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24
Jul

3D aerial fly through over Portland and Cape Nelson wind farm, Victoria

3D fly through over Portland, Victoria generated from aerial photogrammetry

The city of Portland is the oldest European settlement in what is now the state of Victoria, Australia. It is the main urban centre of the Shire of Glenelg. It is located on Portland Bay.

The Portland wind farm is one of Australia’s largest wind farms. It consists of four separate sites. The project is expected to produce more than 500 GWh annually, enough electricity to power about 125,000 homes each year, and equal to more than 7% of Victoria’s residential electricity demand, or powering a city the size of Geelong. Read more »

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19
Jul

Aerial imagery: Kangaroo Island December 2007 bushfires…four years later

In December 2007 Kangaroo Island, South Australia has been hit by a series of bushfires which destroyed more than 95000 hectares of forest ( 20% of the island) and unfortunately killed countless animals. The Flinders National Park, Vivionne Bay and D’Estrees Bay were the most ravaged area.

More than 800 personnel where involved in fire fighting efforts and the event was the largest bushfire operation in South Australia to date. Read more »

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17
Jul

Bendigo 3D Flood simulation using high resolution aerial data

 

Based on a 7cm very high resolution digital aerial imagery acquired with our UltraCam-X camera system and a 10cm digital surface model, this short video shows a simulated 7m water level rise in Bendigo, Victoria.

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9
Jul

Dense Matching – 3D Point clouds from aerial and street-level imagery

The UltraMap 3.0 Beta season is almost on us and it promises a great new development in mainstream air-borne photogrammetry. Pervasive availability of 3D point clouds with attached colour information, without requiring a separate Read more »

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