We announce the release of LAStools@Linux. Please read the following instructions carefully to complete the installation. Download Download the binaries from https://downloads.rapidlasso.de/lastools.tar.gz and unzip the package. Docker script To build your environment you need to provide some dependent external libraries. We didn’t create a universal docker but share a dockerContinue Reading

Install While QGIS is probably the most popular free open-source Geographic Information System (GIS) software widely used in the geospatial industry and education, LAStools is probably the fastest and most efficient point cloud data processing software for LiDAR datasets. Therefore, it is useful to bring these powerful software components together.Continue Reading

So far, LAStools could already read PTX files. These contain a small header including a rotation/transformation matrix. LAStools read the matrix and stored it in a VLR of the LAS/LAZ result – but without using the header. Now, LAStools supports PTX import and is able to convert the data throughContinue Reading

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This tutorials should help to get an easy start into LAStools. Videos There are a lot of videos about LAStools. This is a list of the most recomended ones. LiDAR processing with LAStools in the Canary islands UNB Fredericton workshop on LiDAR Processing with LAStools LASindex – simple spatial indexingContinue Reading