Mapper since: February 25, 2010 | Contributor terms: Accepted almost 3 years ago

Back in the day I did a fair bit of mapping around Sydney, mostly by combining NearMap imagery with on the ground surveys.

The whole ODBL licensing, contributor terms, removal of existing data and disruption of the local contributor community, lead to me stopping contributing to data and I instead focused on

However now I don't really contribute to either project because I see a lot of duplicated work which has arisen from these projects continuing independently.

I offer OSM consultancy services if you are interested in commercial support.

I have an online presence at