This video is a fly-through animation of a 3D model of Soldier’s Monument in Winsted CT. What you see in the animation is lower resolution 3D model created from images captured by flying over the site in grid and orbit pattern with DJI Phantom 4 Drone. The drone was flown at 150ft, with the camera pointed straight down, in a grid pattern with 90% side overlap), and then orbiting the main structure at several different altitudes and shallower camera angles to capture the monument detail. 250 images in total were uploaded to Pix4D mapper software to create this model.
Rapidly evolving drone and computer technology makes it now possible to create high resolution 3D digital models of real world structures and sites at relatively low cost, making them an invaluable tool for archaeologists, architects, environmental engineers, educators, and many other professionals.
To learn more about drone mapping and 3D modeling services, please, contact Petr Hejl at www.notadrone.com.
Equipment: DJI Phantom 4 Drone
Software: Pix4D mapper
Drone camera operator: Petr Hejl
Model & Video Animation Created by: Petr Hejl, www.photoflightam.com
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