Today’s episode is all about drones for real estate mapping. Hernandez in the Philippines called in to ask how he should price his real estate mapping services and what equipment he should use. We also discuss the deliverables you’ll want to provide for your clients and where the real estate mapping field is headed. Additionally, we talk about the best drones and software for real estate mapping.
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Thanks for the question Hernandez! Fly safe!
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[02:33] Paul and Rob provide some details about the new Drone U membership
[07:45] Today’s question discusses the equipment that you should ideally use while on a mapping mission
[09:50] Can using a systematic acquisition plan help me further improve existing mapping data?
[10:20] What drone should I be using for mapping?
[10:41] Find out why, in spite of the X5s lens, the Inspire 1 and Inspire 2 are not suitable for mapping
[12:11] Why is the Phantom 4 Pro the best drone for mapping?
[14:01] Paul discusses the various challenges that you can possibly encounter while on a mapping mission
[15:25] Do you need a surveyor’s license to prepare and interpret a map?
[17:07] Do you need a surveyor’s license to do a volumetric measurement of stockpiles?
[21:00] Is the Phantom 4 Pro suited for subject tracking
[21:12] Are there any data acquisition applications that can be used on mapping missions?
[21:44] Are there any programs available that will help me fly autonomously while on a mapping mission?
[22:06] What are some of the advantages of using the “Maps Made Easy” web application?
[22:51] Comparing the pros and cons of “Maps Made Easy” and “Pix4D mapper”
[23:07] Is there any good application for mapping orbits apart from DJI Go 4?
[23:34] What equipment do you need to carry on a mapping mission? Find out why the Drone U landing pads a great value proposition