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Definitions

Close-range photography – images taken within 300 meters of the subject

Conventional aerial photography – images taken with a camera from either a conventional aircraft or satellite

Photogrammetry – the science and technology of obtaining reliable measurements from either film-based or digital photography

Stereoscopic image – a three-dimensional view created by taking a series of overlapping pictures

Tracksite - an area that contains both tracks and trackways

Trackway – several tracks made by the same individual

Track - a single footprint


Web Links

Red Gulch Dinosaur Tracksite:
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History of photogrammetry 
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American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing
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GIS activities for kids
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Information about aerial photography
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Information on dinosaur tracks
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University of Wyoming Museum / Science Behind the Study of Dinosaurs
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