A HISTORY OF TENNESSEE AERIAL IMAGERY
Desiring to start a viable and interesting venture, Josh Aders decided to create an Aerial Photography Business
in 2015 specializing in Construction and Commercial Real Estate Photography in Sevierville TN and surrounding
East TN areas. In the form of Tennessee Aerial Imagery. TAI specializes in 3D Mapping, Volumetrics, Structural
Inspection, Progression Monitoring, Thermal and Architectural Photography.
Josh Aders is a FAA Certified UAV Pilot and for the last three years has devoted himself to the craft of Aerial
Photography. In doing so Josh is constantly studying equipment, technique, photogrammetry and editing
to keep up with this evolving industry. Josh is eager to work towards giving the East Tennessee Area Aerial
and General Photography Services to the best of his abilities. Which not only include expert Aerial UAV
Operational Photography but a very talented hand and eye in the world of Editing. He always is striving to
find the right setup and setting but also the best finished product through editing. Josh is trained in the
professional use of photogrammetry programs with available expert resources to rely on. Never satisfied
with “good enough”, Josh seeks the best production for the project he is working on.
Josh has also obtained the unique and talented ability to provide magazine quality photos for the interior
and exterior needs of the Real Estate Industry as well.
Propeller Aero: Aero Points
Portable GPS Ground Control Points
that brings accuracy to 3D Mapping.
DJI M-210 / Multi Mission UAV
Tennessee Aerial Imagery
The DJI Z30 - 30X Optical / 6X Digital = 180X
DJI Inspire 1
In pertaining to DSM / DEM 3D Mapping:
Josh Aders is not a licensed surveyor. His
education, training and experience is within
photogrammetry acquisition and software
of mapping data and analysis for info only.
Josh Aders can provide data that is near
survey grade for informative site checks
within a reasonable degree of accuracy. It
is not to be used for engineering or design.
Only for site scouting and site progress
checks in comparison to design.