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how to display an .tif image on RVIZ

asked 2013-06-04 23:26:26 -0500

MiguelRobPinto gravatar image


How can I display an .tif image on RVIZ. I want to display a google map image (already downloaded) about the operation scenario.

Thanks in advance

Miguel Pinto

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answered 2013-06-05 01:26:58 -0500

I am not sure how to directly visualize a .tif image in rviz but a solution that comes into my mind is that you can read image using openCV and publish it on a topic using cv_bridge.

Hope this helps..

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answered 2013-06-05 10:46:56 -0500

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Take a look here:

I asked this same question a few months ago. No one seems to have a solution just yet, but people are working on various mapping solutions for ROS.

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i have found a solution to display tiff image, that is to use some external image software that is compatible with RVIZ. please find one online. this maybe the way out.

lilylily gravatar image lilylily  ( 2014-03-03 16:22:24 -0500 )edit

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