GEOG357: Fall2020Lab1

Geomatica Banff: Image display and Digital numbers (DN)

This lab explores the Geomatica Banff interface, display options and examining the DNs that make up satellite image bands, for Landsat 5 Thematic Mapper, and Landsat 8 OLI data

All data for the course are stored in this folder: /home/labs/geog357

Software: Geomatica by PCI Geomatics, Toronto

The native format for PCI images is .pix (though you can load other formats) .pix files can hold many image bands, other layers including vectors

0. Login using your UNBC login and password – via VPN2 or VMware

connect to the GIS Lab windows server at

if asked for domain, this is uni

The osmotar desktop should look the same as if you are in the lab – note that it has changed since previous semesters, with new servers and also software versions.

Categories: GEOG 357Labs