Hi, I’m Max Dietrich, Geospatial Developer, author and cyclist from Rosenheim, Germany.
I' am also a proud member of the IndieWeb community. I've been tracking my location since 2021. Read more.

  1. How to create a Mapnik stylesheet for displaying any data from PostgreSQL/PostGIS

    In this article i want to show you how you can build your own Mapnik stylesheet for displaying any data from PostgreSQL/PostGIS. The Mapnik Stylesheet XML can be used for a tile-server with your custom style. Continue reading...
  2. If you are curious how you can get OpenLayers 6 working with functional and/or class components in React you can have a look at these two examples i created.

    React with functional components

    React with class components

  3. Playing with Copernicus DEM and #blender: Shaded relief map of the alps.


    #gischat #gis #geospatial #dataviz #opensource #maps #geoshare

  4. Tutorials for making 3D-looking maps with Blender and QGIS


    This guide will help you prepare DEM data using QGIS in order to render 3D looking shaded-relief maps in Blender.

  5. How i constantly track my location and display a web-map with all the locations

    Inspired by Aaron Parecki and who he has been tracking his location since 2008 with an iPhone app and a server side tracking API i decided to go for a similar approach. I wanted to track my position constantly with my Android smartphone and use the data to display a map with all locations i have ever been to. Continue reading...