True View Training Event: Part 3

During our March TrueView Training event, we recorded the training session with the presenter to have the training material available on demand. Since the training covers two days of various topics we have broken the event down into smaller pieces. This session covers setting up a project and getting it ready for product generation, including…

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Processing TrueView Images in TerraPhoto

TrueView 3DIS (3D Imaging Systems) produce images and positional information which can be imported into TerraPhoto for orthomosaic generation, point cloud colorization, powerline workflow – image view, etc. Here we’ll review the process for importing this data into TerraPhoto, which includes: exporting a photo package from TrueView Evo/LP360 Drone, rename the images for import into…

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USGS LIDAR Base Specification

Abstract In late 2009, a $14.3 million allocation from the “American Recovery and Reinvestment Act” for new light detection and ranging (LIDAR) elevation data prompted the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Geospatial Program (NGP) to develop a common base specification for all LIDAR data acquired for The National Map. Released as a draft in 2010…

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Updating the TrueView Firmware

The following steps describe the process for updating your TrueView firmware for both TrueView 2DIS and TrueView 3DIS (imaging systems). The latest firmware update for all TrueView systems are available for download and installation from the Downloads -> Software section of your Reckon account, or by logging into the GeoCue FTP site, using your client…

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GeoCue 2020 Release – Service Pack 3

Details: GeoCue 2020 Service Pack (SP3) fixes several issues found with the GeoCue 2020 release covering a wide variety of issues. It is recommended that all users apply this service pack at the earliest convenience if already running GeoCue 2020, or immediately upon upgrading to GeoCue 2020. Users still working on previous versions of GeoCue are…

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MfE: “Warning: disabled reference records with zero GPS coordinates”

Running Metashape for EVO (MfE) errs almost immediately with a warning in the STDERR section of the processing log that states, “Warning: disabled [m/n] reference records with zero GPS coordinates”. The warning indicates there are one or more photocenters included in the layers submitted for the MfE job where the GPS Coordinates in the EXIF…

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How do I move my LP360 node-locked license to a new machine?

The licensing system in LP360 v2018.1 and later allows users to move their own node-locked licenses from one machine to another. For LP360 2018.1 and later: Start LP360 on the machine where you wish to deactivate the node-locked license. Open the License Manager (File -> License Manager) Select “Deactivate Node-locked License”. Note that you may…

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TrueView Training Event: Part 2

During our March TrueView Training event, we recorded the training session with the presenter to have the training material available on demand. Since the training covers two days of various topics we have broken the event down into smaller pieces. This session covers field checking data, import settings, guest sensors, and project creation and processing.…

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Tutorial: Matching Mobile data XYZ using TerraMatch

A short tutorial showing the automatic collection of paint corner tie lines for matching mobile data in XYZ. TerraMatch uses the intensity of laser points to find paint corners in different drive passes and then applies automatic XYZ matching of drive passes to each other. An initial macro long range high macro is run on…

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