The First Aerial Survey of the Twenty Six Counties

Crawford -forgotten fields taken by the camera

  In an earlier post, I mentioned that I was undergoing an internship with the Irish Military Archive (IMA) to gain practical experience on an active Digital Humanities (DH) project. The DH project I am engaged with involves the development of a web-based resource for making available the Air Corps Aerial Photographs and Vertical Negative collections online. The vertical negatives are aerial photographs of Ireland taken by the Irish Aer Corps from the 1930s to the 1980s, … Continue reading

What is GIS Data?

Raster Data Cell (Image source: ArcGIS ““What is raster data?”).

This semester I am undergoing an internship with the Irish Military Archive (IMA) as part of the Practicum module for the MA in Digital Humanities (DH) at National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUIM). The purpose of the internship is to gain practical experience on an active DH project. The DH project I am engaged with involves the development of a web-based resource for making available the Aer Corps Aerial Photographs and Vertical Negative collections online. The vertical negatives are … Continue reading