SkyCatch Blog

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 »