EASC 326:Aerial Photo Interpretation


Introduction, historical, photogeology, types of airphotos, problems of photographing, scale, three-dimensional vision, parallax- photogrametry, uses of aerial photos. Principles of aerial photo interpretation, colour & tune, texture, shapes & pattern, topography and man-made features. Drainage wadis. Photo interpretation of rocks, Quaternary deposits, geological structures, and geomorphological features. Morphometric analysis of drainage basins, drainage networks, order and pattern.