Mapping is one of the least understood applications for drones.
Maps are very useful for many industries, but if your customers require accurate measurements, additional controls are needed beyond simple photo processing. As drone-based photogrammetry becomes widely accepted, it is important to note best practices that help ensure quality, trusted insights for your clients.
In our Chief Drone Officer's latest blog, he covers what is needed in a drone mapping system to produce and collect accurate, quality data:
1. Photo Geo-Referencing & Ground Control
2. Exterior Orientation
3. Internal Orientation and RGB Camera Qualification
Learn more about these areas by downloading Andrew Maximow's article here!