Shooting & Mapping Construction Sites
The construction industry is the largest employer of drone services. From pre-construction to project closeout, drone uses can help save time and cost across the entire construction life cycle. In this exhaustive course, we discuss some BEST practices which can help YOU fly a construction mission safely and accurately. What is the #1 focus on a construction site? You will also learn about hardware and software requirements, GCP's and client deliverables. Watch this to get started in the construction industry.
Cell Tower Mapping
Cell Tower Mapping is a lucrative but complicated field. In this class, we show you how to accurately map a vertical structure without compromising on safety. Learn about photogrammetry basics, hardware and software requirements, industry legalities, data processing and much more from the best in the industry. This class is loaded with Tips and Tricks guaranteed to give you the competitive advantage.
Ready to acquire great data for drone mapping and modeling? Join Doug La Farge and Paul Aitken as they go into all the details you need to know by using an actual project they are working on. This includes acquisition strategies for mapping complex objects, how to get better detail, accuracy, and facade detail, how to map large areas, how to use multiple flight paths to acquire higher quality maps, and how to process it all from start to finish. This class is loaded, so check it out to get your competitive advantage.
Mapping with Drones 101
Don't let the '101' fool you. This thorough course will get you well on your way to starting or growing a mapping aspect to your business. The solutions are almost limited as it relates to mapping. So we've asked a mapping expert to create this for you so you'll know all you need to get going.
This is a high level overview of things to consider & know if you’re interested in mapping. It will at least give you a “taste” of what mapping is like and can do in this fast-evolving niche.
Can You Use DJI's M600 with DSLR for UAV Mapping?
Should You Use the DJI CrystalSky for UAV Mapping?
Can I Get Accurate UAV Mapping Data by Using Plywood Ground Control Points (GCP's)?
Systems, Equipment and Applications Necessary for Producing Survey Grade Accuracy in UAV Mapping
How lucrative is the drone mapping business?
Can a licensed surveyor make more money from drone mapping?
Can I Bootstrap a Drone Mapping Business?
Can I Use Desktop for Drone Mapping in Agriculture?
How Drone Mapping Can Help Crime Scene Investigations and What to Look for
How to Acquire and Process Data for Greater Accuracy in 3D Drone Mapping
What Are the Ideal Conditions for 3D Drone Mapping?
What Are the Alternatives for Interior 3D Drone Mapping and Modeling?
International LiDAR Mapping Forum
What are the best mapping apps and data platforms?
Is the DJI X7 useful for mapping and modeling?
Is there a more affordable mapping software than Pix4D?
Why didn't we use the Yuneec H520 to shoot our mapping course?
Which is a better modeling platform--DroneDeploy or Pix4D?
Can You Use a Zoom Lens When Processing Data with Pix4D?
Can You Build Better Maps and Models Using Yuneec H520 and Pix4D?
How the Smallest Variables Can Have a Huge Effect on Mapping - Interview with Pix4D
Can I Use Maps Made Easy Instead of Pix4D for Acquiring and Processing Data?
DroneDeploy Is Easier to Use. Why Should I Go for Pix4D?
Drone U Partners with Pix4D for Accident Reconstruction Training hosted by the NTSB
How 3D Mapping Is Redefining Accident Reconstruction
In this blog post, I have a look at field of accident reconstruction. What are the various parameters that accident scientists look at? What is the science behind accident reconstruction? We also discuss if data produced by drones is comparable to that...
How to Select the Right Mapping Application for Your Drone Business
Mapping and modelling is a lucrative sector for drone pilots. Along with good mapping skills you MUST learn how to provide a killer client deliverable. So, how do you generate useful and actionable maps? That is right - by choosing the right mapping...
Drone U In-Person Mapping Instruction: A Comprehensive Course on Mapping and Modeling with sUAS
The trend of utilizing small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS) for mapping and modeling of real world features is on the rise. This technology is being integrated across a vast number of commercial/industrial sectors. As integration becomes more prolific,...
How to Make Data Driven Decisions in Agricultural Drone Mapping
Understanding NDVI Mapping, False NDVI and Importance of Radiometrically Calibrated Data…. World population is expected to touch a mammoth 9 billion by 2050. This rise in population means that we have to look for newer and more efficient ways to feed...
DJI P 4 Pro vs. Yuneec H520 - Which Is the Better Drone for UAV Mapping?
The first impression – Is the Yuneec H520 a good option for UAV mapping? The Yuneec H520 is an imposing bird. Sporting striking colors (orange and black), and dimensions of 520 x 455 x 295 mm, the Yuneec H520 certainly makes quite an impression....