Planet School

Relief of San Francisco, California - generated using open source software

Not sure where to begin with geospatial data? Need a hand getting started with web resources like Planet's API?

Planet School is here to help.

Planet School is aimed at data scientists, software engineers, imagery analysts, and more: anyone who is engaged in working with Earth Observation imagery and interested in learning more about basic EO and geospatial concepts.

Below you'll find a collection of self-guided tutorials with the information you need to get up to speed on tools and technology that will let you get the most out of Planet's data.

Coming Soon: Live Q&A

A live remote-friendly Q&A session will be held soon. This session will cover introductory geospatial concepts -- bring your "GIS 101" questions and get answers from Planet's own geo-experts!

Sign up today to learn more about this free web event

Planet 101

A gentle introduction to foundational concepts. New to geospatial data, or working with APIs? Start here.

Building a Toolbox

Get up and running with a collection of popular free & open-source tools for working with geospatial data

Beyond the Basics

Deeper dives into more focused topics, building on what you've already learned