Drone Lidar Accuracy Standards

Overview: Before you start any project you should do some considerable research on what standards you are going to be supporting.   Below is a list of federal, state, and society standards to help point you in the right direction.   This is an active blog that we are...

How Do I View Lidar Data

One of the things that most people when they first starting out in lidar is how do we actually view lidar point clouds. So in this article I wanted to start to provide a list to people so that we have resources on how to view point clouds. LIDAR VIEW This is a great...
RENTING DRONE LIDAR VS OWNING

RENTING DRONE LIDAR VS OWNING

15 REASONS TO RENT DRONE LIDAR Equipment, especially large equipment such as an excavator, tracked dozer or a telehandler, is an expensive capital cost that must be planned and might require a “good year” (or a couple) to come about. While UAV Lidar systems look...

ARE YOU READY FOR OFF LEAF LiDAR MAPPING SEASON?

Chances are if you are in Alaska the leaves are already off the trees. In the North-Eastern Parts of the US they are changing color and getting fall. Virginia and below this should happen in November. WHY IS OFF LEAF IMPORTANT FOR LIDAR MAPPING? Many people think that...
What is LiDAR? Intro Course

What is LiDAR? Intro Course

FREE Introductory Course on Drone LiDAR Technology, Data Products, Data Standards, and Applications. Intro LiDAR Data Collection LiDAR Applications Data Products LiDAR Data Quality Introduction Here is this section we will break down what we will cover for the entire...