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Phase One Industrial Releases iX Capture 3.0 Software for Aerial Photography

Phase One Industrial, a leading manufacturer of medium format aerial photography equipment and software solutions, today released Phase One iX Capture 3.0. This capture, control and RAW conversion processing software was designed specifically for use with Phase One Industrial aerial cameras. Engineered to support easy control of all essential camera

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Altair 818 Hornet Drone Review

Overview: The Altair 818 Hornet is an excellent upgraded version of the company’s original drone. It’s still very beginner-friendly thanks to multiple speed modes, headless steering and the ability to hold altitude. However, it also has much better utility for photography and videography thanks to a long battery life and

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Global Mapper LiDAR Module v.19 Now Available with Pixels-to-Points™ Tool for Photogrammetric Point Cloud Creation

Blue Marble Geographics is pleased to announce the release of version 19 of the Global Mapper LiDAR Module. This comprehensive point cloud processing tool introduces a powerful new function for creating a 3D point cloud from an array of overlapping images. Ideally suited for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) operators, this

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SimActive Introduces New Technology for True Orthos

SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of photogrammetry software,has announced Correlator3D version 7.1 with revolutionary technology for true orthos. Users can now automatically generate enhanced true orthomosaics through a technological breakthrough that significantly minimizes artifacts. This major release successfully addresses the industry-wide challenges of generating true orthophotos without artifacts, such as

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Full automation for 3D spatial analysis that support i-Construction and public surveying in Japan

Pix4D is partnering with Kokusai Kogyo Corporation (KKC)—the leading geospatial consulting company in Japan–to deliver a i-Construction-compliant drone mapping and photogrammetry solution for the Japanese market. i-Construction is a set of government-defined regulations to govern the collection and processing of drone data. In August 2016, KKC released a 3D geospatial

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5 Best Drone Toys Review [Holidays 2017]

Drones are popular today more than ever. They are used in warfare to drop bombs on insurgents in hostile countries; they also find use in aid delivery, photography and recreation. But what are drones? Strictly speaking, a drone is an unmanned flying vehicle. Apart from science, commercial and military use,

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SoldByAir – Part 107 operator Chester County PA

Do you consider yourself a free spirit and adventurous person? Does the thought of flying drones for money excite you? We are looking for a drone operator in the Chester County PA area. Your main task will be taking aerial photos and/or video of properties that are listed for sale

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Aerial Photography – Getting Started Guide

Many drone pilots will begin the process of moving from just flying drones to flying drones with some purpose, and there are two directions you can go. For sports and enjoyment, many will head toward drone racing, while others will want to document their flight through photography or videos. We

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Great Camera Drones, Our Top Eight

A guide for the aerial photographer and videographer
by Team PhotoDrone

It‘s no secret that rotor drones and aerial-camera systems are a match made in heaven. With the increasing quality of cameras and downlink video links and the amazing developments in flight controller and stabilization systems, getting those exciting bird’s-eye-view images is

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Hobbico Flitt Flying Camera

From Hobbico:
The Flitt flying camera and app are like having your own personal red carpet photographer on demand all day every day. It’s small, innovative, and designed for fun. Optical positioning delivers stable pics indoors or out. Plus, Flitt is equipped with three flight modes to tailor

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DJI, British Journal of Photography, and Guardian Photographer Search for the Dream Aerial Image Project

DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, in partnership with British Journal of Photography, has launched the DJI Drone Photography Award. The award has been created to find two photography projects that explore the creative possibilities offered by drones and their aerial capabilities. “The most exciting

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Marketing Specialist – Pix4D North America, San Francisco, USA

We are looking for a talented marketing specialist with excellent communication skills to join our growing team in San Francisco. Pix4D develops drone mapping / 3D scanning (photogrammetry) software. We provide solutions that enable tens of thousands of professionals around the world to process, visualize, assess and edit their own

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SimActive Automates Direct Geo-Referencing

SimActive Inc., a developer of photogrammetry software, has announced an automated solution for direct geo-referencing from real-time kinematic (RTK) positioning. Within the new workflow feature, users can easily get high accuracy in projects without the use of ground control points (GCP), saving considerable time in collecting and processing data. Martin

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VTOL ​Drone ​Company ​Wingtra ​Announces ​Partnership ​With Photogrammetry ​Giant ​Pix4D

In a welcome move for professional drone users, VTOL drone company Wingtra announced its official partnership with Pix4D. With WingtraOne, Wingtra’s main product, fast emerging as an industry favorite for aerial data collection, this partnership with Pix4D aims to augment its status with a full end-to-end solution including 2D map

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Getting started in drones

Today’s multirotors have evolved into amazing “very smart” aircraft, and they have a lot to offer. Whether you are just looking to try something new, get some really cool digital aerial photos and video, or want to experience the excitement of drone racing, there are plenty of choices available. Let’s

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Kenyan Government Mapping Mines with Correlator3D

SimActive Inc., a developer of photogrammetry software, has announced that the Directorate of Resource Surveys & Remote Sensing (DRSRS) under the Ministry of Mining in Kenya is using Correlator3D for extensive mapping of mining activities. The software generates orthomosaics, contour lines, and digital terrain models of fluorspar mines in the

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From Polar Bears to Whale snot, Intel® Pushes the Boundaries of Wildlife Research with Drone and Artificial Intelligence

Today, on World Animal Day, Intel innovation reaches new heights in science exploration, with the announcement of two successful wildlife research expeditions, powered by Intel artificial intelligence (AI) and drone technologies. In two separate collaborations with a wildlife photographer and conservationist, and nonprofit organizations Parley for the Oceans and Ocean

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Call for research proposals for SPIE Defense and Commercial Sensing 2018

Proposals for research reports in sensors, infrared (IR) technology, laser systems, spectral imaging, radar, LiDAR, and other topics are being accepted through 9 October by organizers of SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing 2018, the leading global sensing, imaging, and photonics technologies event. Sponsored by SPIE, the international society for optics

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Delair launches UX11 UAS

Delair launched a new next-generation UAS for survey-grade photogrammetric mapping, called the UX11, on 26 September. The UX11 is a small, fixed-wing UAS that combines …

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NCDOT Hosts Drone Workshop in Wilmington

Third in a Series of Workshops Geared Towards Government and Commercial Operators WILMINGTON – Drones are good for more than just photography and racing, so the N.C. Department of Transportation wants to help educate local agencies and businesses on some of those potential practical applications. A capacity crowd was

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Delair’s New Large-Area Mapping Drone

DELAIR introduced its next-generation professional unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for survey-grade photogrammetric mapping, the UX11, at INTERGEO 2017 on September 26th in Berlin, Germany. This small fixed-wing UAV combines a powerful integrated onboard system, industry-grade sensors, limitless communication range and PPK centimeter-level positioning. The UX11 carries enough onboard computing power

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Powered by Pix4D—Get ready to join commercial drone industry players like Esri, Intel(R) Insight Platform, & 3DR

Build your own drone-based data applications—Pix4D launches Enterprise Solutions at INTERGEO 2017 Want to integrate drone mapping in your operations and build your own drone-based data applications? Now you can–by using our Pix4D photogrammetry engine to create high-quality 2D maps and 3D models even more quickly from images. Pix4Dengine lets

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DELAIR Unveils New Large-area Mapping Drone Featuring 3G/4G Communications and Onboard Processing Capabilities

Aerial intelligence is redefined by the UX11 with unlimited communication range, the highest resolution imagery in its class at 400 feet altitude, and a fully-integrated camera which enables advanced in-flight data processing. DELAIR, world leader in commercial drones, will introduce its next-generation professional unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for survey-grade photogrammetric

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