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Help Pick the Top Image of 2014!

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We’ve come a long way since the first black-and-white satellite images of earth were taken more than 50 years ago. For DigitalGlobe’s customers, imagery has become an indispensable asset for oil and gas companies seeking to discover new global energy sources, defense & intelligence agencies needing to plan and execute missions, and global development organizations [...]

DigitalGlobe Unveils 30 cm Imagery from WorldView-3

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A New Era of Information and Insight About out Changing Planet DigitalGlobe’s latest WorldView-3 satellite provides imagery with unprecedented quality that allows our customers to see the Earth clearly and in new ways resulting in valuable information to save lives, resources and time. In recent weeks, we’ve shared with you how WorldView-3 can see through [...]

From a bird, from a plane, from a … satellite?

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Mount Fuji has been the subject of untold millions of photographs, but this view captured by DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-3 satellite is truly unique. When the image was taken, WorldView-3 was in orbit 617 km above earth’s surface and 2,500 km southeast of the iconic Japanese mountain. The satellite’s telescope was pointed at the mountain almost at the [...]