Navigate on Image View

This page describes how to use the desktop image view.
Documentation on 3D point cloud view, see Navigate on 3D Point Cloud View

Open Image View

From Map
To open an image view from the Map, review Open Image or 3D View from Map.

From 3D View
Click the image icon from the Mobile Mapping Side Functions.

From Image View
There are a few nice methods to open another image within an existing image view. Review the documentation below on “Open Image”.

Pan and Navigate

Pan function activated

Pan, zoom and navigate on an image view using the Pan function.

Left Click
Click and Drag Pan Move or Pan the view changing heading and tilt.
Double Click Center Center the view to the clicked location
Double Click
Center Map 2D Double click the image information in the left lower corner of the image view to center the map to the photo position.
Double Click
Reset Tilt and FOV Double click the orientation angles in the right lower corner of the view to reset tilt (0°) and field of view (90°).
<Shift> + Click Open and focus image Open and focus the image nearest to the clicked location with a minimum distance of 1.5 meters.
This function requires the point cloud hover to operate.
Left Click on Photo Position
Single Click Open image Click a blue photo position to open the selected image. Heading and Field of view will be retained. Tilt will be reset to zero.
Right Click
Single Click Context menu If the “pan” functions is activated a right click within the image view opens the context menu.
Pan here Center the image view to the clicked location, without adjusting the field of view (zoom).
Open Mobile Mapping View Open the closest image and centralize to the clicked location.
Next Image Open the next image (in time sequence) in the current view.
Next Image for all Open the next image considering all open images
Previous Image Open the previous image (in time sequence) in the current view
Mousewheel
Scroll Zoom Zoom in or Out conform the MapCanvas Zoom direction. The center of the view will be retained.
<Ctrl> + Scroll Next/Previous image Go to the next or previous image.


Measure function activated

Pan, zoom and navigate on an image view when a Measure function is activated.
In measure mode most pan and navigate functions are still available as described above, but there are a few differences to simplify the image handling while measuring.

Left Click
Single Click Measure Click a measurement point.
Click and drag to pan. No measurement will be executed.
<Shift> + Click Open image Open the nearest image to the clicked location with a minimum distance of 1.5 meters and retain the image orientation angles. No measurement will be executed.
This function requires the point cloud hover to operate.
Right Click
Single Click Context menu If the “measure” functions is activated a right click within the image view opens the context menu.
Stop measurement Stop measurement here while measuring a polyline or an area.
Pan here Center the image view to the clicked location, without adjusting the field of view (zoom).
Open Mobile Mapping View Open the closest image and centralize to the clicked location.
Next Image Open the next image (in time sequence) in the current view.
Next Image for all Open the next image considering all open images
Previous Image Open the previous image (in time sequence) in the current view


Walk-through the images automatically using the Play function from the mapping sidebar. Or use the arrows on the keyboard to move manually through the images.

 
Last modified:: 2022/04/15 06:19