Case study: Shashin Kagaku – Geoscience division
Media / Broadcast solutions

  • Japan

Specialized in imagery processing and geodata distribution, the division Geoscience of the Japanese company Shashin Kagaku is also active in the media and broadcast industry. Geoscience distributes SpaceWalk graphic production tool, entirely based on satellite imagery and elevation data. This tool is aimed at the media and broadcast industry, and particularly TV companies.

SpaceWalk solution is perfect to create still or moving maps with imagery backdrop, 3D effect or additional vector information, matching the client’s visual identity.

The partnership with Geoscience

Geoscience has selected PlanetSAT Global global imagery base map for SpaceWalk solution. The visual quality of PlanetSAT 15 imagery is perfect to create highly realistic 2D and 3D animations.

Geoscience benefits from regular updates of PlanetSAT 15 global imagery base map. For PlanetSAT 15 version 4.2, we have updated more than 270 urban areas across the world and upgraded large territories with cloudless imagery. Using up-to-date imagery is crucial for the media and broadcast industry. PlanetSAT 15 imagery regular updates give a true competitive advantage to SpaceWalk solution.

All major media in Japan use SpaceWalk solution and PlanetSAT 15 imagery.

Customer references: NHK, TV Asahi, TV Fuji, TBS, Yomiuri TV, Chubu-Nippon TV, Tokai TV, Mainichi TV, Kyushu TV, etc.

New : PlanetSAT 2.5 satellite imagery is now embedded in SpaceWalk solution

PlanetObserver service +

Customized products

Delivery of imagery files adapted to client’s technical requirements


Regular updates of PlanetSAT imagery base maps

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