Learn how to process thermal dataset in Pix4Dmapper acquired by Parrot ANAFI Thermal. The processing will only work from version 4.5.4. You can update the software from here.
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- Use the Pix4Dcapture app to plan and fly the mission. For more information: Pix4capture - Getting Started.
- By default, the sensor for the Anafi Thermal is the Anafi 4K. Select the thermal camera in the drone/camera settings.
- The GSD displayed to the user is from the RGB camera.
- Create a new project in Pix4Dmapper. For more information: New project in Pix4Dmapper.
- At the stage of importing the images add Rjpg files to the project.
- In the Processing Options Template, select 3D Maps or 3D Models, not the Thermal Map template as the photogrammetric processing is done using the RGB images.
- To generate the thermal 3D Textured Mesh, open Processing Options > 2. Point Cloud and Mesh > Advanced and select Thermal as a source of information for the Mesh Texture.
- Click on rayCloud. Go to Triangle Meshes.
- The triangle mesh has a colour and shader dropdown as a part of display properties.
- Select Thermal as the shader.
- The mesh will have a thermal texture for visualization.