Wanjohi Kibui

A GIS user with interests in web and desktop systems development, FOSS advocate, trainer and mentor. Lives in Nairobi but finds adventure in travelling. The "Life in GIS" phrase is as a result of the many told and untold stories in the Geospatial realm.
3D visualization of Data in QGIS

3D visualization of Data in QGIS

Well, this is a topic that I have always wanted to write about but have been a little bit reluctant.I think this has been attributed to the fact that I didn’t find people who wanted to use this feature.Last week, I found someone who really wanted this in their project.Here is the thing, if you…

Begin  developing in GIS
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Begin developing in GIS

    For the last few weeks, I have been putting together some ideas that I gathered from different environments when interacting with people in GIS.We are talking and implementing GIS in our daily tasks either in office, fields and even education centers.With the modern day innovation and technology, we ought to keep our levels of…

Using QGIS Layer Styles in GeoServer

Using QGIS Layer Styles in GeoServer

GeoServer provides us with the functionality of styling our layers to match our preferences. However, many are the times that many GeoServer users face problems while publishing their layers. Styling in GeoServer should be an easy task when doing web applications or publishing your GIS layers via GeoServer. Today, I will focus on how to…

9 essential GIS skills

9 essential GIS skills

A GIS automates creating, analyzing, manipulating, storing , querying and retrieval of spatial data for users. However, there are various essential skills that a user should have to utilize the capabilities of a GIS with ease and produce quality products within the stipulated period of time and cost. GIS Data management          Data management is…