Posts by trappistplanets

by trappistplanets
13.06.2021, 00:20
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Tiangong - Chinese Space Station
Replies: 5
Views: 215

Re: Tiangong - Chinese Space Station

Anthony_B_Russo10 wrote:There is no need to bring this up in the addon thread.
i'll give it an edit
and chop the part your talking about out of the message

Added after 4 minutes 11 seconds:
there chopped a part of it out,
anyways to bring this back on topic, here is an image i snapped of the core module
Untitled.png
she is looking sweet!
by trappistplanets
12.06.2021, 23:54
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Tiangong - Chinese Space Station
Replies: 5
Views: 215

Re: Tiangong - Chinese Space Station

was this the Tianhe thing you were showing me in discord DMs(i need to talk to you abotu that in PMS not here btw)?

Added after 4 minutes 53 seconds:
downloading right now
by trappistplanets
11.06.2021, 20:42
Forum: Add-on development
Topic: Onis System
Replies: 71
Views: 12088

Re: Onis System

so you mixed jupiter images/maps
by trappistplanets
11.06.2021, 17:40
Forum: Add-on development
Topic: Onis System
Replies: 71
Views: 12088

Re: Onis System

Forgot to mention this yesterday, but Andoria's name has been changed to "Lyrati," it has recieved a remastered version of its old texture, Hopps has been renamed to "Rothtin," and a new moon called "Thernkal" has been added to account for the large gap in Lyrati's rin...
by trappistplanets
11.06.2021, 13:06
Forum: Physics and Astronomy
Topic: Juno Ganymede flyby
Replies: 9
Views: 486

Re: Juno Ganymede flyby

i have compiled a map from more images
ganymede-juno.png


here is one that i colored with the colors from askaniy's ganymede map
rgbganymede-juno.png
by trappistplanets
10.06.2021, 10:57
Forum: Physics and Astronomy
Topic: Exoplanet Misconceptions
Replies: 13
Views: 631

Re: Exoplanet Misconceptions

Eric Nelson wrote:Planets must orbit stars at the right distance in order to support life.
is a potentaly hasbitible moon of a gas planet able to meet all these requierments
(it can still meet the large moon one of the hasbibible moon orbits far enough from the gas planet, it could have a submoon)
by trappistplanets
09.06.2021, 18:08
Forum: Celestia Users
Topic: Pictures from Celestia
Replies: 677
Views: 140821

Re: Pictures from Celestia

john71 wrote:These are mountains projected on a sphere and no amount of light effects can hide that.
very very true
by trappistplanets
09.06.2021, 10:43
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Generic exoplanet textures
Replies: 11
Views: 507

Re: Generic exoplanet textures

Anthony_B_Russo10 wrote:To be fair cubic, these could be best added into version 1.7.0 for its final release (when it actually happens) to replace the current defaults.
finally we have a spacific texture for rocky planets, so they don't need to use asteroid.jpg, and asteroid.jpg finaly has a good replacement
by trappistplanets
08.06.2021, 20:12
Forum: Physics and Astronomy
Topic: Exoplanet Misconceptions
Replies: 13
Views: 631

Re: Exoplanet Misconceptions

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9QmEKGEC2B0
huge pulsar properties misconceptions
by trappistplanets
08.06.2021, 19:14
Forum: Physics and Astronomy
Topic: Juno Ganymede flyby
Replies: 9
Views: 486

Re: Juno Ganymede flyby

Art Blos wrote:Goood!
i am creating a 4k map from that image

Added after 17 minutes 45 seconds:
Art Blos wrote:Goood!
here is the 4k map just containing that image from yesterday's flyby
ganymede juno 2021.png
by trappistplanets
08.06.2021, 15:53
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Generic exoplanet textures
Replies: 11
Views: 507

Re: Generic exoplanet textures

ok thanks!
by trappistplanets
08.06.2021, 15:38
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Generic exoplanet textures
Replies: 11
Views: 507

Re: Generic exoplanet textures

i am using ttarrent's catalog and there are millions of exoplanets that uses asteroid.jpg
how can i select all of the "asteroid.*" stuff all at once so i can replace all of them quickly
by trappistplanets
08.06.2021, 12:54
Forum: Ideas & News
Topic: Which are the most underdeveloped parts of Celestia?
Replies: 19
Views: 543

Re: Which are the most underdeveloped parts of Celestia?

In addition, the surface of terrestrial worlds are flat there needs to be procedual surface topograpy based on the given bump map, and when your really close, the game can just randomly prodedualy render topogeaphy that was unable to be specified in the bump map Yes, we should use cmod files for mo...
by trappistplanets
08.06.2021, 12:48
Forum: Celestia Users
Topic: Pictures from Celestia
Replies: 677
Views: 140821

Re: Pictures from Celestia

Eric Nelson wrote:Yup. That's among the things on CO that should be kept up to date the most often.
very very true
by trappistplanets
08.06.2021, 11:30
Forum: Celestia Users
Topic: Pictures from Celestia
Replies: 677
Views: 140821

Re: Pictures from Celestia

Eric Nelson wrote:Celestia Origin needs some massive updating on some files, like exoplanets and stars.
true, they should be keeping up to date with tom's catalog
by trappistplanets
08.06.2021, 11:22
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Barnard's Star b
Replies: 10
Views: 3176

Re: Barnard's Star b

Eric Nelson wrote:In 2021, the radial velocity signal vanished since we got newer data about the star, proving the so-called planet doesn't exist after all: https://www.forbes.com/sites/brucedorminey/2021/0 ... barnards-star/?sh=79891a41842a
yeah that is sad
by trappistplanets
08.06.2021, 11:21
Forum: Ideas & News
Topic: Which are the most underdeveloped parts of Celestia?
Replies: 19
Views: 543

Re: Which are the most underdeveloped parts of Celestia?

1) Poor look of galaxies; 2) Poor look of cometary tail yeah, galaxies and comet tails could use some updates and changes a galaxy by default should resemble something like this (looks of all galaxies will be different) (this is just ngc 4414) https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/c/...
by trappistplanets
08.06.2021, 11:18
Forum: Ideas & News
Topic: Which are the most underdeveloped parts of Celestia?
Replies: 19
Views: 543

Re: Which are the most underdeveloped parts of Celestia?

stars and galaxies don't move 10) Lack of choice of alternative textures for clouds; yes! that is a must have 4) Poor look of black holes; yes black holes need magor updates, ie, gravitational lenses, acreation disks (like ones in space engine) (not all black holes have disks however) some neutron s...
by trappistplanets
08.06.2021, 00:12
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: SevenSpheres' Addons
Replies: 65
Views: 17186

Re: SevenSpheres' Addons

Unfortunately I have had to make some of these addons no longer available to download (specifically, those containing fictional textures made by me) due to a worldbuilding wiki unrelated to Celestia using them without my permission and this being sanctioned by an admin there. DON'T DO THAT, if i we...

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