Advanced Mapping Resources
If you are a serious Drone Mapper looking for some advanced training on providing stand out deliverables to clients then this is your playground. This course will cover everything from fixing floating ground control points, cleaning up point clouds, delivering sketchfab models and .shp files & much more.
In this aptly titled "comprehensive" course, we deep dive into all things drone mapping from acquisition, to processing, to delivery. Whether you want to use mapping for construction, tower inspection, volumetric work, or Hollywood productions, we will show you from personal experience, testing, trial, error, and success how to map complex objects, structures, and large areas. You’ll also learn how to process the vast amount of data collected so you can process and deliver amazing, lifelike models. This is THE drone mapping course you’ve been looking for.
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.
How to Complete Your First Drone Mapping Project
In this blog post, we share 4 steps for completing your first drone mapping project. We discuss 1) Drone Education 2) Mapping Drones 3) Applications & 4) Accessories Steps for Executing your First Drone Mapping Project (Click to Jump) Learn...
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...
Drone U's Accident Mapping Class with Pix4D and NTSB
Accident Scene Reconstruction using drone mapping adds another level of sophistication to an already complex and incredibly nuanced field. When legal decisions are being made based off your drone data, there is no room for any errors. We, at Drone U...
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...