Logan Campbell is the founder and CEO of Aerotas. He graduated from Harvard Business School in 2015. A lifelong tinkerer and avid UAV enthusiast, Logan has hundreds of hours of flight experience over a broad set of UAVs.
When starting a drone mapping program, many surveyors begin by deciding which drone to purchase, and only after that do they start thinking about how they will produce their final survey deliverable using the drone.
In our experience implementing UAV mapping operations for surveyors, civil engineers, public works departments, photogrammetrists and others, the most critical lesson we have learned is the importance of starting simply.