• What is the overlap needed to process images in drone2map?

    We have a trial version of Drone2map.  We are testing it for our 911 folks and they are asking what is the optimum overlap.  I found some info that says 70%  all around.  Is this standard?  &#...
    created by SteveGochenaur
  • Custom geoid in d2m?

    Total d2m newbie here, and have just got same data related to a supportcase (Norwegian distributor).   My client has GCP's which are surveyed by professional RTK and corrected for the (quasi)geoid which is the b...
  • 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...
    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...
    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...
    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?...
    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...
    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 ...
    created by viTranLday
  • "User is not licensed to use Drone2Map" error

    I have been unable to open Drone2Map due to an authentication error. We used the program about 3 weeks ago, and  it was running fine. I double checked my Portal licences, and the user that is attempting to log-in...
    last modified by Kpilarski
  • 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...
    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...
    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...
    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...
    last modified by evenstar
  • Site Scan - Esri Edition app provides drone flight planning using your GIS content

    Esri business partner 3DR has released a free app for iOS that interfaces with ArcGIS Online, allowing Esri users to view GIS content from ArcGIS Online to assist with the drone flight planning.    ...
    last modified by CBenkelman-esristaff
  • 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...
    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...
    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...
    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...
    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...
    last modified by nurselog