Shira Universe has Mitaka based sky generator and media presenter for fixed and mobile domes planateriums.
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What is new and fixes since previous version

  • Flat image manager in Media Manager

The flat images are presented with this feature by free image browsing on computer.

  • Enhanced Constellations manager

Single constellation art, line or boundary selection manager or seasonal group selection capability.

Mr. Mark Watson, Education/Planetarium Officer has just chosen for using Shira Player on their inflatable dome mobile plantetarium service to present live astronomy planetarium shows and/or play 360° fulldome.

 

http://www.winchestersciencecentre.org/
http://www.winchestersciencecentre.org/planetarium-cinema/mobile-planetarium-for-hire/
https://www.facebook.com/winchestersciencecentre

This video is prepared by Osamu Kato (AltairLLC)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-op5WMfSm8

Wynyard Planetarium is in Teesside Astronomical Science Centre' structure.
It has 7 meter fixed dome.
Mr. Peter Guy Hanna and friends give astronomy eduction with ShiraPlayer, now.

http://www.teesside-astronomy.org.uk/
http://wynyard-planetarium.net/Main.htm
https://www.facebook.com/wynyardplanetarium

Real-Time 3D Space Flight experience with Planetarium Presentation

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he published Shira Universe software is developed based on Japan National Observatory (NAOJ)  Four-Diamensional Digital (4D2U) Project (http://4d2u.nao.ac.jp/) of Mitaka software which has MIT license. 

The Shira Universe 1.0 includes all of 1.3.0 version of the Mitaka software features. For detailed information about Mitaka http://4d2u.nao.ac.jp/html/program/mitaka/index_E.html

The Shira Universe (SU, as shortly) is a specific version for planetarium use only. It is aimed to facilitate of presentation of planetarium.

Benefits of Shira Universe

* Useful Console Manager

The SU has splitted and advanced screen console to control projection screen. Nearly all visual controls have fade on/off effect.  Below screenshots are taken while Sky Manager Display Settings window is opened. There are enough controls in the "Sky Manager - Display settings" window.

Shira Universe Main Control Console with preivew screen

Fisheye Projection
Spherical Projection
Hakoniwa Calibration System single cove projector projection