This version published with some improvements and bug fixes.

Improvements:
- Galaxy images replaced with high resolution colored ones.
- Added most known Deep Space Objects high resolution textures on the 3D Sky.

  

- The target object information is shown along with the distance on the preview screen.
 
- Added "Orion Nebula Travelling" script ( orion_goto.sus )
- Produced fulldome 2K frames and created fulldome video

 

Shira Universe version 3.8.3 is released.
From now on, manufacturers of computer-integrated single projectors will be able to manage the Shira Universe app wirelessly directly from a mobile tablet, without the console display. This feature has been added in version 3.8.3.

  
Make the following adjustments to turn on this feature.
- Download the latest ShiraUniverse3.8.rar package.It includes 3.8.3 version exe.
- Unrar and run SU as Administrator mode.
- Open General Settings in the Settings form.
- Check the "Web Remote Control"
- Check the "Work only projector..."
- Check the "Auto start..."
- Click "Save All" button
- Restart SU or computer.
If you restart the computer, SU should run automatically and only the projector screen should be turned on in the primary window.
- Now open the web browser in the Android Tablet or IPad
- Browse http://computer-ip-address:port-no

PS : Shared main screen with the projector from the screen settings must be selected.

Shira Universe 3.7 is published with Remote Control Module.
Now, Shira Universe can control from every machine with web based remote control feature.


Fulldome Producer Feature

Now Shira Universe users can produce fulldome content for use as footages or for save&show again their presentations. The recording format is image sequence Jpeg or Png format.

In addition If you wish, you can save your script presentations as an image sequence. You can convert the image sequence to video using "Shira Encoder" or a third party tool (etc. Adobe After Effect).


Warning : Those who have already bought and demonstrated "Shira Universe" must complete apply form and send it to NAOJ.
However, if the licensed users produced videos for commerical, they should obtain permission for each video from NAOJ by completing below link form.

https://4d2u.nao.ac.jp/english/index.html#notice

 

Now "Shira Universe" 3.6 version can play VR equirectangular videos on the dome. In order for Shira Universe or Shira Player to identify these videos, the aspect ratio must be 2:1 .
There are many high resolution VR videos on the Youtube channels. We have downloaded and prepared a sample VR video for playing in Shira Universe or Shira Player on the dome.

Sample converted VR to equirectangular video for SU or SP can download from web page download side "Others" section and test.