Oct 1-3, 2018 | The Westgate | Las Vegas
Incorporating Drone World Expo

Pix4D User Workshop

Registration for this workshop is now sold out.


Course 01: Tuesday, October 24th | 8:30AM – 5:30PM

Course 02: Wednesday, October 25th | 8:30AM – 5:30PM


Course 01: $475 w/purchase of Full Conference Passport ($595 without purchase of Full Passport)

Bundle (Course 01 & 02): $795 w/purchase of Full Conference Passport ($995 without purchase of Full Passport)


Register for the Workshop when you register for Commercial UAV Expo


Kickstart your workflow by learning about Pix4D’s recommended best practices when capturing and processing your imagery.

This is a technical workshop for professionals using drones in their practice. The workshop will introduce you to creating accurate reconstructions and improving your results. It is an in-person event taught by Pix4D staff.

Which course is right for me?

Course 01 provides the fundamental concepts necessary for understanding data capture best practices. In addition, the general workflow for processing imagery, marking GCPs, and verifying accuracy is covered in detail.

Course 02 applies the lessons of Course 01 and covers advanced processing techniques and a review of the Quality Report and Processing Options. Course 01 is a prerequisite for Course 02.

Discounted 30-day license for Pix4Dmapper Pro

By registering for this workshop you are eligible to purchase a 30-day license to Pix4Dmapper Pro for a one-time discounted price of $150.The license will be provided to you onsite on the day of the workshop. If you would like to start processing with Pix4Dmapper Pro before the workshop, please either request a trial license from the Pix4Dmapper Welcome Tab, or purchase a license at https://mapper.pix4d.com/store. The 30-day license can be redeemed at any time during, or after, the workshop.

Workshop Content:

Course 01 (Day 1) – Fundamental Concepts and General Processing Workflow w/GCPs

  • Lecture
    • The Theory and Science of Photogrammetry
    • Aerial Mapping RGB Image Acquisition: Best Practices
    • Georeferencing, Project Accuracy, and Ground Control: Best Practices
    • Hardware Recommendations
  • Lab Exercises
    • Creating a New Project in Pix4Dmapper Pro
    • Step 1: Initial Processing
    • Creating a Processing Area
    • Marking GCP Targets
    • Reoptimizing the Project
    • Step 2: Point Cloud and Mesh
    • Working in the rayCloud
    • Using the Point Cloud Editor
    • Volume Calculations
    • Generating a 3D Mesh
    • Step 3: DSM, and Orthomosaic
    • Working in the Mosaic Editor
    • Generating an Orthomosaic, DSM and DTM
    • Contours and Outputs

Course 02 (Day 2) – Advanced Processing Techniques & Quality Report Review

  • Lecture
    • Review of the Quality Report
    • Review of Processing Options
    • Image Acquisition of Vertical Structures: Best Practices
    • Mapping Indoors: Best Practices
  • Lab Exercises
    • 3D Reconstruction of Vertical Structures
    • Applying Scale and Orientation Constraints
    • Making Linear and Area Measurements
    • Advanced Point Cloud Editing
    • Masking Images using Image Annotation
    • Applying the Clipping Box
    • Generating an Orthoplane
    • Merging Oblique and Nadir Imagery and Manual Tie Points
    • Generating Video Animations


Contact – training@pix4d.com

The Commercial UAV Event for:

Surveying & Mapping

Civil Infrastructure

Mining & Aggregates


Process, Power & Utilities

Law Enforcement, Emergency Response & Search and Rescue

Precision Agriculture


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