Distance between a shapefile point and  a raster cells

Discussion created by Dagbanbia on Nov 10, 2012
Latest reply on Feb 4, 2014 by kmpeck

I am having a problem of writing a python script to calculate a distance between a shapefile and the individual cells of a raster file. i converted the raster file to points by using raster to points and then loop through but it takes so much time. i am wondering if there is any alternative.