About Sierra Pro Aerial Imaging®, LLC

Sierra Pro Aerial Imaging®, LLC is an FAA-certificated, insured, and BBB A+ accredited full-time commercial aerial imaging service provider. We provide aerial photography, video, & 360° interactive panoramas; close-up inspections of structures and buildings; aerial thermal imaging; and 3D models. Our industries include AEC (architecture, engineering, construction); commercial real estate sales, leasing, & property management; roofing; energy (solar); infrastructure; tourism & events; and public safety (fire, police, search & rescue, emergency services). We serve a 400-mile radius from Rocklin, CA. Our Part 107 certificate is current (renewed in August 2018).

Safe operations, legal compliance with regulations and ordinances, and production of quality deliverables that meet client requirements when using UASs necessitate the utilization of robust operating procedures. Our overall process includes: Specifying project scope of work and deliverables; Flight mission planning; Shot planning; Acquiring FAA, state, and local authorizations when applicable; Site risk assessment and mitigation planning; Weather assessment, both earth and space; Flying the mission, payload operation, image capture; and Post-production processing.

Our key hardware technology includes DJI Inspire 1s and 2, Sony a6300, and Ronin stabilizers. Our key software competencies cover Lightroom, Final Cut Pro, Pix4D, AgiSoft, and FLIR Tools, and others.

Services are priced per project rather than hourly to account for the project's particular details and deliverables. Factors that comprise a project's price may include: mission complexity, mission risk assessment and mitigation, acquisition of authorizations and permissions, flight and shot plan complexity, travel expenses, site prep, mission personnel needs, client-requested options, time on site, aircraft and payload requirements, post-processing, and image usage rights.

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