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Below is a list of the most recent and past releases for VentusAR.



VentusAR v5.5 (4th July 2o17)

VentusAR v5.5 adds video support and a variety of minor fixes and improvements.

VentusAR v5.4 (24th May 2o17)

VentusAR v5.4 adds open street map data for better alignment and a variety of minor fixes and improvements.

VentusAR v5.3 (18th Feb 2o17)

VentusAR v5.3 adds line sag for the conductor lines between towers for grid projects, improvements to visual quality of renders and a variety of minor fixes and improvements.

VentusAR v5.2 (8th Dec 2016)

VentusAR v5.2 adds support for visualisations in the Netherlands and  addresses a host of performance and stability fixes. For more information see the release notes.

VentusAR v5.1 (28th Sept 2016)

VentusAR v5.1 adds an advanced lighting control and cumulative umbrellas. It also addresses a host of performance and stability fixes. For more information see the release notes.

VentusAR v5.0 (17th Aug 2016)

VentusAR v5.0 completes the building domain by adding cuboid models and outline mode. The right hand panels has been redesigned to make it clearer and easier to use. For more information on how these features work, see the release notes.

VentusAR v4.5 (16th Jun 2016)

VentusAR v4.5 adds buildings as a domian. These are now available for assessment and visualisation production. For more information on how these features work, see the release notes.

VentusAR v4.4 (29th March 2016)

VentusAR v4.4 adds customisations to animation of turbines, full screen (distraction free) mode and many performance improvements. For more information on how these features work, see the release notes.

VentusAR v4.3 (1st February 2016)

VentusAR v4.3 is a stability and polish release where we added minor features to the 3D views including turbine labeling and distances. For more information on how these features work, see the release notes.

VentusAR v4.2 (10th December 2015)

VentusAR v4.2 has added support for iPad Pro. New features include viewing distance enhancements and 3D mapping enhancements. For more information on how these features work, see the release notes.

VentusAR v4.1 (21st September 2015)

VentusAR v4.1 is a stability and polish release where we fixed numerous bugs and considerably improved performance. New features include new controls in Fly Through, and many improvements have been made for the Gallery. For more information on how these features work, see the release notes.

VentusAR v4.0 (13th August 2015)

VentusAR v4.0 adds support for visualising solar farms and transmission lines. These are handled as a different type of model shown on the camera feed and renders. For more information on how these features work, see the release notes.

VentusAR v3.0 (14th June 2015)

VentusAR v3.0 completes the funcionality required to create SNH compliant output from VentusAR. This adds the functionality to create the required images in the portal, full screen viewer for panorama images and a public mode for an easier way to share the project. For more information on how these features work, see the release notes.

VentusAR v2.3 (9 Apr 2015)

VentusAR v2.3 continues on the process of making SNH compliant output from VentusAR. The significant features added in version 2.3 include: input from an external camera (direct from camera while in the field); high resolution render output and we added an improved gallery syncing process back to save media back to the portal. For more information on how these features work, see the release notes.

VentusAR v2.2 (16 Feb 2015)

VentusAR v2.2 is the start of making SNH compliant output from VentusAR. The significant features added in version 2.2 include: input from an external camera (via the portal); earth curvature modelling and improvements to the gallery to allow better handling of the volume of captures and renders likley to be produced. For more information on how these features work, see the release notes.

VentusAR v2.1 (5 Dec 2014)

VentusAR v2.1 allows cumulative data to be purchased and used from the National Cumulative Dataset. This dataset contains information sourced from local authorities about the status of wind turbine planning applications. For more information and details of how these new features work, see the release notes and the cumulative data overview page.

VentusAR v2.0 (29 Sep 2014)

VentusAR v2.0 is a significant upgrade and contains capabilities and feature requests that are designed to meet industry needs. Features include showing Cumulative projects in all visualisations, a redesign of right panel in My View / Fly Through to make it easier to use in the field. More options to change the look of the wirelines (red, green wirelines, black / white background). For more information and details of how these new features work, see the release notes:

VentusAR v1.8 (8 Aug 2014)

VentusAR v1.8 is a cross-platform release with updates to features including: adding calibration tools to the gallery views (not just in My View), adding a single frame render as a jpeg that can easily be shared and including PDF files in the project information. For more information and details of how these new features work, see the release notes:

VentusAR v1.7 (17 Jun 2014)

VentusAR v1.7 is a cross-platform release with updates to features including: increasing wire line visibility to at least 30km (increase of 100%),  adding reference structures to aid alignment in My View and allowing coordinates to be shown in OSGB on the portal.

VentusAR v1.6 (18 Apr 2014)

VentusAR v1.6 is a cross-platform release with updates to features including showing locations in a projected coordinate system (OSGB), improvements to the gallery and better overlay management in the portal.

VentusAR v1.5 (17 Mar 2014)

VentusAR v1.5 is a cross-platform release with updates to features including new 3D model of a turbine, improved project details page and more turbine information.

VentusAR v1.4 (16 Jan 2014)

VentusAR v1.4 is a cross-platform release with updates to features including improved lighting, data loading, user interfaces, calibration and in-field editing.

 

VentusAR v1.3 (2 Dec 2013)

VentusAR v1.3 is a cross-platform security release and also includes major new features including lighting, editing, calibration and the web portal.

 

VentusAR v1.2 (14 Oct 2013)

VentusAR v1.2 is a cross-platform major feature release adding native user interface controls, accurate turbine models, and gallery functionality.

 

VentusAR v1.1 (21 Aug 2013)

VentusAR v1.1 is an iPad update to the original launch with turbine identification, new terrain services, compass handling and user interface enhancements.