GCAM Aerial Mapping - About Us

About GCAM and Ace Aerial LLC

Ace Aerial LLC and Gulf Coast Aerial Mapping

Ace Aerial LLC (ACE) and Gulf Coast Aerial Mapping are companies owned and operated by Mr. Edward A. Foster.   Gulf Coast Aerial Mapping (GCAM) has been in the aerial photography and photogrammetry business since 1964.  In 2006 GCAM purchased ACE from Wil Moore.  ACE had been in business since 1947 providing aerial photography and mapping services to Oklahoma and the surrounding states.  Together we have been providing digital photogrammetric services since 1986 and digital orthophoto services since 1995.

History of Ace Aerial Photography

Started by Wil Moore, Ace Aerial Photography was Oklahoma's oldest aerial photography company.

In 1943, Wil was working for the CAA, now know as the FAA. His position was with flight inspection. He continued taking aerial photos and in 1947 Ace Aerial Photography was started. Since 1947, Ace has been providing high quality aerial photography and customer service. Ace has accumulated one of the largest aerial negative archives available in Oklahoma, adding new negatives every year.

We have negatives covering all of Oklahoma east of the Panhandle, with many areas back to the 1950's. We can also provide coverage for the 48 continental United States We have stock color photography of various areas in Oklahoma, and custom color can be made to specifications.

Uses for Aerial Photography

  • Eningeering
  • Land Development
  • Environmental Studies
  • Historical Changes
  • Topographic Mapping
  • Legal Disputes
  • GPS/GIS Background Maps
  • Construction Project Progress

 

Wil Moore

Former owner and founder of Ace Aerial Photography, Wil Moore, has been involved in aerial photography since WWII.  Wil retired in 2006 and is enjoying life with his wife and family in Edmond OK.