In this version developments are below
- Increased count of shown nebulas, galaxies and other deep space object images and updated texures with high resolution ones. Now added about 300 object images with space coordinates.
Sample screenshots below are showing differences between old and new textures.

In Previous version In version 2.6 In Previous version In version 2.6

- Added Colored-Hevelius constellation image library.

  

Shira Player 2.5 has been released.
In this version new Altitude feature is added. Atmosphere and landscape up to 10000 meters altitude are simulated with simple controls. So users can experience how the sky from Everest mountain is viewed on planetarium dome. 

Everest Summit image. Photo: AFP

 

 Mr.Michael Møller is Astronomy, Physics, Geosciences teacher at Rosborg School has choosen to use "Shira Universe" for their astronomy education at 7 meter dome mobile planetarium.

https://www.rosborg-gym.dk/
https://www.facebook.com/Rosborggymnasium

In this version, added "Prepared two projector" support to the Shira Player projector plugin.

This feature is suitable for direct opposition facing cove mounted projectors. It includes prepared distortion and blend files. Users can fine-tune the most suitable image for their two projector setups. 

 

AI Planetarium is a mobile planetarium that outreach serves especially to the hospitals. They bought Shira Universe license from Altair LLC for their rehabilitation services.

http://aiplanet-sky.net/
http://hospla.net/
https://www.facebook.com/hospitalplanetarium/