Example drone datasets

Horizontal mapping with eBee Plus and senseFly S.O.D.A.

Horizontal mapping with eBee Plus and senseFly S.O.D.A.

  • Area: 0.21 km2
  • Ground resolution: 2.1 cm/px
  • Flight height: 100 m / 328 feet
  • Number of images: 113
Sequoia RGB dataset

Sequoia RGB dataset

  • Drone: eBee
  • Area: 0.19 km2
  • Ground resolution: 2.66 cm/px
  • Flight height: 100 m / 328 feet
  • Number of images: 356
eBee SQ Multispectral Dataset – 256 ha

eBee SQ Multispectral Dataset – 256 ha

  • Drone: eBee SQ
  • Area: 2.57 km2
  • Ground resolution: 12.13 cm/px
  • Flight height: 120 m / 394 feet
  • Number of images: 5260
Zeuzier Dam Inspection

Zeuzier Dam Inspection

  • Drone: albris
  • Resolution: 0.6 cm/px
  • Distance: 3.5 m
  • Number of images: 146
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Quarry rockface

Quarry rockface

  • Drone: albris
  • Resolution: 1 cm/px
  • Distance: 60 m to 36 m and 6 m to 5 m
  • Number of images: 157
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Sequoia Multispectral Dataset

Sequoia Multispectral Dataset

  • Drone: eBee Ag
  • Area: 0.23 km2
  • Ground resolution: 10.62 cm/px
  • Flight height: 112 m / 367 feet
  • Number of images: 712
Horizontal mapping with Canon G9X RGB

Horizontal mapping with Canon G9X RGB

  • Drone: eBee
  • Area: 0.18 km2
  • Ground resolution: 4 cm/px
  • Flight height: 169 m / 554 feet
  • Number of images: 32
Paris-Le Bourget Airport

Paris-Le Bourget Airport

  • Drone: eBee
  • Area: 0.66 km2
  • Ground resolution: 3.14 cm/px
  • Flight height: 120 m / 394 feet
  • Number of images: 557
Construction site

Construction site

  • Drone: swinglet CAM
  • Area: 0.02 km2
  • Ground resolution: 2.95 cm/px
  • Flight height: 82 m / 269 feet
  • Number of images: 43
Gravel quarry

Gravel quarry

  • Drone: eBee
  • Area: 0.48 km2
  • Ground resolution: 5 cm/px
  • Flight height: 162 m / 531 feet
  • Number of images: 210
Oblique imagery

Oblique imagery

  • Drone: eBee
  • Area: 0.03 km2
  • Ground resolution: 3.4 cm/px
  • Flight height: 40 m / 131 feet
  • Number of images: 37
Near-infrared (NIR) dataset

Near-infrared (NIR) dataset

  • Drone: eBee Ag
  • Area: 0.2 km2
  • Ground resolution: 3.88 cm/px
  • Flight height: 108 m / 354 feet
  • Number of images: 101
Swiss village

Swiss village

  • Drone: eBee
  • Area: 0.57 km2
  • Ground resolution: 5 cm/px
  • Flight height: 162 m / 531 feet
  • Number of images: 297
Swiss quarry

Swiss quarry

  • Drone: eBee
  • Area: 0.51 km2
  • Ground resolution: 9 cm/px
  • Flight height: 300 m / 984 feet
  • Number of images: 127
Solar field thermography

Solar field thermography

  • Drone: eBee
  • Area: 0.08 km2
  • Ground resolution: 14.23 cm/px
  • Flight height: 70 m / 230 feet
  • Number of images: 1075
senseFly HQ site

senseFly HQ site

  • Drone: eBee RTK
  • Area: 0.17 km2
  • Ground resolution: 2.4 cm/px
  • Flight height: 88 m / 289 feet
  • Number of images: 184
Transmission tower inspection

Transmission tower inspection

  • Drone: albris
  • Resolution: 0.05 cm/px
  • Distance: down to 3m
  • Number of images: 7
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GSM tower inspection

GSM tower inspection

  • Drone: albris
  • Resolution: 0.2 cm/px
  • Distance: 6 m to 10 m
  • Number of images: 83
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Bridge column inspection

Bridge column inspection

  • Drone: albris
  • Resolution: 0.05 cm/px
  • Distance: 2.5 m
  • Number of images: 151
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This dataset was collected by a single eBee Plus drone carrying a senseFly S.O.D.A. camera. The images were processed using Pix4Dmapper Pro version 3.0.

The flight was carried out in RTK VRS mode with 99% of fixed geotags.

  • Area: 0.21 km2
  • Ground resolution: 2.1 cm/px
  • Flight height: 100 m / 328 feet
  • Number of images: 113

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This is an example of a processed RGB dataset. The images were collected in Switzerland by an eBee drone carrying a Sequoia camera, before being processed with Pix4Dmapper Pro.

  • Area: 0.19 km2
  • Ground resolution: 2.66 cm/px
  • Flight height: 100 m / 328 feet
  • Number of images: 356

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This is an example of a processed multispectral dataset. The images were collected in Switzerland by an eBee SQ drone carrying a Sequoia camera. The resulting NDVI dataset has before being processed with Pix 4Dmapper Pro and is supplied under “Other outputs”

  • Area: 2.57 km2
  • Ground resolution: 12.13 cm/px
  • Flight height: 120 m / 394 feet
  • Number of images: 5260

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This dataset was collected by a senseFly albris drone, used to inspect a concrete arch dam in Switzerland. The drone was operated in Interactive ScreenFly mode with the following features activated: Distance Lock (set to 3.5 m), Cruise Control (set at 0.2 m/s) and Auto-Trigger (one image every 5 sec).

 

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  • Resolution: 0.6 cm/px
  • Distance: 3.5 m
  • Number of images: 146

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This dataset was collected by a senseFly albris drone, used to map a vertical rockface in a quarry in Switzerland.The drone was operated in Interactive ScreenFly mode from a distance of 150 m because a lack was blocking the access to the rockface.Features like cruise control, Auto-Trigger and Distance Lock (set to 5 m) were used to realised a high resolution 3D model with a resolution down to 1 mm/pixel.

  • Resolution: 1 cm/px
  • Distance: 60 m to 36 m and 6 m to 5 m
  • Number of images: 157

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This is an example of a processed multispectral dataset. The images were collected in Switzerland by an eBee Ag drone carrying a Sequoia camera, before being processed with Pix4Dmapper Pro.

  • Area: 0.23 km2
  • Ground resolution: 10.62 cm/px
  • Flight height: 112 m / 367 feet
  • Number of images: 712

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This dataset was collected by a single eBee drone carrying a G9X RGB camera. The images were processed using Pix4Dmapper2.1.

  • Area: 0.18 km2
  • Ground resolution: 4 cm/px
  • Flight height: 169 m / 554 feet
  • Number of images: 32

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This dataset of ‘Le Bourget’ airport was collected by two eBee drones flying simultaneously. The images were processed using Postflight Terra 3D V3.

  • Area: 0.66 km2
  • Ground resolution: 3.14 cm/px
  • Flight height: 120 m / 394 feet
  • Number of images: 557

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This is an example dataset of a construction site in Paris, France. The images were collected by a senseFly swinglet CAM drone and processed using Postflight Terra 3D.

  • Area: 0.02 km2
  • Ground resolution: 2.95 cm/px
  • Flight height: 82 m / 269 feet
  • Number of images: 43

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This dataset of a Swiss gravel quarry was collected by a single eBee drone carrying an RGB camera. The images were processed using Postflight Terra 3D V3.

  • Area: 0.48 km2
  • Ground resolution: 5 cm/px
  • Flight height: 162 m / 531 feet
  • Number of images: 210

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This is an example dataset of oblique imagery. The photos were collected in Switzerland by an eBee drone, flying at a pitch angle of -50° and carrying an RGB camera, then processed using Postflight Terra 3D V3.

  • Area: 0.03 km2
  • Ground resolution: 3.4 cm/px
  • Flight height: 40 m / 131 feet
  • Number of images: 37

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This is an example of near-infrared (NIR) dataset. The images of this Swiss field were collected by an eBee Ag drone carrying an NIR camera. These images were then processed using Postflight Terra 3D V3. The resulting NDVI image is supplied under ‘Other outputs’.

  • Area: 0.2 km2
  • Ground resolution: 3.88 cm/px
  • Flight height: 108 m / 354 feet
  • Number of images: 101

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This is an example dataset of a small Swiss village (Merlishachen). The imagery was collected during a single eBee drone flight and processed using Postflight Terra 3D.

  • Area: 0.57 km2
  • Ground resolution: 5 cm/px
  • Flight height: 162 m / 531 feet
  • Number of images: 297

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This is an example of processed dataset of a Swiss quarry. The imagery was collected during a single eBee drone flight and processed using Postflight Terra 3D V3.

  • Area: 0.51 km2
  • Ground resolution: 9 cm/px
  • Flight height: 300 m / 984 feet
  • Number of images: 127

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This thermal dataset of a solar field installation was collected in Switzerland by an eBee drone carrying a senseFly thermoMAP camera. The images were processed using Postflight Terra 3D V3. Index maps showing temperatures are supplied in 'Other outputs'.

  • Area: 0.08 km2
  • Ground resolution: 14.23 cm/px
  • Flight height: 70 m / 230 feet
  • Number of images: 1075

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This Swiss dataset was collected by an eBee RTK drone and processed using Postflight Terra 3.3.74. Its accuracy can be checked in the Quality Report thanks to the 19 verification points employed (the verification points file is supplied in 'Other outputs').

Read the eBee RTK accuracy whitepaper.

  • Area: 0.17 km2
  • Ground resolution: 2.4 cm/px
  • Flight height: 88 m / 289 feet
  • Number of images: 184

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This dataset was collected by a senseFly albris drone, used to inspect an electricity transmission tower near senseFly HQ in Switzerland. The drone was operated in Interactive ScreenFly mode.

Read the albris accuracy whitepaper.

  • Resolution: 0.05 cm/px
  • Distance: down to 3m
  • Number of images: 7

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This dataset was collected by a senseFly albris drone, which flew 360 degrees around a GSM tower close to senseFly HQ in Switzerland. The drone was operated in Autonomous mapping mode using eMotion X’s Around Point of Interest mission block.

Read the albris accuracy whitepaper.

  • Resolution: 0.2 cm/px
  • Distance: 6 m to 10 m
  • Number of images: 83

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader

This dataset was collected by a senseFly albris drone, used to inspect a concrete bridge column in Switzerland. The drone was operated in Interactive ScreenFly mode with the following features activated: Distance Lock (set to 2.5 m), Cruise Control (set at 0.1 m/s) and Auto-Trigger (one image every 5 sec).

Read the albris accuracy whitepaper.

  • Resolution: 0.05 cm/px
  • Distance: 2.5 m
  • Number of images: 151

* Can be visualized with Quick Terrain Reader