GIS Insights from Blue Marble Geographics

Blue Marble Geographics creates accurate, easy-to-use GIS software for academia, government, mining, oil and gas exploration, surveying, and many other industries. Wherever accurate geographical information is needed, you’ll find our software.

Find out what makes us tick, our latest projects, musings, and insights, and how we enjoy what we do.

Behind the Scenes

The Foils and Follies of Drone Data Collection

Blue Marble President Patrick Cunningham describes the most important lesson learned from the company’s first attempts at collecting drone imagery — things don’t always go as planned.

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GIS Pro

Navigating a Volcanic Wilderness Using Global Mapper Mobile

As an active, outdoors-oriented person, Blue Marble Applications Specialist Jeffrey Hatzel saw Global Mapper Mobile as a useful app for recreational activities, such as planning his honeymoon backpacking trip in Hawaii.
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User Stories

DroneMapper: Using Global Mapper for UAV Data Processing

Global Mapper allows DroneMapper to perform both internal UAV data processing as well as customer services on one powerful and easy-to-use platform.

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