$595 – $1,145

Pix4D User Workshop - New York City

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Executive Conference Center, 8th Floor

1601 Broadway

Room 803

New York City, New York 10019

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Refund Policy

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Description

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.



Which course is right for me?

Course 01 provides the fundamental concepts necessary for understanding data capture best practices. In addition, the general workflow for processing imagery, marking GCPs, and verifying accuracy is covered in detail.

Course 02 applies the lessons of Course 01 and covers advanced processing techniques and a review of the Quality Report and Processing Options. Course 01 is a prerequisite for Course 02.



Workshop Content

Course 01 (Day 1) - Fundamental Concepts and General Processing Workflow w/GCPs

Lecture

  • The Theory and Science of Photogrammetry
  • Aerial Mapping RGB Image Acquisition: Best Practices
  • Georeferencing, Project Accuracy, and Ground Control: Best Practices
  • Hardware Recommendations

Lab Exercises

  • Creating a New Project in Pix4Dmapper Pro
  • Step 1: Initial Processing
    • Creating a Processing Area
    • Marking GCP Targets
    • Reoptimizing the Project
  • Step 2: Point Cloud and Mesh
    • Working in the rayCloud
    • Using the Point Cloud Editor
    • Volume Calculations
    • Generating a 3D Mesh
  • Step 3: DSM, and Orthomosaic
    • Working in the Mosaic Editor
    • Generating an Orthomosaic, DSM and DTM
    • Contours and Outputs

Course 02 (Day 2) - Advanced Processing Techniques & Quality Report Review

Lecture

  • Review of the Quality Report
  • Review of Processing Options
  • Image Acquisition of Vertical Structures: Best Practices
  • Mapping Indoors: Best Practices

Lab Exercises

  • 3D Reconstruction of Vertical Structures
  • Applying Scale and Orientation Constraints
  • Making Linear and Area Measurements
  • Advanced Point Cloud Editing
  • Masking Images using Image Annotation
  • Applying the Clipping Box
  • Generating an Orthoplane
  • Merging Oblique and Nadir Imagery and Manual Tie Points
  • 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.

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 about software. Under no circumstances will drones be permitted to fly during the workshop. DO NOT fly your drone at or around the workshop venue.

Q: I am not certain that my interests will be covered.
A: Please contact 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?
A: By registering for this workshop you are eligible to purchase a 30-day license to Pix4Dmapper Pro.

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: Every attendee is entitled to purchase 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: Discounts are available for education institutions. Please contact us for more information.

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.



Pix4D reserves the right to change the location or address of the workshop at its discretion.

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Executive Conference Center, 8th Floor

1601 Broadway

Room 803

New York City, New York 10019

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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