• Best Practices for Processing Images in Cliff Areas

    I frequently fly in reservoir areas that sometime contain large cliffs.  Most flight planning softwares do not have terrain awareness so the AGL height of the drone will not adjust with the terrain.  Maps Ma...
    EthnotechLLC
    created by EthnotechLLC
  • Using Drone2Map to map an area for ecological studies

    Hello everyone, I am planning to use Drone2Map and a DJI Mavic 2 Zoom to obtain 3D point cloud data from a natural site where there are trees, shrubs, open areas and mountains. We cannot afford a LIDAR scan so Drone2...
    kaanozg88
    last modified by kaanozg88
  • 'Create Orthomosaic' is checked in Processing Options, but none is actually created

    Hey everyone,   I'm using a d2m trial, and am having trouble getting it to create my orthomosaic. 'Create Orthomosaic' and 'Merge Tiles' are checked in processing options, I can watch it being processed in the P...
    MarkTryon
    last modified by MarkTryon
  • Drone2Map 3D: What am I looking at?

    I ran my first 3D analysis on a Drone2Map project, and I can't figure out what I am looking at.   In Drone2Map,  why does the 3D Mesh appear to be about 100m in the air above the background imagery surface?...
    huffmanp
    last modified by huffmanp
  • Values for Camera Optimization are high

    I'm generating orthos with a Phantom 4 Pro, using a 80% forward and 80% side overlap for flights at 100 meters and am routinely getting high values for the relative difference between initial and optimized internal ca...
    jwschilling
    last modified by jwschilling
  • When adding GCPs into D2M, does D2M account for the accuracy of those GCPs in its processing?

    After running a project with GCPs, the generated report shows that I used GCP in the analysis process. However, I'm not sure how that RMSE under Quality Check/Georeferencing was calculated. Does D2M take into account ...
    viTranLday
    created by viTranLday
  • Can I not mix coordinate systems in Drone2Map?

    I am using Drone2Map 1.3.2.  I have a collection of photos that were collected with a drone flight that are in WGS 84.  I ran them without the ground control points and got some nice looking mosaic...
    huffmanp
    last modified by huffmanp
  • Drone2Map - GCP's

    I am new to Drone2Map and have it on trial. I currently use Drone Deploy for all my processing. However I use other ESRI products so makes sense to see if Drone2Map could replace DD. I have had some early problems not...
    JeremyMurfitt
    last modified by JeremyMurfitt
  • Drone2Map: How to adjust image altitude in EXIF metadata from DJI Drones

    I just went through a workflow that I wanted to highlight here in case it helps anyone with post processing drone images in Drone2Map.  This is for those people using DJI drones.  Sorry if this has already b...
    EthnotechLLC
    last modified by EthnotechLLC
  • Drone2Map crashes immediately on opening

    I have a support ticket open for this, but I feel like I'm searching for a needle in a haystack. On my machine, and on two other machines, Drone2Map crashes immediately on opening. I've successfully installed and laun...
    evenstar
    last modified by evenstar
  • Drone2Map for ArcGIS Version 1.3.2 now available!

    Drone2Map for ArcGIS version 1.3.2 has been released today and is available for immediate download by all current and future users.  For users connecting to ArcGIS Online, download and install the new version dir...
    CBenkelman-esristaff
    last modified by CBenkelman-esristaff
  • Data formats on Drone2Map (import and export)

    Which data formats can be imported to Drone2Map? Which data formats are exported from Drone2Map?
  • Adjust height of D2Map SceneLayerPackage in Pro

    We are using Drone2Map to do rapid site survey where we are less interested in the absolute geo accuracy of the model and more interested in the features/dimensions of the objects we are modelling and/or tying the mod...
    NZGeoCAD
    created by NZGeoCAD
  • Terrain Service not showing in 3D view

    We run an on-premise Portal with its own terrain service and our environment is not connected to the internet. Our terrain service shows fine in the Portals scene viewer/as a terrain source in Pro etc but doesn't show...
    NZGeoCAD
    created by NZGeoCAD
  • What could be causing this error? Error Processing Failed not enough memory to texture the LOD : 567 MB < 636 MB

    840 pictures, 1/2 image size initial and dense, medium resolution textured mesh. I've turned CPU threads down to 3 from 4, unchecked CUDA gets same error message. I'm going to run at a 1/4 image initial processing and...
    nurselog
    last modified by nurselog
  • Any luck using the Elevation Profile tool with GCP's loaded?

    If I try and use The Elevation Profile tool with GCP's it crashes the program. If I remove the GCP's it works just fine...
    nurselog
    last modified by nurselog
  • Drone2Map for ArcGIS crashing

    Recently updated Drone2map. The program keeps crashing and I cannot process imagery. It will allow me to load a project and start processing but fails to complete the process or crashes prior to processing. Just updat...
    ephelps
    last modified by ephelps
  • Point cloud created by Drone2Map cannot be viewed in 3D ArcGIS Pro

    Hi all,   I started a pilot project to test out Drone2Map. My project is on a small area where there is mostly grass and a few trees. The drone I used was DJI Mavic Pro Quadcopter. All of the pictures I took wer...
    viTranLday
    last modified by viTranLday
  • Drone2Map does not utilize GPU

    I am using the latest build of Drone2Map (v1.3.1) on Windows 10 (1803) x64 with the following hardware:   - Dell Precision 5820 - Intel Xeon W-2104 3.2GHz, 4C, 8.25M Cache - 32 GB RAM - 1024 GB SSD ...
    christianjunk
    last modified by christianjunk
  • Is it possible to import cloud file created in Agisoft Photoscan?

    I have some dense clouds that were created in Agisoft Photoscan and was wondering if there is a way to import those into Drone2Map?  We have to use Photoscan because we are doing coral reef work under water, whic...
    chris.clement@noaa.gov
    last modified by chris.clement@noaa.gov