Category Archives: Photogrammerty

Ohio State Webinar On ‘Can UAVs be a Agronomic Tool’

Oho State University put out a good webinar in January on Can UAVs be a Agronomic Tool.  It is about a hour and half, it is one of four webinars, but this one focuses on UAVs.  It is presented by … Continue reading

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Intergraph’s Aibot X6 UAV in Action

Intergraph recently had a blog post about their Aibot X6 UAV in action.  This post focuses on electrical utility maintenance flights for detailed survey data collection.  It only mentions image capture applications, not other remote sensing sensor types.

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Upcoming Pictometry User Groups in Minnesota

Pictomerty has four upcoming user groups in Minnesota next week from March 9-14.  Below are the locations, times and registration webpage. Monday, March 9, 2015: Duluth Tuesday, March 10, 2015: Alexandria Wednesday, March 11, 2015: Marshall (Lyon County) Thursday, March … Continue reading

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UAV Drought Mapping Crop Stress in Rural Australia

The drought continues into early spring in Australian fields, and the crops need a good rain before the hot, dry summer comes at the end of the calendar year.  The ABC Rural story on the rains is intermixed with a … Continue reading

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Hexagon’s Aibotix UAV Company

Hexagon Geospatial has a subsidiary UAV company Aibotix.  They fly the Aibot X6 V2, which fits into the smaller model aircraft part of the FAA Regulations.  As of this post date, UAVs of this size have to stay below 400ft … Continue reading

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Wheat Discoloring Reducing Harvest Payments and Assessing Crop Damage

KMOT-TV, out of Minot, North Dakota spoke to farmers in Williams County, ND, which is far Northwest North Dakota and part of the Baakan Oil Shale Boom region which includes Williston, about recent precipitation and the effect on the drum … Continue reading

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ABC Story on Technology in Farming in Australia

The Australia Broadcasting Company has a good 12min piece on technology in farming.  The first section is about drone startup company, Aerial Vision Australia that uses ortho imagery to get 3D models of the farm field for planning.  Other segments … Continue reading

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