Shapeburst fill styles in QGIS 2.4

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With QGIS 2.4 getting closer (only a few weeks away now) I’d like to take some time to explore an exciting new feature which will be available in the upcoming release… shapeburst fills! As a bit of background, QGIS 2.2 introduced a gradient fill style for polygons, which included linear, radial and conical gradients. While this was […]

Colour shortcuts in QGIS 2.4

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Quick poll… what’s the most frustrating thing about GIS? Fighting with colour plotters? Trying to remember GDAL command line syntax? MapInfo’s new ribbon interface* [1]? All of the above? Wrong! It’s getting a colour from here: …all the way over to here: Since the dawn of GIS humanity has struggled with this simple task* [2]. We’ve […]