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Bachman - Combining Terrestrial LiDAR with Drone Photogrammetry.TELLURIDE, CO – Lightforce Media has been working with Telluride-based Avlaed, LLC to fuse terrestrial 3D point clouds with aerial point clouds captured by UAS.  Terrestrial LiDAR provides unparalleled accuracy and precision in creating point clouds, but the instrument is limited to the height of the tripod that it is standing on.  Capturing all of the external surfaces of a neighborhood would require dozens of scan locations and days of field time.  Yet, by using a UAS, all of the necessary data can be captured in just a few flights. The UAS flys a pre-programmed grid mission that has the onboard camera take photos at fixed intervals.  Once all of the photos have been taken, a computer program uses a mind-bogglingly complex algorithm to infer geometry from the photos, in a process called photogrammetry.  The end result is a point… Babbitt RanchesI consider myself very fortunate to have opportunity to get to work with Babbitt Ranches.  This is a company that goes out of their way to do things right and is rooted in the relentless pursuit to be the best people and company that they can be.  Here’s a little excerpt that should paint the picture of just how exceptional these folks are – I give you Cowboy Essence: Cowboy Essence is the self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming. The cowboy culture has long been admired for many wonderful characteristics: hard work, integrity, ambition, self-reliance, family values, confidence, honesty, loyalty, having a relationship with the season of the year, and perseverance through hard times as well as gratitude during the good times. We are fortunate to have the cowboy culture to…

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