DJI to FLIR Tools thermal image converter

DJI to FLIR converter

November 2020, I started receiving calls from friends and customers asking if I had a way of viewing DJI thermal Images in FLIR Tools. Around this time, most of my team was using DRS detectors, but we had a shiny new thermal payload from DJI sitting in a box ready for testing. At first we didn’t realize […]

How I got into aerial thermography.

My first multirotor

Merging my computer science background and love for aviation, I hacked a Flir i7 thermal camera and placed it on a homebuilt multirotor. I had to do this because I wanted a thermal camera on an aerial platform, but there weren’t any. This was July of 2009, and drone manufactures weren’t selling drones ready-to-fly drones. […]