Quickie: Thomas Fire – Comparison November 28th and December 18th

Taking a look at the area of the Thomas Fire before it started and on December 18th

Comparing the area of the Thomas Fire in California, USA, on November 28th, before the fire started, and on December 18th, while the wildfire was still ongoing. Natural color and NIR/SWIR comparison, showing the massive burn scar. Read More

Jabal Arkanu and Gabal El Uweinat – Using NIR/SWIR Images to Visualize Different Rock Types

Making use of Sentinel-2A's NIR/SWIR bands to get a different view

Jabal Arkanu and the Gabal El Uweinat mountain range in Libya feature sandstone with granite intrusions. While not that different in natural color images, it becomes immediately apparent in NIR/SWIR images. Read More