Chesterfield, MO

About Me:

UAS Mapper and Consultant Assistant Professor of UAS @ Southeast Missouri State

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Love to map with UAS and LOVE to teach!


St. Louis, MO USA

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Jim Peterson commented on Walter Volkmann's blog post HOW ACCURATE ARE YOUR MAPS AND MODELS?
"As always, very nice work Walter! "
Apr 14, 2018
Jim Peterson replied to Steven McAdam's discussion Power Module Backup?
"Just curious to see how users of Batshare are doing.  It looks like EXACTLY what i need!  Does it really work?    I love my pixhawk and Mission Planner, but I lost two BIG BIRDS a few years ago because of a single cell going down in flight.  I would…"
Mar 9, 2018
Jim Peterson posted a discussion
As most of you, I can create my own terrain data from a flight with my UAS and computer vision software.  I would like to use that data to fly my UAS at a constant height (distance) above the ground level in Mission Planner... say I want to fly at…
Feb 19, 2016
Jim Peterson replied to Scott Eveld's discussion Planimetric software for large point clouds
"You can't beat Global Mapper.  It only needs a few more functions to be just about complete.  If you really want to deal with the point clouds in Autcad, you might try Carlson Software at carlsonsw.com.  They have a point cloud module that is…"
Jan 20, 2016
Jim Peterson commented on Justin M's blog post FLIR introduce new thermal camera Vue Pro
"The Flir website still says "Future Mavlink compatible".  Does anyone know when it "WILL BE COMPATIBLE"? "
Jan 20, 2016
Jim Peterson replied to iskess's discussion Creating a dedicated camera photo logger with IMU, GPS, and trigger sensor.
"I see there hasn't been any discussions for a while.  How is this project going?  I would love to see this.  Did the script from Gerard solve the problem? 

I also have another questions.  I'm running a Flytron sLED v2 IR trigger from the PIXHAWK…"
May 14, 2015