Draping an image over topography in Basemap

I had just been looking into this myself.

My starting point would be this example:


but instead of the hard-coded ‘10’ as the z values in plot_surface, put in whatever data or function of x and y that you want. Using x+y seemed to do what I expected. Is that what you’re looking for?


On Wed, Jun 11, 2014 at 2:40 PM, Hearne, Mike <mhearne@…924…> wrote:

Is it possible to drape an image over a topography dataset? One example, from a package called GMT, is here:


If so, does anyone have a sample of how this would be accomplished?



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