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by Art Blos
Today, 06:27
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated October 30, 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 81

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated October 30, 2020

By the way, I forgot to say. The "hires" archive can be simply renamed.
by Art Blos
Today, 04:28
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated October 30, 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 81

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated October 30, 2020

SevenSpheres wrote:This version of Celestia Origin displays a large blue rectangle when the Lua Universal Tools are enabled.
This effect can sometimes appear when you the first time choose the suitable screen resolution. Then after restarting it should disappear.
by Art Blos
Yesterday, 22:39
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated October 30, 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 81

Project "Celestia Origin", release dated October 30, 2020

splash.png Dear members of the Celestia community! We’d like to introduce our Celestia Origin project whose goal is to upgrade Celestia 1.6.1 & 1.6.2 with the most current information about celestial bodies without modifying the source code. This project is the largest one of its kind in the Ru...
by Art Blos
29.10.2020, 20:41
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

Hey, folks. The time has come. Just a little bit left. :wink:
by Art Blos
29.10.2020, 20:33
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

Assigned names for 14 asteroids, 1 moon and 13 galaxies;
Assigned numbers for 31 asteroids.
by Art Blos
29.10.2020, 13:56
Forum: Ideas & News
Topic: Neural network image upscaling
Replies: 7
Views: 130

Re: Neural network image upscaling

I searched and found many pages where it is possible to make a neural-enhance test, so I tried the "classic" 2k Phobos Celestia image, obtaining for free a 4k image, in a metter of seconds (a payment isdue for images bigger than 3000x3000 pixel , alas!). Then I enlarged and cropped both i...
by Art Blos
28.10.2020, 19:34
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

LUT addons and Vi.Di.Ba. are divided into thematic sections.
ViDiBa.png
by Art Blos
28.10.2020, 19:27
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

Added collection of labels for exoplanets.
Kepler Exoplanets.png
by Art Blos
28.10.2020, 19:24
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

Added graphical buttons for all alternative Earth textures.
A panel with a legend has been made for the temperature map.

Earth Temperature.png
by Art Blos
28.10.2020, 19:21
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

Added "Geologic Time Scale" as part of the graphical interface Lua Universal Tools.
Geologic Time Scale 45,07 mya.png

Geologic Time Scale 353,45 mya.png

Geologic Time Scale 2 170 mya.png
by Art Blos
23.10.2020, 06:16
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

Duglis wrote:Can you do an exoplanet update that includes WD 1856 b?
Exoplanets will not be updated in this release.
by Art Blos
22.10.2020, 19:27
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

The base of comets has been completely re-created for the first time since January 2016. ⋅  Added 358 new comets; ⋅  The list of numbered periodic comets has been increased from 349 to 402; ⋅  Added a new standard model for contact-binary objects; ⋅  Simplifi...
by Art Blos
20.10.2020, 09:41
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

What is the url to download ORIGIN addons, please? Most of this is spacecrafts can be found in this thread. https://celestia.space/forum/viewtopic.php?f=23&t=18024 However, I would like to note that we improved the orbits of some spacecraft. In particular, the same "INSAT-3E". The nea...
by Art Blos
18.10.2020, 17:48
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

Duglis wrote:When you manually tick off some add-on boxes, is there a way to save that so you don't have do this again the next time you run the program?
What kind of settings do you mean? If you are talking about a graphical interface, then not yet.
by Art Blos
17.10.2020, 11:16
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

Thanks! Does that include also commercial releases (in case it is ever published)? I'm not opposed to licensing or a donation if that helps. It is surprisingly difficult to find high quality textures of the non "mainstream" inner planets. If you are interested in the textures of the inner...
by Art Blos
17.10.2020, 08:16
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

Added 4K-alternative texture of Jupiter from 2020 year.
Jupiter-2020.png
Jupiter 2020.08.25.png
by Art Blos
17.10.2020, 06:55
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020
Replies: 169
Views: 13179

Re: Project "Celestia Origin", release dated April 30, 2020

TheWanderer wrote:Is there any information on what is the license of these textures? I'm developing a space-themed game and it would be awesome if I could use them, with proper attribution. However, the archive does not contain any license information...
In most cases, it can be used with attribution.

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