AR Coverage Mesh allows you to monitor the photo coverage progress of your scan by displaying a live heatmap that updates as the drone captures scan images.

  • Yellow indicates minimal coverage
  • Purple indicates full coverage

Quick Steps

Step 1 - Select 3D Capture mode

Step 2 - Select the icon to display real-time AR photo coverage of your scan

Ensure coverage of key areas and enable the AR Coverage Mesh:

  • During the Explore phase
  • Live while scanning
  • Viewing the scan in the AR Observer
  • Manual Capture

[info] Tap mceclip0.png in the top right corner to toggle the AR Coverage Mesh. [/info]


AR Coverage Mesh toggled on during the scan


AR Coverage Mesh wireframe toggled on during the Explore step

[note] Images are not captured during the Explore phase, but the coverage mesh will show the low-poly map building process.  [/note] 

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Explore related articles for additional information:

3D Scan Quick Start Guide

3D Scan Settings Overview

How to use 3D Capture with 3D Scan

How to use 3D Tower Capture with Skydio 3D Scan


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