Long time recreational drone pilot beginning with DJI’s first Phantom drones in 2013. Insurance (claims) professional and technology leader. FAA Part 107 certified and focused on inspections (roofs, etc) and mapping/3D modeling of terrain and buildings. Construction progression and site surveys (not a licensed surveyor) using multi-week/month captures using autonomous flight management for repeatable flights & image capture from precisely the same points over time. Professionally trained in drone operations and flight as well as night flight trained for daytime waivers.
Current equipment capable of 12-48MP image resolution including 4K up to 60FPS.
Drones include DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2, Inspire 1 V2 w/Zenmuse X3 camera gimbal (capable of Zenmuse X5 camera gimbal if needed) and Mavic Air 2. Each fits a different mission profile and is used as appropriate to best match drone capability to mission needs and environmental conditions (e.g. wind, distance, etc.).