Example Residential Imagery

What is the best way to model a Residential site for Scanifly?

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In order to get the best quality model detail from a residential site in Scanifly, we recommend using the "Orbit" or "Point of Interest" flight mode that your particular drone model has.

Screenshot of DJI Go 4  App with Point of Interest Mode.Screenshot of DJI Go 4  App with Point of Interest Mode.

Screenshot of DJI Go 4 App with Point of Interest Mode.

2. Context Flight:

The context flight is used to give context to the site, showing the structure and surrounding area.

3. Detail Flight #1:

The detail flight is used to fill in the detail not captured by the context flight, and is flown at a much closer distance to the structure or area being modeled. In this case one detail flight was used for the structure.

Example GIF Showing photos that make up a sample DETAIL FlightExample GIF Showing photos that make up a sample DETAIL Flight

Example GIF Showing photos that make up a sample DETAIL Flight

4. Detail Flight #2:

The detail flight is used to fill in the detail not captured by the context flight, and is flown at a much closer distance to the structure or area being modeled. In this case one detail flight was used for the large trees/shading obstructions to the south of the building.

5. Photo Count and Breakdown:

  • Total Photos: 199
  • Context Flight: 41 Photos
  • Detail Flight around Structure: 82 Photos
  • Detail flight around Trees to the South: 76 Photos
Scanifly Upload diolague screenshot showing LAT/LON Coordinates of each photo uploaded overlayed on satellite map baselayer.Scanifly Upload diolague screenshot showing LAT/LON Coordinates of each photo uploaded overlayed on satellite map baselayer.

Scanifly Upload diolague screenshot showing LAT/LON Coordinates of each photo uploaded overlayed on satellite map baselayer.

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Example Residential Imagery


What is the best way to model a Residential site for Scanifly?

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