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1. The process of making maps or scale drawings from photographs, especially aerial photographs.
2. The process of making precise measurements by means of photography.

pho′to·gram·met′ric (-grə-mĕt′rĭk) adj.
pho′to·gram′me·trist n.


(Physical Geography) the process of making measurements from photographs, used esp in the construction of maps from aerial photographs and also in military intelligence, medical and industrial research, etc
photogrammetric adj
ˌphotoˈgrammetrist n


(ˌfoʊ təˈgræm ɪ tri)

the process of making surveys and maps through the use of photographs, esp. aerial photographs.
pho`to•gram•met′ric (-grəˈmɛ trɪk) pho`to•gram•met′ri•cal, adj.
pho`to•gram′me•trist, n.


The science or art of obtaining reliable measurements from photographic images.


the use of photography for surveying or map-making. Cf. phototopography.
See also: Photography
the use of photography for surveying or map-making.
See also: Land, Maps
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Due to increasing capability and availability, Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), including small UAS (SUAS), are becoming a valuable, cost effective tool for collecting aerial images for photogrammetric analysis.
The objective of photogrammetric surveys is to determine the dimensions and the shape of the structure of interest including the visualization of three-dimensional or two-dimensional output.
Over the last three years, the industry has been realizing the benefits and performance of 3-D photogrammetric surveying and profiling technology.
It affirms the true value of Intergraph's photogrammetric solutions and our commitment to preserving customer investments, streamlining operations and maximizing efficiency.
The camera offers exchangeable lenses in three sizes, 35 ram, 60 mm, and 100 mm, and very rigid lens mounting to ensure photogrammetric stability.
At the same time, the aircraft was equipped with analog photogrammetric camera Leica RC 30 camera with a full set of lenses, gyro-stabilized platform and a navigation system CCNS.
Those methods being: point collection by means of an electronic tacheometer working in the surface scanning mode and the collection of surface points by means of photogrammetric measurements.
The proposed here method of angle testing or calibration is based on photogrammetric determination of the 3D points.
Users were concerned that if the same photogrammetric methods used in 1996 to collect data were used again in 2001, the accuracy of the new data would not meet their needs.
Geodetic Systems (Melbourne, FL) has launched its third-generation digital photogrammetric camera, the INCA3, which employs a high-resolution CCD sensor and a compact industrial PC.