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Make Mountains in Blender from Heightmaps
Blender can make mountains from heightmaps, and this is a tutorial to show you how. Follow along and recreate two volcanoes from New Zealand's Central Plateau.
Export Heightmaps from QGIS by Screenshot
This tutorial shows how to export heightmaps from QGIS 3.0.1 by using the screenshot method.
Sow a Grass & Chamomile Lawn
Every year I put up a paddling pool for summer. It leaves behind a circle of dead grass and bare dirt. Learn to remedy this by sowing chamomile and grass.
Export Heightmaps from QGIS by Print Layout
To get the highest quality heightmaps from QGIS we use the Print Layout function. This tutorial builds on the heightmap refinements taught in Export Heightmaps from QGIS by Screenshot.
Heightmap Conversion with GDAL
Learn how to use GDAL through the command line to extract 16bit heightmaps from Data Elevation Models.
The 100: Predictions for Season 4
Some thoughts on The 100.
Narrow Garden at Front of House
A small garden can have a big impact on our native animals. The value is not in attracting animals but through beauty inspiring the visitor to value the life around them. This article covers the design and planting of this garden.