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Pix4D User Workshop - Dayton

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Sinclair Conference Center

444 W 3rd St

Dayton, OH 45402

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This is a technical workshop for professionals using drones in their practice. The workshop will introduce you to creating accurate reconstructions and improving your results. It is an in-person event taught by Pix4D staff.



What to Expect

Kickstart your workflow by learning about Pix4D's recommended best practices when capturing and processing your imagery. By registering for this workshop you are eligible to purchase one discounted 30-day license to Pix4Dmapper Pro.

This is a 2-day event. Single day tickets are not available.



Agenda

Lecture

  • Intro to Pix4D
  • The Theory and Science of Photogrammetry
  • Aerial Mapping RGB Image Acquisition: Best Practices
  • Georeferencing, Project Accuracy, and Ground Control: Best Practices
  • Hardware Recommendations
  • Image Acquisition of Vertical Structures: Best Practices
  • Mapping Indoors: Best Practices

Lab Exercises

  • Creating a New Project in Pix4Dmapper Pro
  • Step 1: Initial Processing and Processing Options
    • Creating a Processing Area
    • Marking GCP Targets
    • Reoptimizing the Project
    • Review of the Quality Report
  • Step 2: Point Cloud and Mesh and Processing Options
    • Working in the rayCloud
    • Using the Point Cloud Editor
    • Volume Calculations
    • Generating a 3D Mesh
  • Step 3: DSM, and Orthomosaic and Processing Options
    • Working in the Mosaic Editor
    • Generating an Orthomosaic
    • Generating a DSM and a DTM
    • Contours and Outputs
  • 3D Reconstruction of Vertical Structures
  • Making Linear and Area Measurements
  • Merging Oblique and Nadir Imagery with Manual Tie Points
  • Scale and Orientation Constraints
  • Generating Video Animations



FAQ

Q: What is a Pix4D User Workshop?
A: A Pix4D User workshop is geared towards those who are getting started. We will address best practices for data acquisition and basic processing options and workflows. While the workshop can be attended without any previous exposure to Pix4Dmapper, we stongly recommend that you process at least one project prior to attending to get the most out of the workshop.

Q: Refund policy
A: Orders may not be changed, modified, converted, or refunded once an order has been confirmed.

Q: Should I bring my drone to the Workshop?
A:
Please do NOT bring your drone to the workshop. This is a training dedicated to Pix4D's image processing software. Under no circumstances will drones be permitted to fly during the workshop. Please do not fly your drone at, or around, the workshop venue.

Q: Where do I park?
A: Attendees should park on campus in parking structure 8 located just south of the Luskin Center. A pay station is available in the structure. An all-day pass costs $12. Please use the following link to view the campus parking map: https://main.transportation.ucla.edu/getting-around-campus/campus-maps

Q: I am not certain that my interests will be covered.
A: Please let us if you need more detailed information about the agenda above, by clicking "Contact", below.

Q: Does any hotel offer group or discount rates as part of this workshop? Is there a recommended hotel?
A:
Hotel group rates are not available as part of this workshop.

Q: When does the workshop take place? What time does the workshop start and finish.
A: Doors to the venue open and registration begins at 8:30 AM. The presentation begins at 9:00 AM. The presentation ends at 5:30 PM.

Q: Do I need a license to Pix4Dmapper to attend the workshop?
A: It is not necessary that you own a license to Pix4Dmapper to attend the workshop. If you do not own a license to Pix4Dmapper you will be provided with a license for the duration of the workshop.

Q: Should I bring my laptop to the User Workshop?
A: We recommend that you bring a laptop computer to the User Workshop so that you may follow along during the hands-on exercises. If you choose to bring your own laptop we recommend that it run Windows and comprise at least 16 GB RAM, 20 GB free hard drive space, and a GPU that supports OpenGL 3.2. Computers will not be provided on the day of the workshop.

Q: What is the discounted 30-day license to Pix4Dmapper Pro included with my registration?
A: You may choose to include a discounted 30-day license to Pix4Dmapper Pro as part of your workshop registration.

Q: I purchased a discounted 30-day license to Pix4Dmapper Pro when I registered. May I redeem my license now? When can I redeem my license?
A: If you purchase a discounted 30-day license to Pix4Dmapper Pro when registering for the workshop, the license will be provided to you onsite on the day of the workshop. If you would like to start processing with Pix4Dmapper Pro before the workshop, please either request a trial license from the Pix4Dmapper Welcome Tab, or purchase a license at https://mapper.pix4d.com/store. The 30-day license can be redeemed at any time during, or after, the workshop.

Q: Is it possible to purchase more than one 30-day license to Pix4Dmapper Pro when I register?
A: Each eligible registration includes one discounted 30-day license to Pix4Dmapper Pro.

Q: Can I attend the workshop remotely by WebEx, phone, or conference call?
A: The workshop may be attended in person and is not available for remote attendance.

Q: Is food provided at the workshop?
A: Lunch will be provided onsite during the workshop. Coffee, snacks, and refreshments will be available throughout the day.

Q: Are discounts available for educational institutions or non-profit organizations?
A: We are unable to offer discounts for educational institutions or non-profit organizations.

Q: How can I contact the workshop organizer if I have other questions?
A: Click "Contact", below, and send us an email, and we will get back to you as soon as possible.


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Dayton, OH 45402

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