1. IrishmanPDX

    Solex Survey Question, changing altitude during survey...

    Is there any way to change the altitude of a survey when planning it out? I want to take a survey of a sloped property. So I used the mission planning part of solex, made a take off point, a waypoint to fly to the start of the survey and then put in a survey. I then finish with a return...
  2. S

    Single Line Survey?

    I need a little help. I am planning a street survey mission for a city street department. It is 1.6 miles of city street I want to capture. I have a 3dr solo and I just really need to fly the center of the road and take pictures so I get 60 to 70% picture overlap. I've used the survey feature...
  3. D

    Droning as a Media business idea

    Hey guys My buddy and I are new to the drone world. We had an idea to use drones to fly around with a flag or advertisement of some sort around populated areas. Here is a link to the survey, if you have additional comments or drone specs that we didn't address please comment below, we'd love...
  4. Tommyb10

    SidePilot iOS GCS for Solo, PX4 and APM

    Hi guys! SidePilot version 1.20 has just been released with some great new features, including Solo video! Solo video support - Including GoPro shutter/mode control! Follow Me - Follows your iOS Device Pre-Flight checklist current weather (wind & temp) - Gives you the most current weather...
  5. T Bird

    Elongated structure scan

    Anybody have a suggestion for using Solo and Tower (or MP) to create point cloud of a series of utility poles? Something like Tower's Structure scan would work, except the the 'structure' is long and narrow, something like 30' x 200', so an orbit needs to be elliptical rather than round. Is...
  6. L

    GoPro & Tower settings 4 aerial mapping

    I am trying to find the best settings for doing aerial mapping. I understood there are better cameras or even the option to replacel GoPro lens with 5.4mm Peau but I am trying to work with what I have...if possible. So far, I've been testing with DroneDeploy, even though they say seem to...
  7. Andy Tomczyk

    Tower Survey Missions

    I'm wondering how to change the flight path for Tower survey missions. I have done a number of missions and the flight path always runs North/South. I have a long rectangular section (E/W) and would like to run in this direction. I have my maps Cached on my tablet if that makes a difference...
  8. franknitty69

    3DR Announces Partnership with Esri; Site Scan Support for Esri Drone2Map

    3DR collaborates with Esri to deliver best-in-class solution for aerial data capture and analytics. Today at the Esri User Conference, 3DR announced that we have teamed up with the world’s leading provider of GIS solutions to seamlessly integrate 3DR’s Site Scan with Esri Drone2Map. Designed...
  9. franknitty69

    3DR Solo and Sony QX1 used in Landfill Surveys Case Study

    On February 20, 2016 McKim & Creed and Garrett & Moore conducted a pilot study at Buffaloe Landfill, a land clearing and inert debris (LCID) landfill south of Raleigh, North Carolina, to explore the efficacy of employing unmanned aerial system (UAS) technology (a.k.a., drones) for landfill...
  10. Y

    $50 gift card lottery for a survey about drone!

    Researchers at Syracuse University are recruiting participants for a survey to better understand people’s attitudes and perceptions towards drones (a.k.a, unmanned aerial vehicle). The survey will take 10-20 minutes. At the end of the survey, we will lottery a $50 gift card for every 25...
  11. franknitty69

    3DR Solo Drone with Site Scan Autodesk Workflow

    Site Scan makes it safer and easier than ever for people in construction, telecom, GIS, mapping, energy, infrastructure and related fields to aggregate and process multiple forms of reality capture data and perform inspections [VIDEO] 3DR Solo Drone with Site Scan Autodesk Workflow
  12. baldguy

    3DR Tower missing "Survey"

    I ran a few surveys a couple of weeks ago. Now it looks like the survey option is gone. It's still there in Droid Planner but missing in Tower. Anybody else missing it?
  13. DroniRoma

    Invitation to LiPo Fire Accident Assessment Free Survey

    Hi folks! We just launched the LiPo Fire Accident Assessment Free Survey on Google Forms. LiPo Fire Accident Free Assessment The purpose of the Assessment is to build and share a free data base to document, analyse and increase awareness of LiPo Fires accidents happening worldwide...