Copix Photomapper

I’ve been using Copix Photomapper, a free tool for combining GPS track logs and digital images for some time. The software uses the time stamps from the tracklog and photographs to work out the location that the photographs were taken. The interface is simple and intuitive and allows the export of photos by either updating the EXIF metadata to include positioning information or by creating a Google Earth file which displays the photos in their (hopefully!) correct location. Once the EXIF metadata contains position information you can apparently use ArcPhoto to import these into ArcGIS..

The biggest advantage of a tool like Photomapper is that you can avoid the need to take extensive field notes of photo locations where you’re doing an extensive survey.

One thought on “Copix Photomapper


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>



About Us

Archaeometry is made up of multi skilled archaeological science professionals with extensive commercial and academic experience around the world.

Our Services

We provide specialised technical services in the fields of Geophysics, Geochemistry, Geoarchaeology, Spatial Science and Archaeology to assist our clients in Archaeology and Cultural Heritage Management.

Academic Work

As well as undertaking commercial projects Archaeometry is very active in academia with our staff frequently publishing research and undertaking teaching.

Latest Articles on Our Blog


A Year at IMS-FORTH

I’m very happy to have joined the team within the Laboratory of Geophysical-Remote Sensing and Archaeoenvironment at the Institute for Mediterranean Studies, Foundation for Research and Technology, Hellas for a year as a postdoctoral fellow.  While I will miss life in Australia I am delighted to be in Crete and very excited to work with […]

continue reading...

Causes of ground-penetrating radar reflections in sediments

This PhD thesis by Remke Leander van Dam submitted to VU Amsterdam in 2001 is an excellent discussion of the role of water, iron oxides and organic matter in generating GPR reflectors in shallow sediments.

continue reading...

FlashRES-UNIVERSAL from ZZ Resistivity Imaging

I’ve just been introduced to the FlashRES-UNIVERSAL resistivity imaging system designed and produced by ZZ Resistivity Imaging in Adelaide. I’m very impressed with the equipment which is compact, very easy to use and obviously designed with the field worker.

continue reading...

On the Road, Flinders Ranges, South Australia

On the Road, Flinders Ranges, South Australia

continue reading...

PAPing in Mapoon

Dr Chet Walker from Archaeo-Geophysical Associates and William Busch from Mapoon Land and Sea doing a pole aerial photography survey of the Mapoon Mission Cemetery.

continue reading...