sketch2model – Linking Edges with Mathematical Morphology

special guest post by Matteo Niccoli

This guest post (first published here) is by Matteo Niccoli, author of the blog MyCarta. It is the third post in a series of collaborative articles about sketch2model, a project from the 2015 Calgary Geoscience Hackathon organized by Agile Geoscience.

Introduction

As written by Elwyn in the first post of this series, sketch2model was conceived at the 2015 Calgary Geoscience Hackathon as a web and mobile app that would turn an image of geological sketch into a geological model, and then use Agile Geoscience’s modelr.io to create a synthetic seismic model. Continue reading “sketch2model – Linking Edges with Mathematical Morphology”

sketch2model – Sketch Image Enhancements

special guest post by Matteo Niccoli

This guest post (first published here) is by Matteo Niccoli, author of the blog MyCarta. It is the second post in a series of collaborative articles about sketch2model, a project from the 2015 Calgary Geoscience Hackathon organized by Agile Geoscience. Continue reading “sketch2model – Sketch Image Enhancements”

Financial Modelling: Home Rental vs Ownership

is home ownership always the right financial move? when is home rental a better choice?

The first grownup decision I ever made was to buy an apartment condo with my wife. It was near the end of 2006 and we were moving out of our parents’ homes to a new city to start new careers. We needed a place to live. The only wisdom we had ever heard was, “Why rent when you can buy?” We dove into the real estate market with hardly a second thought. Continue reading “Financial Modelling: Home Rental vs Ownership”