28 articles LP360 Tutorials

A collection of how-to videos to assist with various tools, workflows, and analysis in LP360.

USDA LIDAR Training Part 10: Introduction to the Point Cloud Task and Feature Analyst

In this LP360 tutorial we provide an introduction to the Point Cloud Task (PCT) and Feature Analyst. How to add, modify, and organize your Point Cloud Tasks using Point Cloud Task Manager (PCTM). Plus, how to use Feature Analyst to review and navigate using features. This tutorial picks up from USDA LIDAR Training Part 9: Integrating the 3D…

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USDA LIDAR Training Part 9: Integrating the 3D Viewer

In this LP360 tutorial we review integrating the 3D viewer into your workflow. Review of the legend command, symbology and filters in Live View, and displaying contours on the TIN. This tutorial picks up from USDA LIDAR Training Part 8: Integrating the Profile View and uses data downloaded as explained in USDA LIDAR Training Part 4: Introduction to LIDAR Server.…

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USDA LIDAR Training Part 8: Integrating the Profile View

In this LP360 tutorial we review integrating the profile view into your workflow. Review of the legend command, symbology and filters in Live View, and profile drape lines. This tutorial picks up from USDA LIDAR Training Part 7: Live View Custom Filters and uses data downloaded as explained in USDA LIDAR Training Part 4: Introduction to LIDAR Server. If you…

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USDA LIDAR Training Part 7: Live View Custom Filters

In this LP360 tutorial we show the user the TIN draw type and how to use Live View to create custom filters. Then, show options for on-the-fly contours. This tutorial picks up from USDA LIDAR Training Part 6b: Legends and using Live View and uses data downloaded as explained in USDA LIDAR Training Part 4: Introduction to LIDAR Server. If…

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USDA LIDAR Training Part 6b: Legends and using Live View

In this LP360 tutorial we introduce the user to the legends command for controlling the displayed attributes and using Live View to control the point display and their symbology. This tutorial picks up from USDA LIDAR Training Part 6a: Adding Data and LAS File Analyst and uses data downloaded as explained in USDA LIDAR Training Part 4: Introduction to…

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USDA LIDAR Training Part 6a: Adding Data and LAS File Analyst

A short tutorial to introduce users to adding data in LP360 and a short introduction to using LAS File Analyst to review the makeup of the content of the LAS files. This tutorial picks up from USDA LIDAR Training Part 5: Licensing LP360 and uses data downloaded as explained in USDA LIDAR Training Part 4:…

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USDA LIDAR Training Part 4: Introduction to LIDAR Server

A short tutorial as an introduction to LIDAR Server. The purpose is to introduce users to finding data on the USDA LIDAR Server, reviewing the data, and downloading sample data to use in LP360 during the remaining modules in this series. This tutorial is courtesy of the USDA NRCS – National Cartography & Geospatial Center.…

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LP360 Short Tutorial – Feature Edit Part 3: Downstream Constrained

Learn about creating, validating and editing vertices of downstream constrained features in LP360 using the downstream constraint setting of the Conflation Point Cloud Task. This short tutorial is designed to introduce the user to creating hydrological breaklines with proper downstream flow using the Feature Edit toolbar.

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