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Six best drones for anyone looking to get airborne

Six best drones for anyone looking to get airborne

The era of drones is upon us, but how to you pick the right flyer? For the most part, your options range from tiny, cheap, radio-controlled quadcopters that can buzz around your backyard to full-fledged drones equipped with high-quality cameras and and flight distances measured in miles. Before you get started, you’ll also want to familiarize yourself with the FAA’s ...

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Better Field Management with ENVI Analytics and UAS Data Fusion

Better Field Management with ENVI Analytics and UAS Data Fusion | Webinar

How are you using your UAS data? If you’re stuck somewhere between collecting the data and getting insights to solve problems, then this webinar is for you! You’ll see how our automated tools and proven analytics for data fusion can provide the actionable information needed to meet business goals. We’ll step through a sample agricultural project that goes from UAS ...

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Best of 2016 – Hyperlapse & Drone

Best of 2016 – Hyperlapse & Drone [4K]

  ► Hardware : – DJI Inspire X5 – DJI Phantom 3 Pro with Mars Lite & Mayday Board – DJI Phantom 4 – TBS Discovery Pro with custom GoPro 4 lens – Polar Pro Filters – Dynamic Perception Stage One & Stage R with NMX controller – Panasonic GH4, Lumix 12-35 f/2.8, Canon FD 50mm f/1.4 – Canon 6D, ...

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OpenDroneMap Revisited – and the Results are Impressive

OpenDroneMap Revisited – and the Results are Impressive

I had previously covered an older version of OpenDroneMap for my open source aerial mapping workflow. Just recently version 0.2 was announced and I decided to give it a try. This video demonstrates the process of setting up OpenDroneMap in a Docker container. This was done from my MacBook Pro but should work from any Docker install. The base image ...

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Drone Quarry Survey – Point Cloud Fly-Through

Drone Quarry Survey – Point Cloud Fly-Through

This point cloud fly-through video showcases data from an Irish quarry survey, carried out Aidan O’Connor of ASM Ireland (http://ift.tt/2gnsSlf). Hear Aidan discuss his drone surveying work in our exclusive Drone Surveying 101 webinar here: http://ift.tt/2h6hJ6y (The fly-through animation above was generated using Pix4D Mapper software.)

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