How to use LASINFO from liblas to get your LIDAR information

Let’s get information about our point clouds with the liblas library.

In this tutorial I’ll show you how to use a command line tool called LASINFO to get information about your LIDAR point cloud data.

🌍 What is LIDAR?

LIDAR, also known as 3D laser scanning, is a method for determining ranges by targeting an object or a surface with a laser and measuring the time for the reflected light to return to the receiver.