Navigate Pointcloud

Point Cloud view on Mobile Mapping tab The aim of this exercise is to show the user how to visualize, navigate and change the presentation of the point cloud. The user will be able to navigate in 3D view and modify its presentation using the Mobile Mapping sidebar options.

  • Relevant for : 3DM Feature Extraction, 3DM Content Manager, 3DM Publisher
  • Product use for recording : 3DM Feature Extraction Standard 18.1.1


Reference documentation

Preceding Exercises


  • BE Ghent/MMS Orbit Runs


Open the 3D Pointcloud View, navigate and change presentation of the pointcloud.

  1. Open run
    BE Gent by Topcon.
  2. Open 3D Point Cloud View
    Click and drag on the Map 2D, a 3D Pointcloud View will open
  3. Navigate
    Move through the point cloud.
  4. Change the presentation of the point cloud
    Display points by reflection, with pixel size 2.
  5. Open panoramic image
    Open a panoramic image from the 3D Pointcloud View.
  6. Overlay pointcloud
    Toggle between showing/not showing the pointcloud superimposed on the image.
  7. Change the presentation of the point cloud
    Only display points that are in 2 seconds from the current open panoramic image.



Last modified:: 2019/03/25 11:36