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17 Jul 2020 01:44

Greetings all, 

I'm a new user of SpaceEngine, and want to explore our local universe, as 
well as create SciFi scenes. 

Since the '80s I've enjoyed using Bryce, Hexagon, Carrara, VUE, C4D, Blender, ZBrush
to create SciFi scenes & animations, and want to integrate them with SpaceEngine.

A few sample scenes
http://www.bryce5.com/details.php?image_id=5690
http://www.bryce5.com/details.php?image_id=6013
http://www.bryce5.com/details.php?image_id=5571

Live long & prosper.  ;)
 
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28 Jul 2020 04:04

Hello everyone,

I have recently downloaded Space Engine and to explore all reaches of our known universe within game. I really enjoy Space games such as Elite Dangerous even though i am taking a break from it currently. I am glad to be part of this community and sharing my screenshots and ideas with you all.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.

Stephen Hawking
 
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08 Oct 2020 20:04

Sam D. Jones here,

Been using Space Engine for a few months now.  Exploring in it is fun, but I got it mainly to serve as a replacement for Celestia in bringing fictional star systems to life.  The program is gorgeous.
 
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20 Oct 2020 18:52

please help buy this program and it has never worked well for me the mouse cursor is not visible on the interface screen of this game please help
 
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26 Oct 2020 05:48

Hi! I've had Space Engine on another computer a few years ago, and now I have it on this one. I just wish they had wormholes. I also wish I could find some current downloads of Star Trek ships for the latest free version of SE.
 
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26 Oct 2020 06:57

Hello! My name is Alex. I am interested in astronomy and science fiction (in particular, space travel). There is a lot of interesting information on this forum which, I hope, will help in the development of my hobby. I want to find guys on the forum with whom I can communicate according to my interests.
 
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02 Dec 2020 14:12

Hey I'm Mark! Digital artist from Slovenia.
Been using Space Engine for 5-6 years now. I absolutely adore flying around the universe looking for planets.
Recently I used SE in a music video for my music project The Markness. Trying to make space metal a thing, hehe.

I'm also an aspiring musician for cinematic music and joined this forum because a sort of dream of mine is to get a song into Space Engine one day maybe, I'd consider it a real honor :) 

Hail Sagan :)
 
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02 Dec 2020 20:54

TheMarkness wrote:
Hey I'm Mark! Digital artist from Slovenia.
Been using Space Engine for 5-6 years now. I absolutely adore flying around the universe looking for planets.
Recently I used SE in a music video for my music project The Markness. Trying to make space metal a thing, hehe.

I'm also an aspiring musician for cinematic music and joined this forum because a sort of dream of mine is to get a song into Space Engine one day maybe, I'd consider it a real honor :) 


That's some very nice work. Do you mind me asking what programs were used?
 
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03 Dec 2020 01:15

Mr. Abner wrote:
That's some very nice work. Do you mind me asking what programs were used?

Thank you! The music software is listed in the description. As for the footage itself, I wouldn't know - this was part of a contest by 8dio where one had to score a pre-made video. My guess is it's stock, since the shots are all over the place, for example the one at 1:24 has a different aspect ration even.
Hail Sagan :)
 
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17 Dec 2020 02:43

[font=Roboto, sans-serif]Hello everyone,[/font]

I'm Frank! System admin from Istanbul.
I'm just curious for space & technology. There are amazing informations this forum.
 
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24 Dec 2020 01:19

Hello guys)
 
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26 Dec 2020 17:09

Hi I joined this forum to ask a question.

I noticed the current time of the program is set at the year 2518. Its running off Steam Gaming network. Any idea how to adjust it to present day?
 
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27 Dec 2020 08:09

SpecOps wrote:
Hi I joined this forum to ask a question.

I noticed the current time of the program is set at the year 2518. Its running off Steam Gaming network. Any idea how to adjust it to present day?

You are using the program in flight simulator mode, wich is supposed to be in that year. Either use Planetarium mode from the main menu, or open the console (tilde key) and use the command TARDIS
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27 Dec 2020 23:32

Mosfet wrote:
SpecOps wrote:
Hi I joined this forum to ask a question.

I noticed the current time of the program is set at the year 2518. Its running off Steam Gaming network. Any idea how to adjust it to present day?

You are using the program in flight simulator mode, wich is supposed to be in that year. Either use Planetarium mode from the main menu, or open the console (tilde key) and use the command TARDIS

Ok it seems to have worked. Thanks.
 
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05 Jan 2021 04:09

Challenger wrote:
Hello! My name is Alex. I am interested in astronomy and science fiction (in particular, space travel). There is a lot of interesting information on this forum which, I hope, will help in the development of my hobby. I want to find guys on the forum with whom I can communicate according to my interests.

This is actually relevant now. I spend Christmas and New Year with my girlfriend. We have never been together for so long under one roof)) it turns out that our interests, besides cinema and outdoor activities, are quite different. she likes everything paranormal, books about magic and such fortune-telling - https://www.sunsigns.org/angel-number-909-meaning/  I have the practical nature of a real engineer)) It's easier for me to find online friends here for good communication on serious topics.

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