Web-based software tools to create 3-D
images, panoramic images, 360-degree images,
and animated images from pictures taken with
digital camera. No browser plug-in required
The smart 3D viewer for the AEC market
(Architecture, Engineering, Construction)
DXF/DWG, fast cross-section, fast cast shadows,
very large models and real-time manipulation,
secure file packaging. [Windows/Linux/Mac]
Free scripting and prototyping environment
program for 3D object behavior. Runs on Windows
95/98/NT. Reads many common 3D file formats.
Advanced 3D data visualization and reconstruction
software for microscopy, biology, medicine,
and engineering, with powerful automatic and
interactive segmentation tools support processing
of 3D image data. Fast and robust reconstruction
algorithms make it easy to create polygonal
models from segmented objects.
Collected works of Artist, and free sPatch
models and POV source files. Zipped tutorial
and pages with tips and tricks in HTML format,
and tutorial examples on Head modeling in
sPatch. Provides related 3d links.
Innovative, easy to use and powerful 3D
photo-realistic rendering, animation and virtual
Gallery of architectural visualizations, and
downloads of some of their model objects in
3D-Studio format (max).
'Spiralizer' generates any kinds of 3D spiral
models for all renders that can import DXF
objects. There is also the possibility to
export to MORAY/Povray. 'Elefont' is a free
tool to create 3D text objects from TTF fonts.
They are generated into DXF-files that can
be import into Bryce. [Win NT/95/98]
SpinImage DV is a revolutionary software package
that enables anyone to quickly and easily
create 3-D images of objects using a DV camcorder.
Software applications for creating 3d hair,
grass, and other complex 3d objects.
Real time engine providing a WYSIWYG editing
environment. Edit video clips, import scripts
that have been written in screenplay format.
Big 3D, Experimental 3D Web Contest
Largest annual experimental 3D web contest
founded by Electric Rain, SOFTIMAGE, 3D World
Magazine, UltraShock, FlashForward, and FlashKit.
Submit projects and tech notes.
OpenGL-based software that adds behaviour
to 3D models and lets them exist outside of
the 2D window.
A CAD application that provides features based
and Boolean solid modeling, as well as 2D
drafting and free form surface modeling. Features
complete drawing compatibility with the ability
to import and export DWG, DXF, IGES, Parasolid,
and STL (export only) files.
3D graphics applications for Macintosh and
Windows, a complete, extensible solution for
modeling, animation, rendering, and special
Character animation system for 3D Studio
MAX, it combines breakthrough motion capture,
editing, and blending technology with traditional
key frame animation, and comprehensive new
skin deformation tools.
Syflex is an extremly fast, stable and accurate
cloth simulator plugin for Maya.
- The real-time Cloth Simulator
Software simulates whatever mass-spring system,
cloths of any form, and even volumetric structures.
Watch various cloth models (tablecloths, flags,
garments) blowing in the wind (OpenGL 3D accelerated).
Windows freeware application that can translate
between several 3D file formats, including
3D Studio, VRML 1, POVRay v2.2, and Wavefront.
and SIRDS Images
This archive contains single image random
dot stereo (SIRDS) and other 3-D images, together
with related information and software. Available
directly using anonymous FTP.
Viewer for Windows which allows browsing of
many popular 3D file formats plus common 2D
file. Also a slide show presentation features.
Graphics Editor and Viewer
Create amazing 3D scenarios with a small Windows
self-sufficient program. Draw 3D figures,
define color, light position, view angle,
paste textures or texts on the shapes, replicate
and manage 3D bodies.
Lenticular and Holograms Printing Software
3DZ offers professionals and amateurs alike
to quickly and easily produce every type of
2D and 3D lenticular image, from 3D to. Providing
an easy to use interface, 2D/3D Layering module,
Barrier screen generation with many added
features package from the UK.
A toolbox for webdesigner including software
for creation of 3D dynamic objects and avatars
with natural behavior.
Resource for 3D and 2D animators and artists
offering many objects, textures, images and
Shareware products include 3DMiracle a program
for creating single image Stereograms and
movies from depth masks and 3DMonster a tool
for creating depth masks from 3d objects,
importing from 3DS format. Useful information
about 3d, several stereograms and 3d depth
Visualization Graphics and Animation for Engineering
Products from CEI, Inc. EnSight post-processor
for scientific/engineering data, EnVideo animation
viewer, EnLiten 3D animation viewer. Support
stereo and VR environments.
Models digitized video in 3D by locating human
reference points on captured video it is possible
to transfer human motion into a 3D space where
motion properties can be studied.
Create custom 3D graphics and image fonts
with hi-resolution, high quality photo-realism,
for print, film, television, video and the
An interactive shareware 3D converter for
the PC platform. Available for Windows NT
Lenticular hologram 3D software for printing
and displaying true 3D images on printed matter
and 3D LCD TV monitors.
Professional utility for creation of high-quality
stereograms. Supports the following formats:
3D Studio 3DS, ASC; Quake MDL, MD2; BMP, PNG,
JPEG; and AVI.
Software is for users that need to work with
various types of raster, vector, text, and
hybrid document formats. Edit technical documents,
process and enhance digital images, examine
graphics, CAD and engineering drawings. Includes
169 import and export filters. (Win 95/98/2000/NT)
Clinical Image and Processing software. National
Institute of Health Supported Visualization
software for radiological 3D imaging. Free
downloadable Windows 2000/NT/9x software for
volume rendering, image processing and surface
Realtime 3D editor for windows. Objects can
be loaded, edited, viewed and saved to disk
while enjoying the luxury of realtime rendering.
A particle effects system and compositing
tool that adds countless particle effects
to 3D animation or digitized video. Supports
multiple layers and other functions to integrate
its effects into a 3D environment. [Mac/Win]
Free ModelPress software is a 3D model publishing
and viewing system that solves the problems
associated with distributing native format
3D CAD models over web technologies or networks
to personnel that do not have access to the
A 3D scene authoring and animation tool for
creating 3D text and true 3D charts. Scenes
can be saved into an image or a video file
for web graphics and business presentations.
3d computer graphics rendering software developed
for architectural animations, renderings and
illustrations by architects. Free downloads.
A GPL'd 3D modelling and animation system
with professional features including RenderMan
support, unlimited undo/redo, scripting, and
recordable interactive tutorials. [GNU/Linux/Win32]
Inc. Visualization Toolkit
VTK is an open source, freely available
software system for 3D computer graphics,
image processing, and visualization. Supports
a wide variety of visualization algorithms
including scalar, vector, tensor, texture,
and volumetric methods
Program is a graphical simulation of a lava
lamp, open source C application using OpenGL
and GLUT. Download, FAQs, forum, history,
Free (GPL) portable 3D-modeling and raytracer
package for Linux and Windows, supports both
analytic objects, mesh objects and nurb surfaces.
By, Mikaels Aronssons.
Manage and convert 3D objects. Supports batch
conversion, search and storage in databases
and with special export functionality for
Macromedia Shockwave 3D and Viewpoint Corporation's
VET file formats.
Suppliers of 3D visuals, animation, and interactive
media solutions to aid design proposals, planning
applications and marketing strategies.
An Open-Source 3D modeling, animation and
rendering suite. Set includes a full renderer
and raytrace engine, NURBS support, kinematics-based
animation, morphing, and an extensive plugin
3D graphics software for modeling, vertex-oriented
and spline based. Shareware for PowerMac.
Peak3D is a interactive 2D and 3D modeler,
which contains a boolean3D algorithm for polygonal
meshes, an integrated 2D editor including
3d view and a binary filter which provides
A 3D graphic and animation software package.
Web site provides users and people looking
to buy the software some excellent resources.
Has several Retracing and 3D tutorials, programs
developed for download, links to 3D programming
pages and resources.
Design, animate and render 3D oceanographic
effects completely within Adobe After Effects.
3d animation, videos, tutorials for Maya and
3d Studio Max, images, wallpapers and information
for the 3d Artist.
Develops, an easy to use authoring environment
with a proprietary 3D rendering engine. The
product provides the ability to deliver engaging
presentations using existing 3D models and
Concurrent Dynamics specializes in multibody
dynamics simulation tools. Its QX3D program
interacts to define the mechanical system,
and generates VRML files to visualize and
Offers seamless textures containing all relevant
shader maps, several packages are available
or purchase textures individually. Free samples
available. Also models, and digital products.
Software for 3d reverse modeling and 3dphotography,
supports mass customization, inspection of
industrials, medical operation simulation
and cg works.
A 3D-image file compression tool designed
to help speed 3D rendering by reducing polygon
count. Supports VRML, AutoCAD's DXF, and 3D
Studios 3DS formats.
Easy to use Windows program that automates
the process of designing and constructing
polyhedral models. It can also produce animated
GIF files of rotating polyhedral.
SIAMS S3D is 3D-structure design and visualization
software useful for the researches and practicians,
mathematicians and physicists, tutors and
students and even artists and designers. Works
on Windows 9x/2000/NT4.0 and does not require
Windows-based 3D modeling and graphics software
package. Program developed to exploit a unique
mathematical method to describe the visible
edges on an arbitrary shape in 3D space.
Easy to use 3D surface modeler targeted to
designers, illustrators, multimedia and Internet
content creators. It uses NURBS (Non Uniform
Rational B-Splines) as its geometry type.
features an advanced polygonal modeler with
support of n-side polygons. [Mac OS 8.6]
Program that reads a description of a 3D figure
and generates a printable diagram, that can
be cutout and glued to resemble the 3D figure.
Offers tutorials and download.
Creator Pro Official Website
Application to create stereogram images. Start
with a 3D model, continue with hidden image
settings, and finish with pattern generation.
Abbott's Computer Drawn Celtic Knotwork
Create custom shapes Celtic knots in 2D then
make them into 3D knots then rotate in 3D
space. Knots can be exported in various 3D
formats including VRML for viewing in browsers.
Knots3D is written in Visual Basic 6.
Software for 3D multimedia and animation.
Products include MediaPaint a video painting
and special effects program. VideoShop a digital
video, audio, animating, compositing, and
Real time 3D graphics technology, visibility
and occlusion determination, software rasterization.
Generates terrain based on the musical output
of an MP3 player. It translates the song into
a 3D surface of a planet, cruise this terrain
as the music plays. Written in OpenGL, so
it renders smoothly and easily ported to any
Computer graphics plugins designed to improve
the creativity and productivity of 3D animators
and game developers.
Software plugins VB Exteriors 3D plants and
textures optimized for a low data workload.
Models and textures for various 3D platforms
like 3D-STUDIO MAX/VIZ, AutoCAD, MicroStation
can be previewed and purchased. Demo downloads
Interactive 3D software for creating online
catalogs for business.
A program for simulating waves. Give it a
height map of the terrain, specify where sea
level should be, create some wave fronts,
then let it work.
A combination of a 3D modeling and 2D paint
program. Create 3D objects, manipulate, scale,
rotate and move as well as performing Boolean
add, subtract and cut operations on them.
Features include a real time rendering engine
with a customizable interface.
Free tool for creating 3D-looking elements
for websites and software interfaces. Easily
paint raised or lowered shapes such as buttons,
rings, and boxes.