2A (hopefully 2B soon as well). Here is an overview on possible technologies you can use, as well as

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PyDays Vienna 2017

Hey there,

I am pleased to share the following announcement on behalf of the PyDays Vienna team with you:

Dear Pythonistas,

we are happy to announce the very first edition of PyDays Vienna!

5-6 May 2017 · FH Technikum Wien · talks/workshops/sprints · social events · free entry!

PyDays Vienna is:

  • a regional Python event organized by

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contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2017), processed by ESA

First Sentinel-2B images available

Hey remote sensing enthusiasts!
It’s been about one week since the start of the second Sentinel-2 satellite. ESA anncounced today very proudly that Sentinel-2B already delivered it’s first images starting somewhere over the baltic sea, going over eastern europe and ending in Lybia. Here a snapshot from the coast of

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