Montreal Metropolitan Community Orthophotos

The Montreal Metropolitan Community Orthophotos / Orthophotographies de la Communauté métropolitaine de Montréal, are produced by the Communauté métropolitaine de Montréal. These orthophotos are digitally enhanced and georeferenced aerial photography, can be viewed using imaging software such as Adobe Photoshop, and can be used for cartographic purposes in GIS software such as ArcGIS.

Sample image of 2005 orthophoto, Arts Building, McGill University.

Area Downtown Montreal & Macdonald Campus Montreal Metropolitan Area Mont-St-Hillaire, Mont-Royal, & Macdonald Campus
Date April 2005 April 23 to May 7 2007 June 14, 23, 26 2007
Image Pixel Size 11 cm 12.5 cm 30 cm
Projection Modified Transverse Mercator
Datum NAD 83
Number of Image Files 62 2380 18
Suggested Software ArcGIS or Adobe Photoshop ArcGIS or Adobe Photoshop with ECW Plug-Ins ArcGIS or Adobe Photoshop with ECW Plug-Ins
Index Map Orthophotos of Downtown Montreal 1:8000

Orthophotos of Macdonald Campus and surroundings 1:8000

Orthophotos Index 2007 1:8000 - Downtown Montreal Area

(Please click to open the individual index map for a specific area to find the data file codes. In addition, the interactive map index is only available on Campus or via McGill VPN.)

CMM Orthophoto Index 2007 1:15000
Access Members of the McGill Community can obtain copies of the data by filling out the Geospatial Data Request Form . Please list desired orthophoto images [Example: 298-5040], year, and scale (Example:1:15,000].


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