"Ten thousand dollars?!?! It's just a piece of foam!"
If you've uttered those words, this post is for you.
We will not debate the value of quality or workflow simplicity contained in that $10,000. What we will do is demonstrate how to make a "cheap" consumer fixed-wing drone generate high resolution orthomosaics with a simple,…Continue
It is amazing to see how fast our industry is advancing. Reliable, repeatable data collection is no longer the challenge it once was. Through the efforts of many of you on this site, organizations are now able to start focusing on how to leverage reliable data…Continue
Well, not the wild, perhaps the most mapped place on the planet; the Berkeley Marina.
(Disclaimer: I work for Parrot. I did this on my own time, and for my own knowledge and confidence in the product. I was excited by the results, and thought this group would be as well.)
I know many of you here are like me,…Continue
I recently had the opportunity to set up a vehicle with the DroneDeploy Co-Pilot. https://www.dronedeploy.com/
The integration was two very simple connections to the Pixhawk. 1) A 6pin to 6pin DF13 cable from the Co-Pilot to Telem2 on the Pixhawk. 2) A 5v lead from the Co-Pilot to a 5v BEC on the…Continue
This CME has the potential to trigger significant geomagnetic activity when it reaches Earth's magnetic field during the mid-to-late hours of Sept. 12th. NOAA forecasters estimate an almost-80% chance of polar geomagnetic storms on Sept. 12-13.
May want to watch that HDOP this…Continue