Videos tagged with plugin




Meet the GIMP #38: A Python in a Barrel

Meet the GIMP #38: A Python in a Barrel

Posted in Development, Graphics

Will this title scare more people away than catch by curiosity? Who knows….. The barrel distortion that gave me such problems last week is removed by using a built in filter for correcting (or simulating) lens distortions. You can find it in the image menu at Filters/Distorts/Lens Distortion. As I have a lot of images with this error, I go out and write a special Python plugin to do this...

Tags: Python, Design, GIMP, Meet the GIMP, plugin, Broadcasting, Screencasts, Development, barrel distortion, lens distortion, writing filters, ...


The Thematic Mapping Engine

The Thematic Mapping Engine

Posted in Companies, Development

The thematicmapping.org website utilizes the Google Earth plug-in API to present interactive visualizations of a huge volume of UN data. Data can be filtered or animated by time and country, and a number of different kinds of visualization options are available. Hear the author talk about how KML can be used for thematic mapping and explain how KML documents are generated on-the-fly with the Th...

Tags: Google, API, Visualization, Mapping, Data, Engine, KML, Google Earth, GIS, plugin, thematic, ...