How to convert Scanned Images into vector CAD Geometry

How to convert Scanned Images into vector CAD Geometry
This demo will show you how to convert your scanned images into 100% accurate AutoCAD Vectors without having to spend hours painfully tracing or redrawing your images.

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Reply by Arnel M. Domag on April 25, 2015 at 7:20pm

Applications like Rasterex RxHighlight and Autodesk AutoCAD Raster Design are good products in dealing with raster to vector conversion process.

Reply by Arnel M. Domag on April 25, 2015 at 7:16pm

In survey/mapping application, raster to vector conversion shall be done with great deal of coordinate transformation. This is georeferencing in GIS terms.

In many instances, the sample raster object shall be non-linearly stretched or skewed to match sufficient graphical or logical control points using rubbersheeting technique. Raster to vector conversion work shall follow after rubbersheeting is effectively accomplished.

Reply by Arnel M. Domag on April 25, 2015 at 7:03pm

In my own opinion, raster to vector conversion is a methodology used to create vector model of sample raster object. Of course, the idea is to promote editability as well as sustainability.

As we know, vectors are mathematically bound objects. Vectors that you see in your computer screen are simply graphical representation of mathematical models. This guarantees editability as well as sustainability.

Reply by Oseghale Saturday Ehianeta on January 23, 2014 at 5:08am

converting scanned image to vector cad geometry is still a limbo to me, can some one clarify this to me in simple text how this can be accomplish ?

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