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21 Mar: Preserve and Promote — Using Drones to Digitise Archaeological Sites in the Kurdish Region of Northern Iraq

When it comes to surveying historical sites, using classical archaeological methods can be slow and labour-intensive. As a result, an…

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21 Feb: What I Learned From 500 Professional Drone Flights — With Cesar Urrutia of SPACEDAT, Peru

Agricultural data experts, SPACEDAT of Peru, recently reached an enviable drone milestone: 500 successful drone flights completed. Waypoint met the…

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07 Feb: Into The Woods—Stefano Puliti On Using Drone-Based Aerial Photogrammetry In Forestry

As unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs or drones) find their place in the forestry sector, Waypoint met with a pioneer in…

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17 Jan: Levelling Up — First Glimpse of a New GPS vs. UAV Elevation Survey

When it comes to planning drainage activities on farms that grow crops such as rice, elevation survey data—and its accuracy—is…

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10 Jan: Meet a Dronepreneur — 5 Questions for Joel F. Cruz of SRDP Consulting Inc.

At this year’s Intergeo exhibition in September, Waypoint caught up with a true Asian drone pioneer. Joel Ferrer Cruz heads…

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20 Dec: How LafargeHolcim Uses Drones to Manage its Stockpile Inventory & Optimise Efficiency (VIDEO)

Inspired by the unmanned aircraft use of its Nigerian sister company, cement producer LafargeHolcim Tanzania turned to senseFly’s eBee UAV…

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06 Dec: Commercial Drone FAIL – Operator Mishaps From Around The World

While the vast majority of commercial drone operators succeed at running safe, successful UAV missions, mistakes and accidents do still…

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22 Nov: Meet a Dronepreneur — 5 Questions for Mark of Hewitt Precision Insights

An experienced agriculture mechanic, Mark Hewitt of Hewitt Precision Insights is no stranger to delving deep into technology. However, when…

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08 Nov: Power Up – A Drone Battery Management Guide

A drone’s battery is truly a crucial component. Care for it well and you will both prolong its life and…