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Rocking With Our New LiDAR Sensor

Rocking With Our New LiDAR Sensor

ROCKing With our new LiDAR Sensor We are excited to reveal our new relationship with ROCK Robotic. A few months ago, we were introduced to startup LiDAR company ROCK Robotic, which offers a complete aerial mapping solution. We happened to be on the prowl for a new...

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When Do I Need LiDAR?

When Do I Need LiDAR?

When do I Need LiDAR? LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) is a remote sensing technology that measures the distance from a sensor to an object. A laser illuminates the target through light pulses which then return to the sensor, and the time it takes for the laser to...

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LiDAR vs. Sonar: What’s the Difference?

LiDAR vs. Sonar: What’s the Difference?

LiDAR vs. Sonar: What's the Difference? Based on our conventional understanding, the difference between these two sensor technologies seems obvious: LiDAR is used for land, and sonar is used for water. But LiDAR can also be used in underwater applications, which begs...

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What Can LiDAR Data Be Used For?

What Can LiDAR Data Be Used For?

What Can LiDAR Data Be Used For? The rapid advancement of drone technology along with its accessibility to the private sector means that more people are relying on drone services to get the data they need, specifically LiDAR data collection is growing in popularity...

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How UAV LiDAR Can Save You Money

How UAV LiDAR Can Save You Money

How UAV LiDAR Can Save You Money Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) is an extremely accurate and reliable way to capture spatial data by measuring the time it takes for light to return from a surface back to a remote sensor. The data can be used to create three...

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LiDAR vs RADAR: What’s the Difference?

LiDAR vs RADAR: What’s the Difference?

LiDAR vs RADAR: What's the Difference? While the “LiDAR vs RADAR” question may seem confusing at first, the difference between the two isn’t really incredibly complicated. We’d like to make it clearer so you can understand the technology, making it easier to know...

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What Is a Point Cloud and How Is It Used?

What Is a Point Cloud and How Is It Used?

What Is a Point Cloud and How Is It Used? Government agencies, construction companies, and countless other industries rely on photogrammetry and LiDAR to form highly detailed, accurate 3D maps and models. But how does the data obtained through images or laser scanning...

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