Focus on Investigative Techniques

Sapp, Catherine
September 2008
FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin;Sep2008, Vol. 77 Issue 9, p6
The article provides information on the significance of aerial photography in investigation in the U.S. According to the article, these aerial photographs can provide valuable alternatives to investigators and cites how these pictures can offer insight into significant aspects of investigations and solid evidence in order to support several cases.


Related Articles

  • Upside-down telescopes. Dunn, Matt // Astronomy;Apr2003, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p30 

    Discusses the use of upside-down telescopes for satellite and aerial photography. Monitoring of color images for any major city in the United States; Consideration of GlobeXplorer, a company that collects and distributes aerial photographs; Availability of aerial images on MapQuest; How the...

  • THE COOLEST THING SINCE GOING THERE. Tuttle, Brad // Arthur Frommer's Budget Travel (Newsweek LLC);May2007, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p54 

    The article presents information on the free software called Google Earth. According to the author, when Google Earth launched in 2005, everyone who downloaded the free software was jazzed by the three-dimensional (3-D) images that they could zoom in on and view from various angles. The Layers...

  • Satellite's-Eye View. Mone, Gregory // Popular Science;Jan2005, Vol. 266 Issue 1, p91 

    Provides information on the book "Earth From Space" from the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.

  • How Long Does A Pencil Mark Last? Turner, Jeffrey P. // Point of Beginning;Sep2015, Vol. 40 Issue 12, p40 

    A first person narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of taking online aerial photographs.

  • Date with JULIET VICTOR. O'LEARY, MICHAEL // Warbirds International;Dec2016, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p6 

    The article relates the experience of the author of his taking aerial photographs of aircraft in the 1960s, including that of the aircraft Juliet Victor (JV) during flight, and these photographs became some of first aerial photography of the new Warbird Movement.

  • Landsat TM images in mapping of semi-natural grasslands and analysing of habitat pattern in an agricultural landscape in south-west Finland. Toivonen, Tuuli; Luoto, Miska // Fennia;2003, Vol. 181 Issue 1, p49 

    Decision-making in land-use and conservation planning requires relevant and good quality information over wide areas, collected in a cost-efficient manner. This study focuses on the use of medium-resolution satellite imagery in landscape level studies of habitat pattern, particularly in...

  • A view from the top. Wilson, Keith // Geographical (Geographical Magazine Ltd.);Dec2005, Vol. 77 Issue 12, p93 

    This article provides tips on the aerial photography of landscapes and natural scenes. It is necessary to use a vibration-reduction or image-stabilisng lenses to counter any movement or vibration when shooting from a helicopter. It is also advisable to use pocket-sized accessories with small...

  • Airborne archeology. Morris, Craig // Natural History;Dec95, Vol. 104 Issue 12, p70 

    Discusses the use of airplanes and satellites in archeological research. Consideration of the work of artist-photographer Marilyn Bridges; Photographs of culturally modified landscapes; Documentation of Andean landforms, archeological sites, and ancient terracing and irrigations systems in Peru...

  • Spy's-Eye View. Fallows, James // Atlantic;Mar2006, Vol. 297 Issue 2, p140 

    The article provides information on the developments in satellite imaging technology and focuses on the Google Earth program from Google Inc. According to the article, the addictive nature of the Google Earth stems from three elements, including the set of satellite and aerial photos of the...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics