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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. 

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Context Flight

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

  • Flight height: ~70' AGL
  • Gimbal Pitch: ~45°, make sure there is no horizon in view
  • Speed: ~3mph with photos every 2-3 second, aiming for consistency

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Detailed 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.

  •  Flight height: ~10' -20' above  the roof
  • Gimbal Pitch: ~35°-45°, make sure there is no horizon in view
  • Speed: ~3mph with photos every 2-3 second, aiming for consistency

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Detailed Flight #2 - Optional

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. Similar parameters as Detail Flight #1 can be used here.

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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 

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