SkyCatch Blog

4 Awesome Ways To Bring Skycatch Data Into Your Construction Workflows: Introducing Our Direct Export Feature

  At Skycatch we know that when it comes to construction industry workflows, the name of the game is immediacy and flexibility. When you need something, you need it now. Construction professionals depend on a dizzying array of tools, softwares and workflows they utilize on a daily basis in order to achieve their desired outcome…. continue reading »

I PASSED PART 107, PART 2: 6 Must-Do Study Tactics from a Certified Flight Instructor

This is the second in a series of articles on Part 107 and complying with FAA regulations. Check out Part 1 and subscribe to our blog to get automatically updated when the next one is published! This week, our guest blogger is Gil Aguilar, a certified flight instructor and sUAS operations expert who performs weekly… continue reading »

DASHBOARD UPDATE: New 3D Viewers & Map Sharing Links

At Skycatch, we’re constantly improving our tools so that you can make the most out of your drone data. In this newest update, we’ve built in new ways for you to preview your 3D files and easily share your data with others. 3D Point Cloud & Mesh Viewer We’re introducing two more amazing ways to… continue reading »

Skycatch Releases New Update to Flight App

We’re excited to announce the newest update to our DJI iOS flight app! Our team worked hard to incorporate your feedback, and we’ve implemented some key features that we think will make capturing your drone data easier than ever.   Full Screen Video With full screen video you can verify settings and functionality of the camera,… continue reading »

New Release: OBJ Generation & New Units of Measure

Thanks to your valued feedback, we’ve done some work under the hood to improve stability and performance of the Dashboard to make your experience even better. You can count on us to do this on every single release. We hope you’ll love the new and improved user experience and awesome new features, including: Automatic OBJ… continue reading »

Apples & Oranges: Making the Most Out of Your Drone

Here at Skycatch, we’ve learned a tremendous amount from our customers using our platform and from our partners using a variety of systems for capturing aerial data.  As you read this article, customers are flying drones at commercial job sites all over the world.  The little known secret is that most people flying drones are… continue reading »

3 Ways the FAA’s New UAV Regulations Will Transform How Drones do Business

This morning, FAA rulemakers released a new bill that marks a pivotal moment in the use of drones in the United States. “Part 107,” as it’s called, is a long-awaited addition to federal airspace regulations that makes it much easier and cheaper to operate drones for commercial purposes (like surveying, inspection, and filming). For the… continue reading »

New Release: Flight Direction Control

We’re excited to announce several exciting new updates today. The first is a feature called Flight Direction Control. This feature gives you the ability to set the flight direction in order to optimize for the shape of your flight area. Use Flight Direction Control to set the flight path relative to wind, terrain, and obstacles. COMMANDER… continue reading »