FirstLook

Accelerate your crisis response.

Be the first to see how a crisis is unfolding with our online subscription service for emergency management. You get fast web-based access to pre-event and post-event imagery plus updates as our constellation continues to collect data on a priority basis. Share imagery of on-ground conditions anywhere, anytime, on desktops or mobile devices. Know evolving conditions and make informed decisions quickly.

Accelerate your crisis response.

Be the first to see how a crisis is unfolding with our online subscription service for emergency management. You get fast web-based access to pre-event and post-event imagery plus updates as our constellation continues to collect data on a priority basis. Share imagery of on-ground conditions anywhere, anytime, on desktops or mobile devices. Know evolving conditions and make informed decisions quickly.

Get the complete picture

Our archive of billions of square kilometers lets you see the area before the crisis event took place.

Priority satellite tasking delivers the most up-to-date imagery.

Add a crowdsourcing layer to provide insight and expedite decision-making.

Monitor world events

Use the slider to see access routes and pitch-points in the aftermath of Typhoon Hayden

First
responders

Whether it's a flood or fire, an earthquake or explosion, every minute counts. With FirstLook, you know on-ground conditions fast for a rapid, informed response.

Insurance
companies

You can't control Mother Nature, but you can control your response. FirstLook lets insurance companies understand exposure and service clients faster.

Click through the timeline to view how the Syrian refugee camp grew over time

Defense and
intelligence

FirstLook enables decision-makers to gather actionable information about rapidly evolving events. Geospatial data informs military strategy to protect assets around the globe.

See the ways you can use FirstLook

Mitigate the impact of disasters before they happen

See how

Unfortunately, natural and man-made disasters are inevitable.

Often times communities are under-prepared to properly react when disasters happen, leaving citizens stranded without basic resources.

Drag the slider to see before and after imagery of Hurricane Katrina collected by DigitalGlobe.

Before
After

DigitalGlobe's satellite imagery and elevation technologies allow you to map evacuation routes and areas of importance as well as increase environmental awareness.

Click below to toggle damage assessment layers over the city of Tacloban in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.

Rebuild and restore livelihood after natural disasters and civil conflicts

See how

We live in a changing and, at times, a dangerous world.

Years of civil unrest and extreme weather can ravage a country's infrastructure, resulting in limited access to basic needs and services.

High-resolution satellite imagery provides you with monitoring and evaluation capabilities in order to demonstrate the result of both action and inaction.

Toggle the options below to see the growth of Kenyan refugee camps over the span of their civil war.

Situational monitoring for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance

See how

When it comes to areas of conflict, the more information you have at your disposal the better.

Even with all of the data-gathering techniques employed by intelligence agencies, information gaps persist.

Satellite imagery in conjunction with other intelligence sources can provide a more well-rounded and clearer picture of what is happening around you.

Use the toggle to see before and after the Sana'a Airport attacks in Yemen.

Rapid access: desktop or mobile

Our online subscription service provides fast web-based access to event imagery. Consume, share, and collaborate via desktop, laptop, tablet, and smartphone.

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