Check out this post by Underdark about two sets of new QGIS symbol packages with series of simple fill symbols based on ColorBrewer. Create work!
Style manager (QGIS 1.9) with the series with 7 diverging classes, based on ColorBrewer
This post is a follow up on an earlier post where I described how to use a column with RGB values in an (attribute) table to create mapping symbols for QGIS.
The next step is to create the qml legend file. Continue reading
I have a large number of GRASS vector layers with in the attribute table a RGB column defining the colours of the corresponding mapping units. Unfortunately, unlike GRASS, QGIS does not offer the option to to set colours from an RGB column. The feature has been requested before, but it isn’t implemented (yet).
Edit: Since writing of this post, the feature has been implemented; see this post and this post on gis.stackexchange.com
As an alternative, I want to create a R script that takes the RGB values from the attribute tables and uses this to create a QGIS style file (qml file). Continue reading
The option to “Embed layers and groups” is a nice new feature in QGIS (upcoming version 1.8). I hadn’t spotted it, but it was mentioned on the QGIS forum (always a valuable source of information). Continue reading