Optical planetariums are the classic planetariums which we all know.
This type of planetarium uses a mechanical device, such as fiber optics or light luminous lamps, which projects towards the dome stars and other astronomical objects. Until the end of the past century they were the only type of planetarium available.
Today this type of planetarium has reached a high-level of quality and Konica Minolta is one of the best manufactures in the world.
Current state-of-the-art optical planetarium...
The hybrid planetarium combines the classic optical projection technique, with the power, flexibility and infinite potential of digital systems.
This is the most complex but also the most powerful type of planetarium available today.
Konica Minolta was the first company in the world to develop the optical-digital hybrid. Now, with GEMINISTAR III, Konica Minolta combines the best optical planetarium available – the Infinium series – with different types of digital systems, such as...