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.
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The DJI Phantom 4 is a slick, feature-packed drone. People say it’s the drone that anybody can fly, the quadcopter that you just can’t crash. Let me be painfully clear about two things: Not everyone can fly the Phantom 4 It’s pretty dang...
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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.