Digital orthophotos

Fact Sheet



A digital orthophoto is a digital image of an aerial photograph with displacements caused by the camera angle and the terrain removed. It, thus, combines the image characteristics of a photograph with the geometric qualities of a map.

Additional publication details

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Unnumbered Series
Title Digital orthophotos
Series title Fact Sheet
DOI 10.3133/70039180
Year Published 1993
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston, VA
Contributing office(s) Earth Science Information Center
Description 2 p.