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QGIS By Example by Daria Svidzinska, Alexander Bruy

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Step 5 – finding scenic points

Now, we should go through all the observation points and corresponding coverages, adjust their visualization options, and select the point (or points) that provides the best view of the area of interest.

First of all, we need to enumerate the points properly in order to be able to distinguish between them. Follow these steps to do so:

  1. Select Open Attribute Table from the observ_points by right-clicking on the contextual shortcut, or click on the correspondent button Step 5 – finding scenic points from the Attributes toolbar.
  2. Select Open Field calculator from the table toolbar or use the Ctrl + I keyboard shortcut.
  3. In the Field calculator dialog ...

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