UAV

Photogrammetric cartographic software and senseFly drone

Photogrammetric cartographic software and senseFly drone

A journey in a project development with APS and senseFly eBee. The project steps are subdivided into – Flight planning – In field data acquisition – Data post processing. The project shown in this video is focused on Montecchio Vesponi medieval castle survey.

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Drone no-fly zone in California

Drone no-fly zone in California

California lawmakers have sided with privacy advocates to pass a bill that bans drones from flying lower than 350 feet over private property. The bill, once signed by Governor Jerry Brown, will create a no-fly zone in the state. The Bill will make flying a UAV over private property below 350 feet without the consent of the owner or tenant ...

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Phoenix Aerial UAV LiDAR Mapping System Overview

Phoenix Aerial UAV LiDAR Mapping System Overview

This video is an overview of the Phoenix Aerial AL3-16 LiDAR Mapping system. The AL3-16 can be mounted on any UAV that can lift 2.5kgs. In this video, a DJI S1000 is used and for the demonstration, we flew over an over an open pit. You can see how quickly we generate a dense pointcloud. You’ll also see how LiDAR ...

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UAV Mapping Post Processing Tutorial

UAV Mapping Post Processing Tutorial

This tutorial shows you how to orthorectify your UAV aerial imagery and generate 3D point clouds. All software used is freely available for non-commercial use. The software covered in this video are Changchang Wu’s VisualSFM (http://homes.cs.washington.edu/~ccwu/…) and Yasutaka Furukawa’s CMVS (http://www.di.ens.fr/cmvs/). A zip file containing the software preconfigured for use as described in the video tutorial can be found here: ...

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Air Traffic Control for Drones Built at Hack Reactor’s Coding School Using PostGIS & MapBox

Air Traffic Control for Drones Built at Hack Reactor’s Coding School Using PostGIS & MapBox

Software Engineers Liz Portnoy, Dennis Lin, David Raleigh & Arthur Chan built an airspace authorization service and real time drone traffic control system during their last three weeks at Hack Reactor. Drone Pass utilizes a tech stack of PostgresSQL, MapBox, Leaflet, MySQL, Bootstrap, Knex.js, Bookshelf.js, Node.js/Express.js, Angular.js, Mocha, Socket.io, QGIS and Docco. Watch them present to potential employers at a ...

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UAV Photogrammetry of Newborough Dune Remobilisation Works

UAV Photogrammetry of Newborough Dune Remobilisation Works

UAV monitoring of large scale environmental projects, utilising photogrammetry as a tool. This is a collaborative monitoring and technological advancement project between SEACAMS (Bangor) and DTM Technologies (www.dtm-tech.co.uk). This is a video showing the sand dune remobilisation project at Newborough on Anglesey. The data seen in this video are the results from two UAV photogrammetry surveys flown before the commencement ...

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Developing an Aerial Image Workflow for UAVs

Developing an Aerial Image Workflow for UAVs

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) promise better, cheaper and more frequent data collection. Whether you are already using a drone or are considering one, join LizardTech to learn what to do with your collected image data. We’ll provide an overview of the image processing workflow and discuss options for image storage and delivery. In this webinar you will learn: • Basics ...

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The new fully integrated RiCOPTER UAV in flight!

The new fully integrated RiCOPTER UAV in flight!

RiCOPTER, RIEGL’s ready to fly remotely piloted airborne laser scanning system (equipped with the survey grade VUX-1 LiDAR sensor), was unveiled at Intergeo in Berlin last week with great excitement! RiCOPTER is a high-performance UAV which can be equipped with the RIEGL VUX-1 survey-grade LiDAR sensor to offer a fully integrated turnkey solution and marks the first complete UAS LiDAR ...

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