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Knowledge Base Presented By Pix4D “Why Desktop Is Essential for Drone Mapping in Agriculture”

In Defense Of Desktop: Why The desktop is essential for drone mapping in agriculture Part 1: How quickly can you go from landing to processing? With a predicted population jump to 9 billion by 2050, and therefore a corresponding 70% increase in agricultural consumption, it’s clear the industry ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Altavian “The Problem With UAS Data And Cloud Processing”

These days we’re all living in the clouds—or at least our data is. Cloud-stored data is estimated to have exceeded over 1 Exabyte in quantity—or well over 1 billion Gigabytes. In the drone world, the potential of cloud-based data processing is an exciting proposition. Using the cloud, data ...

Knowledge Base Presented By uAvionix “Performance Based Navigation for Drones”

When I worked directly with the FAA as a customer, one thing I learned the hard way is that seemingly common sounding words or phrases have very specific (and sometimes loaded) meaning when spoken within the context of the FAA or aviation.  I have a feeling that Performance Based Navigation (PBN) ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Altavian “DSLR vs Point-and-Shoot Cameras”

Series Introduction: The aim of this knowledge base series is to answer the question “Why use DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) cameras when smaller cameras are lighter, cheaper, and get good results?” This is a question we hear a lot and it is worth answering. But, while the question is simple ...