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iDome for collection

There are three, 4m diameter, iDomes available to a good home. They are currently dismantled and available (free) for pickup from Argenton (near Newcastle). If anyone is interested please send me an email. First come best dressed. Shells only, not the … Continue reading

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Bits and pieces

I haven’t contributed to this group for a while so here are a few bits and pieces. Two exhibitions to look out for this year, both employing the 6m diameter, 8 x high resolution projector system that is DomeLab. One will … Continue reading

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Domelab Masterclass

Advanced Immersive Visualisation and Interactive Engagement with DomeLab DomeLab is the first mobile ultra-high resolution fulldome in Australia. Learn from leading experts Prof. Sarah Kenderdine, Prof. Paul Burke, A/Prof Stefan Greuter and Dr Christopher Barker about the challenges and opportunities … Continue reading

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MCIC: Michael Crough Innovation Centre

DomeLab at the MCIC (Michael Crough Innovation Centre) Shows during the Michael Crough Innovation Centre exhibition at UNSW

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Look up Mumbai

Some photographs from “Look Up Mumbai”, an exhibition of DomeLab. DomeLab is  the first ultra-high resolution (4K) experimental fulldome in Australia. It is a unique, low-cost display system integrating technical innovation in computing power and graphics capabilities with aesthetic innovation in content … Continue reading

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DomeLab Workshop, Oct 23 2015

DOMELAB WORKSHOP OCT 23 2015

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Sneak preview

Here is a sneak preview of our new touring dome in the assembly/test area in Germany and currently in boxes on its way to UNSW, Sydney. Just sitting on boxes in this photo, but eventually it sits on legs raising the … Continue reading

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Plant Energy Biology

A short fulldome piece was recently created for Plant Energy Biology at UWA. See http://paulbourke.net/exhibition/PEB/ Contains a number of visualisations from my team, nice fisheye timelapse, lovely music and so on … all on the “smell of an oily rag” … Continue reading

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3D asset creation using photogrammetry

As with all my posts (it seems) this may only be remotely planetarium related, but the assets being captured from these indigenous sites are intended to be experienced in an immersive dome based environment. Many will be aware that one very useful … Continue reading

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Seamans mission in Melbourne

Since the APS is in Melbourne over the next day or two I thought it was interesting to consider one of the other domes in Melbourne, the Seamans Mission. External photograph below The interior is delightful, including the 4 second … Continue reading

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