[HOT] [talk-oam] Crowdsourcing Point Clouds for Disaster Response

Stephen Mather stephen at smathermather.com
Sat Apr 11 12:46:33 UTC 2015


Definitely, @Patrick,

Cheers,
Best,
Steve
On Apr 11, 2015 12:52 AM, "Patrick Meier" <patrick at irevolutions.org> wrote:

> Hi All,
>
> Many thanks for exploring my blog post further as I'd really like to move
> forward on this.
>
> @Stephen, can we look into possible integration between OpenDroneMap and
> MicroMappers to make this happen?
>
> Thanks again,
> Patrick
>
>
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> On Fri, Apr 10, 2015 at 8:47 PM, Stephen Mather <stephen at smathermather.com
> > wrote:
>
>> One additional thought -- point clouds are a nice product from image
>> matching, as are orthophotos. I've been thinking for a while that
>> Pictometry/Bird's eye view-like output would be another valuable product
>> that could be generated with OpenDroneMap.
>>
>> Ok, back to Friday night.
>> Cheers,
>> Best,
>> Steve
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On Fri, Apr 10, 2015 at 8:42 PM, Stephen Mather <
>> stephen at smathermather.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Ok, did a terrible job reading Patrick's post initially. The last couple
>>> of paragraphs take it home to an interesting proposition. Ahem. Sorry for
>>> replying without deep reading... I blame Friday night.
>>>
>>> This is a really interesting proposal -- especially proposal of a
>>> platform, and crowd sourcing + AI for feature identification. I could see a
>>> role for ODM in this.
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>> Best,
>>> Steve
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Fri, Apr 10, 2015 at 8:10 PM, Stephen Mather <
>>> stephen at smathermather.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Here's the one minute summary for OpenDroneMap
>>>>
>>>> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0UctfoeNB_Y&feature=youtu.be
>>>>
>>>> I think an important space to solve is the hosting of point clouds.
>>>> Howard Butler and crew are working in this. For the client side of this,
>>>> see e.g. http://plas.io
>>>>
>>>> I agree with Patrick's implication (or perhaps I'm inferring) that it
>>>> world be great to see someone addressing the hosting and visualization of
>>>> point clouds for humanitarian response.  AFAIK, Howard's work is the
>>>> furthest along in solving these specific technical problems.
>>>>
>>>> Cheers,
>>>> Best,
>>>> Steve
>>>> On Apr 10, 2015 7:59 PM, "Stephen Mather" <stephen at smathermather.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi Christian, Patrick,
>>>>>
>>>>> OpenDroneMap does this, is open source and under active development.
>>>>>
>>>>> Cheers!
>>>>> Best,
>>>>> Steve
>>>>> On Apr 10, 2015 2:42 PM, "Christian Ledermann" <
>>>>> christian.ledermann at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Point Clouds, or 3D models derived from high resolution aerial
>>>>>> imagery, are in fact nothing new. Several software platforms already
>>>>>> exist to reconstruct a series of 2D aerial images into fully fledged
>>>>>> 3D-fly-through models.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> http://irevolution.net/2015/04/09/crowdsourcing-point-clouds-for-disaster-response/
>>>>>>
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> Best Regards,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Christian Ledermann
>>>>>>
>>>>>> London - UK
>>>>>> Mobile : +44 7474997517
>>>>>>
>>>>>> https://www.linkedin.com/in/christianledermann
>>>>>> https://github.com/cleder/
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
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