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How to Choose a Drone

How to Choose a Drone

How to Choose a Drone DJI, Skydio, Autel….which one?? There are many types of drones on the market today, whether for hobby or for professional use. Drones accomplish many objectives, including aerial photography, filmmaking, marketing, security, and more. The cost of...

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The Evolution of LiDAR

The Evolution of LiDAR

The Evolution of LiDAR   LiDAR through the years LiDAR sensors may seem like recent technology; however, the concept has been around for decades. The development of and improvements to accuracy of the system have been relatively slow-moving. Here we will look at...

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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 and its accessibility to the private sector means that more people are relying on drone services to get the data they need. In particular, drone 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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