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Building Explosions Around Toronto [Photoblog]

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Before and after urban disasters
A rare event, but there have been quite a few in the last couple of years. Our aerial imagery captures the before and after of these urban disasters.

Vintage Imagery Now With Vintage Pricing

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Price drop across the board
First Base Solutions is pleased to announce that effective immediately, non-current orthophoto (aerial imagery) will be offered at a reduced price through MapWarehouse. It's not a sale or a promotion, it's a long term price drop across the board.

How To Interpret MapWarehouse File Names

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RAQ's: Rarely asked questions
Anyone's who purchased aerial imagery or mapping data through MapWarehouse is familiar with the quick delivery of a zip folder containing a bunch of cryptically named files.


Did you know the string of numbers actually means something useful? By interpreting the file names you can find:

The data type (orthophoto, parcel, contours...)The UTM coordinates of the file's insertion pointThe year the data was producedThe data provider (FBS, Teranet, TRCA...)