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Three Things Drone Mapping Brings to the Golf Industry

Written by Pix4D on February 17, 2017

The emerald golfing greens have seen better days. According to the U.S.’ National Golf Foundation, the number of players has almost steadily declined from over 30 million in 2005 (pre-recession) to 24.7 million today. In addition, 680 U.S. and 158 [Read More]

Pix4D Rolls out New Features on Drone Mapping Software

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2017

Pix4D has added new supported devices, flight missions and mission settings to its mobile flight planning app, Pix4Dcapture, used for aerial drone mapping. Now compatible with the app are Parrot’s Skycontroller and the DJI Mavic Pro drone (which was introduced [Read More]

Pix4D Touting Drone Mapping Solutions at United Nations Panel

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 24, 2017

Photogrammetry software company Pix4D is speaking about drone mapping at a panel held today by the United Nations’ Commission on Science and Technology for Development (CSTD). The CSTD’s panel will discuss the role of science, technology and innovation in ensuring [Read More]

Parrot, Pix4D Unveil Drone Solution for Real Estate Industry

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 14, 2016

Parrot and Pix4D have created an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) hardware-software solution designed specifically for the real estate marketing industry. According to the companies, the Bebop 2 Real Estate Edition combines Parrot’s Bebop 2 drone with Pix4D software. The system [Read More]

Drones, Multispectral Imagery Offer New View of Calif.’s Giant Sequoias

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 07, 2016

As part of a joint project, Pix4D and Parrot recently used drones and multispectral technology to create a 3D normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) point cloud of Whitaker’s Forest in Kings Canyon National Park, located in California’s Sierra Nevada mountains. [Read More]

New Partnership to Further Accident Investigations via UAVs, Photogrammetry

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 01, 2016

MicroSurvey Software Inc. has announced a partnership with Pix4D in which the two will provide end-to-end solutions for customers adopting unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and photogrammetry technology. British Columbia-based MicroSurvey Software, a member of the Hexagon family of companies, says [Read More]

Pix4D Brings Drone Agriculture Software to Desktop and Cloud

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 04, 2016

Pix4D has rolled out a new hybrid solution for agriculture: Users of the recently launched Parrot Sequoia multispectral sensor with a license of Pix4Dmapper Ag will be able to process mapping data both in the Pix4Dmapper Ag desktop solution and the [Read More]

Pix4D, senseFly Offering Workshop on UAS in Precision Ag

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 27, 2016

In collaboration with The InfoAg Conference, held Aug. 2-4 in St. Louis, senseFly and Pix4D are teaming up to offer a technical workshop on using unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for precision agriculture. Taking place Aug. 4 from 1:00-4:30 p.m. at [Read More]

Pix4D Mapping/Surveying Training to Precede InterDrone

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 12, 2016

To help educate and train professionals in the use of drones for mapping and surveying, Pix4D is kicking off InterDrone 2016 with a half-day technical workshop. InterDrone is being held Sept. 7-9 at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas; Pix4D’s [Read More]

Pix4D Launches Global Workshops for Drone Mapping

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 23, 2016

Pix4D is launching a global training program, which will offer technical workshops around the world to support the expansion of drone mapping by professionals. Australia, Korea, Japan, China, Switzerland, Mexico and the U.S. will host the upcoming events. In the [Read More]

Parrot Bebop 2 Drone, Pix4Dcapture Offer 3D-Modeling Solution

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 17, 2016

Pix4D says it has mated its Pix4Dcapture flight-planning app with Parrot’s Bebop 2 drone to create a 3D-modeling solution. When used with the mobile app, the unmanned aerial vehicle, weighing 500 g, automatically scans selected areas by taking images customized [Read More]

Pix4Dmapper Ag and Parrot/MicaSense Sequoia Sensor Come to Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 08, 2016

Pix4D says it has launched its first agriculture-dedicated software, Pix4Dmapper Ag, in conjunction with Parrot’s new multispectral Sequoia sensor, offered by MicaSense. According to Pix4D, farmers and agronomists can convert multispectral images into agriculture-specific maps for better crop management and [Read More]

Technology Solutions Provider Now Offering Pix4D Software

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 16, 2015

IMAGINiT Technologies, a division of Rand Worldwide, is partnering with Switzerland-based Pix4D to help architectural, civil and manufacturing design engineers extract imagery taken from unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and convert it into usable 2D and 3D models. Using Pix4Dmapper, says [Read More]

Aeryon, Pix4D Turn Christ the Redeemer into 3D Model

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 18, 2015

Aeryon Labs Inc., Pix4D and PUC University of Rio de Janeiro have teamed up to construct what they call the first accurate 3D model of Brazil's Christ the Redeemer statue. Located atop the 700-meter Corcovado Mountain, the Christ statue – [Read More]

Switzerland-Based Pix4D Branches out to the U.S.

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 11, 2015

Lausanne, Switzerland-headquartered Pix4D, which also operates in Shanghai, China, has now opened a branch in the U.S. According to a company post, the new San Francisco office – located in the Spear Tower of the One Market Plaza – will [Read More]

Pix4D Releases New Version of Pix4Dmapper

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 30, 2015

Switzerland-headquartered Pix4D has released Version 1.3 of Pix4Dmapper, software that converts aerial images from manned or unmanned aircraft into geo-referenced 2D mosaics and 3D surface models and point clouds. Pix4Dmapper V1.3 includes a mesh feature, which allows users to create [Read More]

Pix4D Creates Mapping App for DJI Phantom Users

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 18, 2014

Making use of DJI's new software development kit (SDK), Switzerland-based Pix4D has developed what it calls the first mapping app to turn drones into an autonomous mapping and measuring tool to create 2D maps and 3D models. The company says [Read More]

New Turnkey UAV System Packages from Delair-Tech, Pix4D

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 09, 2014

France-based unmanned aerial vehicle developer and manufacturer Delair-Tech says it has partnered with Pix4D – a Switzerland-based UAV processing software provider – and, in turn, is releasing seven new UAV system packages. Each of the new packages is targeted at [Read More]

Tetracam, Pix4D Align to Improve Farming Through Remote Sensing

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 21, 2014

Multispectral camera provider Tetracam and aerial image processing software provider Pix4D have jointly announced a global alliance to improve farming by means of airborne remote sensing. Tetracam, which is based in California, says its multispectral imaging systems monitor visible and [Read More]

Draganfly, Pix4D Partner to Provide Terrain Mapping and Modeling Package

Posted by UAO Staff on January 22, 2014

Unmanned aerial system (UAS) manufacturer Draganfly Innovations has partnered with Pix4D to combine Draganflyer small UAS with the Pix4D software package. Draganfly says this combination results in a UAS capable of acquiring highly accurate aerial imagery for mapping, surveying and [Read More]