Tutorials

How to work with Windplanner

In a nutshell

In a nutshell

This video shows in 2 minutes most features in Windplanner.
 

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25 minute demonstration

25 minute demonstration

How to plan and visualize a wind project in Windplanner, step-by-step.
 

See demo

3D turbine model

3D turbine model

How to create a new turbine model, and adjust the turbine brand and dimensions to your needs.

See 3D model

Delete a turbine

Delete a turbine

How to delete a wind turbine: this tutorial shows two ways of deleting wind turbines.
 

See delete a turbine

Coordinate system

Coordinate system

How to change your coordinate system. Windplanner can handle most systems.
 

See coordinate system

Wind and time

Wind and time

How to change the date, time, wind direction and speed, and see immediately the effect of the shadows in 3D.

See wind and time

Geo layers in 2D world

Geo layers in 2D world

How to change your 2D layers and the layer opacity: you can stack several layers, to help to understand the local situation.

See geo layers

Turbines in new layout

Turbines in new layout

How to create a new layout (scenario) and place turbines in this layout.
 

See new layout

Place by coordinates

Place by coordinates

How to place turbines by coordinates. You can copy-paste data from your files; the coordinates must be separated with a comma.

See place turbines

Manual masking

Manual masking

How to create a viewpoint, and how to use manual masking to create the correct photomontage.

See masking tool

Measure tool

Measure tool

How to measure, for instance, the distance between a wind turbine and the nearest resident.

See measure tool

Enter StreetView panorama

Enter StreetView panorama

How to enter a StreetView panorama and view the project in a 360-degree photo.

See StreetView

Make a screenshot

Make a screenshot

How to make a high-resolution screenshot, for usage in reports or presentations.
 
 

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Position, calibrate and mask

Position, calibrate and mask

How to get a correct photomontage when entering a StreetView photo. by matching it with the underlying 3D world.
 

See positioning

Calibrating and SkyDetect

Calibrating and SkyDetect

How to calibrate a photo with the 3D world for a correct photomontage and how to use SkyDetect tool (alternative to manual masking, based on artificial intelligence).

See calibrating

Satellite images

Satellite images

The quality of the satellite images varies per location, This video shows how to change the satellite images in the 3D world.

See satellite images

Turbine markers

Turbine markers

You can choose to show markers of the turbines, viewpoints and StreetView panos, or to switch off these markers.

See markers

Shadows in the 3D world

Shadows in the 3D world

How to show the shadows of the turbines in the 3D world.
 
 

See shadows

Animation of viewpoints

Animation of viewpoints

How to create an animation; flying from one viewpoint to another. Use screencapture software if you want to export the animation.

See animation

Upload custom layer

Upload custom layer

How to upload your own custom data layer, to help understanding the local situation.
 

See custom layer

More videos to come!

More videos to come!

Including voice-over :-)