Panoramas

Should you need to print a digital panorama with a realistic perspective on paper or on a metallic support, the DIGIRAMA (DIGItal panoRAMA) range of products is ideal for you. Depending on customers’ needs, various representations involving different levels of automation are possible. The range of specifications for these custom products allows for everything from a simple and cost effective solution for quick panoramic overviews to high quality solutions for panoramic plaques.

The cover picture shows the three most frequently requested service products from swisstop: DIGIRAMA (digital panorama), relief shading and contour lines.
The collage shows three DIGIRAMA Deluxe options. Grey-scale depiction (left), photo-realistic depiction (right), and in the centre a panoramic image with a superimposed orthophoto.

Panoramas produced to a very high standard for the most demanding requirements. Individual naming of reliefs available as required, together with detailed graphic representations. Illustration in black-and-white or in colour.

A section of a specially produced DIGIRAMA Deluxe with a view over the Rhone valley in northeasterly direction. The viewpoint is located around 700 meters above the Col du Tronc.
A section of a specially produced DIGIRAMA Deluxe with a view over the Rhone valley in northeasterly direction. The viewpoint is located around 700 meters above the Col du Tronc.

Services

  • Finest quality suitable for printing on a panorama board
  • 360° round view or your choice of sector (free choice of opening angle) from your desired viewing location 
  • Individually specified naming of reliefs and the number of names carried out to order 
  • Complementary information: Labelling of topographic extremities (highest, lowest, furthest away), elevation information
  • Different kinds of presentation: 
        -  Distance-graded silhouette lines combined with a grayscale
            hillshading 
        -  Photorealistic colour image 
        -  Superimposed aerial or satellite imagery (orthorectified) 
  • Choice of panorama size 
  • Personal consulting 
  • Delivery of one or more "press proofs" 
  • Data delivery to a printer of your choice 

Panoramic view from your desired viewing location. The landscape is indicated by grayscale hill shading and silhouette lines, the thickness of which changes depending on the distance from the viewing point. The names are derived from the “SwissNames” dataset and printed automatically, with a simple subsequent graphic editing.

Extract from a DIGIRAMA Standard showing the view from Rümligen (canton of Bern) in the direction of the Brienzer Rothorn. The grey-scale image depicts the existing terrain outline.
Extract from a DIGIRAMA Standard showing the view from Rümligen (canton of Bern) in the direction of the Brienzer Rothorn. The grey-scale image depicts the existing terrain outline.

Services

  • Panorama from the desired viewing location with a limited choice of sector (90°, 180°, 270°, 360°)
  • The names are printed automatically, based on SwissNames 500 or 200 
  • Simple graphic name retouching (e.g. eliminating superimposed names)
  • Number of names: ca. 50 (depending on the field of view) 
  • Presentation: silhouette lines, the thickness of which changes depending on the distance from the viewing point, combined with grey-scale hill shading 
  • Document size: variable, depending on the choice of sector (max. 1650mm x 300mm)
  • Separate map file showing Swiss territory with coloured in areas visible from the selected viewpoint (visibility map)
  • Delivery format and method: PDF file via FTP 

 

Documents

Please see the page in german or french for further documentation.

Sample Data


Federal Office of Topography swisstopo Seftigenstrasse 264
P.O. Box
3084 Wabern
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+41 58 469 01 11

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Topography
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Federal Office of Topography swisstopo

Seftigenstrasse 264
P.O. Box
3084 Wabern

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