Need a Drone for Mapping? 6 Great Options (plus Pros and Cons of Each)

Drone Mapping Nadir View

We recently published an article on drone mapping software and mapping apps. This post is complimentary to that one in that we specifically discuss the different drones on the market that allow you to map a field, generate elevation maps, orthomosaics etc. We include a variety of options in our list, including both fixed wing … Read more

Drone Roof Inspections: The Complete Guide

Drone Roof Inspections

Drone Roof Inspections: Best Drones and Software From insurance adjusters to home inspectors, roofing companies to acreage owners, using drones for roof inspections has gone from niche to mainstream quickly.  Inspecting a roof with a drone is typically much safer than having to send up a human on a ladder. No longer do you have … Read more

16 Cool Drone Apps and Software You Should Know About

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Over the past decade drones have rapidly gone from ultra-niche to mainstream, and the technology shows no signs of slowing down. With the rise in popularity has come an increase in attention from software developers looking to add functionality to existing UAV platforms and ultimately sell apps and drone software to end users. We have … Read more

Top 10 Drone Mapping Apps and Software (Updated October 2021)

UAV and drone mapping apps for surveying

Looking to do a basic elevation map of your farm to assess drainage patterns? Wanting to measure the volume of a gravel pile with your DJI Phantom? Needing to generate a detailed 3D model of a building using just a Mavic Pro? You will need two things: a mapping drone, and some robust drone mapping … Read more