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.
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.
How Do You Pitch Your Drone Services to a Construction Company?
I have an opportunity to fly a construction site for some contacts I know, but I have no idea what to charge. Can you give me some direction?
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How the Smallest Variables Can Have a Huge Effect on Mapping - Interview with Pix4D
How to Set Ground Control Points for Greater Accuracy in UAV Mapping
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...
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....
DJI Phantom 4 RTK – All You Need to Know About This Surveying and Mapping Powerhouse
After the extremely successful launch of the Mavic 2, drone pilots were eagerly waiting to get their hands on the Phantom 5. In the midst of all this, DJI sprung another surprise by launching the DJI Phantom 4 RTK. Like all DJI offerings, the Phantom 4...
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,...
Drone Pilot Field Kit
This "kit" is an important & helpful "tool" for any serious drone pilot as it contains documents best suited for handling questions & concerns raised by others not familiar with drone legalities. You should keep a copy of this on you at all times...
US Drone Laws by State
If you are in the United States and are unsure of the laws for each State then this is where you need to look. Know the variance in laws from State to State before you assume they are similar. You know what assuming does...don't be that person.