EMERALD™ STAR

Fixed Digital Planetarium Projection system; up to 26Feet/8M domes. Quick set up, intuitive interface, high resolution full-dome digital All-sky projection. ~920,000 pixels resolution planetarium projector. With 4,000 ANSI Lumens(native ANSI). The EMERALD STAR-FIXED full dome projector is a modern digital planetarium at a fraction of the typical cost. Integrated computer, software and planetarium shows are included.
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Description

The world's best Fixed entry level digital planetarium projection system

Resolution
Brightness

Max dome ⌀

Angle of projection

Field of view

~920,000pixels    

4000Lum(native)   

 26Ft/8M   

~179deg

180deg-AllSky 



 EMERALD-Fixed-full-dome-digital-planetarium-projector

 

 

Emerald™-FIXED planetarium projectors - some advantages at a glance 

 

 

Software: enables to travel within our Solar System AND entire known universe

 Includes High-Resolution data sets of the Earth, solar system and Deep-Space objects for incredible detail.

Professional edition Included with no additional cost.

 

 

Use the built-in shows - or create your own planetarium shows.

 

 

plus High performance planetarium projection system plus

Remote gesture-controlled

via Emerald's Remote-Dome-Console [RDC]

plus Precision Fulldome Fisheye optics, with MgF2 coating. Made by Emerald-Planetariums™ plus Surround Audio output
plus

Safe-Lock robust design 

plus Active cooling - primary & secondary
plus Low power consumption, Plug-n-play
plus
Crisp Fulldome images. High luminosity  & contrast
plus Global Three-Year-Limited-Warranty
plus Software used by professional planetariums

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Emerald™ STAR

 

Fixed Planetarium projector

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Key Features

 

3D-Movies-icon   Remote-Control-icon ddr-pc-icon lens-icon Projector-icon sound-icon Safe Lock-icon warranty-period-icon
Planetarium shows & Software included

Wireless remote control

Super fast Computer

Unique Customizable Fisheye lens High luminosity & contrast    5.1 Surround audio output
'Safe-Lock design'  Three year limited warranty

 

 

 

 

 

 


Performance

 EMERALD™ STAR was developed specifically for fixed fulldome Planetarium domesTilted dome and other domed based theaters. Professional grade planetarium projector, suitable for fixed planetarium system.  The state-of-the-art projector relay on sophisticated software algorithm and integrated remote consule system to maintain wireless operation from any place within the dome. A modern digital All-sky projection system at a fraction of the typical cost!

Using a custom fisheye lens and HD projector the EMERALD™-STAR delivers bright and crisp images. Prepare yourself for amazing digital cinema experience - with the EMERALD™ planetarium projectors.

 

DESIGN AESTHETICS

Ideal design     Intelligent system     Premium quelity

CRISP & BRIGHT VIEWS

The EMERALD™-FIXED planetarium projector - made out of high quality materials, including custom made CNC aluminium parts and high-end coated (-- MgF2) lenses for an optimal Full dome projection. Projecting high contrast, crisp & bright images.

SAFE-LOCK 

Our 'safe-lock' design gives you the ability to lock access to the system. The entire system will be locked and safe including the optics, computer and projector. This is a crutial feature to any public planetarium, or in planetariums that uses the dome for other purposes as well. This technology will save your projection unit from the reach of untrained users.

M57

Projection Elevator? - Not necessary!


Emerald™'s unique custom planetarium projection solutions, eliminates the need for an elevator and other elevating constructions.

The projection unit can be located on the ground, for use with virtually any type of dome.

 

  

 

Flexability

 

We also offer "Science On a Dome™" & immersive gaming environment applications.

EMERALD™ planetariums also offers 3D 4D and even 5D projection systems with moving and vibrating chairs, wind and even special smells.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Remote Dome-Console

 

The Remote-All-Dome Console (RDC) is an intuitive and Gesture-Friendly User Interface. You can walk all around the dome while controlling the EMERALD™ computer's powerful features with the tip of your finger from any place within the dome.

The RDC will enable the dedicated planetarian to operate the entire live show from any place within the dome or to keep track of the prerecorded show in any given moment, even from outside the dome!

Read more...

 

Emerald planetarium projector

 

Image: remote controlling the Emerald™ planetarium's software using the Remote-All-Dome Console

 

 

 

 

Software

Emerald planetarium users have the ability to create, download and share virtualy any type of dome content (Astronomy, Oceanography, Geology, Ecology...). These are narrated fulldome shows.

 

 

- Enables to travel within our Solar System AND entire known universe

 

- Professional edition Included with no additional cost.
 
- Use the built-in shows, or create your own planetarium shows.

 

 

The software is easy to use while it employs powerful, everyday tools to analyze and visualize complex datasets. 

The planetarium operator has the ability to control the software using Kinect remote.

 

We also include 19 ready-to-play planetarium shows with the Emerald-STAR system.

Read more...

 

lunar panorama2

 

 

 

 

 

Internal wiring & Active cooling

 

The EMERALD™ STAR-FIXED planetarium projector has special properties that makes it especially suitable for educational uses. 

The unit was disgned and built in order to enable a 'plug-and-play operation', with a single cable.

 

 single cable

 

Image: a single cable operation

 

 

 

3D capabilities

 

The EMERALD™ planetarium projection system can be upgraded into a 3D 4D and even 5D projection system ! With moving and vibrating chairs, wind and even special smells.

Read more...

 

Emerald planetarium projector

 

Above image: Real projection on a 6Meter dome.

More images available in the Image Gallery

 

 

 

EMERALD™ PLANETARIUMS FISHEYE OPTICS


A DIFFERENCE YOU CAN SEE

optics small

 

Continue reading: Emerald™'s high definition optics

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

Emerald™ STAR

 

SPECIFICATIONS

 EMERALD-Fixed-full-dome-digital-planetarium-projector

Warranty

Three Year Limited Warranty

Free technical support and automated software updates for the life of your system

Recommended Dome Diameter

Up to 8 meters
Projector native Resolution

1080 pixels (1920X1080), FULL-HD DLP

Component , VGA/D-Sub/15-Pin , HDMI

Contrast Ratio 8000:1 (native projector's contrast)
Field of view 360°(-azimuth)  x 180°(-meridian) full sky

Projection type

Angle of Projection

Fulldome projection, fisheye custom lens including enhanced MgF2 optical Coating

~179 degrees All-sky projection system

Pixels per degree of sky 5.3 average
Number of unique pixels on dome ~920,000-pixels
Native Projector Brightness 4000 Lumens
Lamp life up to 3000 hours
Computer/server

Processor: Intel Core i7
Operating system: Windows 7/10
Memmory: 16GB DDR3
HD: up to 1TB 5400RPM
Wireless: WiFi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth

Software

 

Professional edition included!


Enables to travel within our Solar System AND entire known universe.

 

 

- Including the ability to fly outside our solar system

 

- Use the built-in shows - or create your own planetarium shows

 

- Includes High-Resolution data sets of the Earth, solar system and Deep-Space objects for incredible detail

 

- Built in Script-able capabilities

 

- Includes powerful 3D rendering engine

 

Remote All-Dome-Console KDC Included! For no extra cost.
Sound system

Stereo with external user supplied speakers. High quality Bluetooth Sound system available separately.

Power 100-240VAC, 50-60Hz
Hard case

Custom Steel hard-case  for easy transport on flat surfaces.

Storage / transportation box

Included

Weight

70Kg / 154lbs

Dimensions

System: 24 x 20 X 28 inches (60 x 50 x 70 cm)

Included shows

19 Free planetarium shows. Additional planetarium shows available for purchase.

 
 

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 customization

 

We offer a unique option to our clients - the ability to customize the system. This includes:

 

- Projector: Laser / LED

- Resolution: up to 2,500px

- Brightness: up to 12,000 NASI

- Angle of Projection: 25deg-195deg

Science On a Dome™

- Add your own logo

Contact us for further information.


 

 


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Video

The world's best Fixed entry level digital planetarium projection system

Resolution
Brightness

Max dome ⌀

Angle of projection

Field of view

~920,000pixels    

4000Lum(native)   

 26Ft/8M   

~179deg

180deg-AllSky 



 EMERALD-Fixed-full-dome-digital-planetarium-projector

 

 

Emerald™-FIXED planetarium projectors - some advantages at a glance 

 

 

Software: enables to travel within our Solar System AND entire known universe

 Includes High-Resolution data sets of the Earth, solar system and Deep-Space objects for incredible detail.

Professional edition Included with no additional cost.

 

 

Use the built-in shows - or create your own planetarium shows.

 

 

plus High performance planetarium projection system plus

Remote gesture-controlled

via Emerald's Remote-Dome-Console [RDC]

plus Precision Fulldome Fisheye optics, with MgF2 coating. Made by Emerald-Planetariums™ plus Surround Audio output
plus

Safe-Lock robust design 

plus Active cooling - primary & secondary
plus Low power consumption, Plug-n-play
plus
Crisp Fulldome images. High luminosity  & contrast
plus Global Three-Year-Limited-Warranty
plus Software used by professional planetariums

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Emerald™ STAR

 

Fixed Planetarium projector

const-hydrogen

Key Features

 

3D-Movies-icon   Remote-Control-icon ddr-pc-icon lens-icon Projector-icon sound-icon Safe Lock-icon warranty-period-icon
Planetarium shows & Software included

Wireless remote control

Super fast Computer

Unique Customizable Fisheye lens High luminosity & contrast    5.1 Surround audio output
'Safe-Lock design'  Three year limited warranty

 

 

 

 

 

 


Performance

 EMERALD™ STAR was developed specifically for fixed fulldome Planetarium domesTilted dome and other domed based theaters. Professional grade planetarium projector, suitable for fixed planetarium system.  The state-of-the-art projector relay on sophisticated software algorithm and integrated remote consule system to maintain wireless operation from any place within the dome. A modern digital All-sky projection system at a fraction of the typical cost!

Using a custom fisheye lens and HD projector the EMERALD™-STAR delivers bright and crisp images. Prepare yourself for amazing digital cinema experience - with the EMERALD™ planetarium projectors.

 

DESIGN AESTHETICS

Ideal design     Intelligent system     Premium quelity

CRISP & BRIGHT VIEWS

The EMERALD™-FIXED planetarium projector - made out of high quality materials, including custom made CNC aluminium parts and high-end coated (-- MgF2) lenses for an optimal Full dome projection. Projecting high contrast, crisp & bright images.

SAFE-LOCK 

Our 'safe-lock' design gives you the ability to lock access to the system. The entire system will be locked and safe including the optics, computer and projector. This is a crutial feature to any public planetarium, or in planetariums that uses the dome for other purposes as well. This technology will save your projection unit from the reach of untrained users.

M57

Projection Elevator? - Not necessary!


Emerald™'s unique custom planetarium projection solutions, eliminates the need for an elevator and other elevating constructions.

The projection unit can be located on the ground, for use with virtually any type of dome.

 

  

 

Flexability

 

We also offer "Science On a Dome™" & immersive gaming environment applications.

EMERALD™ planetariums also offers 3D 4D and even 5D projection systems with moving and vibrating chairs, wind and even special smells.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Remote Dome-Console

 

The Remote-All-Dome Console (RDC) is an intuitive and Gesture-Friendly User Interface. You can walk all around the dome while controlling the EMERALD™ computer's powerful features with the tip of your finger from any place within the dome.

The RDC will enable the dedicated planetarian to operate the entire live show from any place within the dome or to keep track of the prerecorded show in any given moment, even from outside the dome!

Read more...

 

Emerald planetarium projector

 

Image: remote controlling the Emerald™ planetarium's software using the Remote-All-Dome Console

 

 

 

 

Software

Emerald planetarium users have the ability to create, download and share virtualy any type of dome content (Astronomy, Oceanography, Geology, Ecology...). These are narrated fulldome shows.

 

 

- Enables to travel within our Solar System AND entire known universe

 

- Professional edition Included with no additional cost.
 
- Use the built-in shows, or create your own planetarium shows.

 

 

The software is easy to use while it employs powerful, everyday tools to analyze and visualize complex datasets. 

The planetarium operator has the ability to control the software using Kinect remote.

 

We also include 19 ready-to-play planetarium shows with the Emerald-STAR system.

Read more...

 

lunar panorama2

 

 

 

 

 

Internal wiring & Active cooling

 

The EMERALD™ STAR-FIXED planetarium projector has special properties that makes it especially suitable for educational uses. 

The unit was disgned and built in order to enable a 'plug-and-play operation', with a single cable.

 

 single cable

 

Image: a single cable operation

 

 

 

3D capabilities

 

The EMERALD™ planetarium projection system can be upgraded into a 3D 4D and even 5D projection system ! With moving and vibrating chairs, wind and even special smells.

Read more...

 

Emerald planetarium projector

 

Above image: Real projection on a 6Meter dome.

More images available in the Image Gallery

 

 

 

EMERALD™ PLANETARIUMS FISHEYE OPTICS


A DIFFERENCE YOU CAN SEE

optics small

 

Continue reading: Emerald™'s high definition optics

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

Emerald™ STAR

 

SPECIFICATIONS

 EMERALD-Fixed-full-dome-digital-planetarium-projector

Warranty

Three Year Limited Warranty

Free technical support and automated software updates for the life of your system

Recommended Dome Diameter

Up to 8 meters
Projector native Resolution

1080 pixels (1920X1080), FULL-HD DLP

Component , VGA/D-Sub/15-Pin , HDMI

Contrast Ratio 8000:1 (native projector's contrast)
Field of view 360°(-azimuth)  x 180°(-meridian) full sky

Projection type

Angle of Projection

Fulldome projection, fisheye custom lens including enhanced MgF2 optical Coating

~179 degrees All-sky projection system

Pixels per degree of sky 5.3 average
Number of unique pixels on dome ~920,000-pixels
Native Projector Brightness 4000 Lumens
Lamp life up to 3000 hours
Computer/server

Processor: Intel Core i7
Operating system: Windows 7/10
Memmory: 16GB DDR3
HD: up to 1TB 5400RPM
Wireless: WiFi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth

Software

 

Professional edition included!


Enables to travel within our Solar System AND entire known universe.

 

 

- Including the ability to fly outside our solar system

 

- Use the built-in shows - or create your own planetarium shows

 

- Includes High-Resolution data sets of the Earth, solar system and Deep-Space objects for incredible detail

 

- Built in Script-able capabilities

 

- Includes powerful 3D rendering engine

 

Remote All-Dome-Console KDC Included! For no extra cost.
Sound system

Stereo with external user supplied speakers. High quality Bluetooth Sound system available separately.

Power 100-240VAC, 50-60Hz
Hard case

Custom Steel hard-case  for easy transport on flat surfaces.

Storage / transportation box

Included

Weight

70Kg / 154lbs

Dimensions

System: 24 x 20 X 28 inches (60 x 50 x 70 cm)

Included shows

19 Free planetarium shows. Additional planetarium shows available for purchase.

 
 

planetarium projector

 download
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 customization

 

We offer a unique option to our clients - the ability to customize the system. This includes:

 

- Projector: Laser / LED

- Resolution: up to 2,500px

- Brightness: up to 12,000 NASI

- Angle of Projection: 25deg-195deg

Science On a Dome™

- Add your own logo

Contact us for further information.


 

 


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