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Software that uses, manipulates, or creates a three-dimensional space.

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Garden planner in 3D

I am looking for a software program to plan my garden. I should be possible to have different heights so we can plan over different levels. Are there any recommendations you can give me? It is not ...
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Which WebGL framework and/or tool to create a certain project

Searched the internet and found a lot of information about WebGL frameworks and tools but still need help to decide which to learn and use for a certain project. Project basics: A quite complex 3d ...
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Are there any cooliris-like photo viewer to view photos in your local hard disk like a 3D wall gallery?

The Cooliris is a plugin for web browser to view photos in the web in 3D wall style as follows: Are there any software that can do that on photos found in local hard disk and can shrink the gap ...
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programmable 3D keyframe animation

I need a 3D animation software that fits these criteria: - able to download 3d models (that I have made in other programs) - able to take a list of coordinates and move from one to another (keyframe) ...
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Component showing products in 3D, to integrate into my webapp

I am looking for a web-app where by, I can have a 360 degrees view (rotations) of a product like a smartphone and be able to select a color and view the device in that color as well as other ...
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Command line program to perform CSG / Boolean operations

I'm looking for a command line program that can perform constructive solid geometry, aka Boolean operations on meshes. I would like to use it like this: intersect a.stl b.stl result.stl Blender can ...
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Simple ray tracer

I'm looking for good ray tracing software. It should be able to: Read either .obj, .stl or .ply Have a Linux CLI so that I can e.g. raytracer -i in.obj -o raytraced.png (or some other simple API ...
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3D editor library/API which is high-level with fast development time

Currently I'm developing a high-performance 3D editor shown by the following screen-shot. When I say high-performance, I mean that the 3D editor should be capable of handling STL files, several GB in ...
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Downloadable software to turn 2d image into 3d?

I'm looking for a free downloadable software to turn 2d image into 3d. I've seen a couple of free applications online which do that, but I'm looking for a software I can install in my computer. Is ...
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CAD program with clear specs on the format of its save file

So I want to do the following. Is there a CAD program that would suit this? I have an engineering analysis code (3rd party, commercial) that does various things to a 3-D model. However, the input to ...
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Simple 3D modeling program to simulate pipe intersections

I am looking for a software that can simulate pipe to pipe connections and if possible export a unfold from that connection. I have to make a pipe welded into another pipe, this can be eccentric, ...
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Library for reducing mesh triangles keeping the geometry

I have a mesh which consists of many triangles, but some of them are tied together and are superfluous. I'm searching for an algorithm that combines multiple triangles into one. The algorithm should ...
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Voxel editor for meshing purposes

I am a hobbyist game developer and if there is something I don't like is 3D modeling problem around UVs. I found that working with voxels is way more fun because I can get the results way faster than ...
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Lightweight 3D Python library

I've been working on a personal Python project and I need some simple 3D graphics. I know about Panda3D, but all I really need is: Wireframe graphics Hidden surface removal (one step up from ...
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Tool for creating 3D Planet terrain with editing

I am planning to create a 3D model of a specific planet/world that exists only on map. I need it to have Terrain (with texture relative to height of the terrain) and Water. Foliage would be great but ...
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Creating isometric open room models and animations

I'm looking to build these isometric spaces/rooms and eventually add some animation. Short of using Cinema 4D, is there something with an easier learning curve and prebuilt models to 'furnish' the ...
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Mathematical visualization in linux with raytracing

I am familiar with this question. I am on Arch linux, and am looking for a software the following features : Ability to plot iso and parametric surfaces. live preview Ability to export in pov-ray ...
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3d file explorers like BumpTop

I want to program like Ed from Cowboy Bebop https://bumptop.github.io/
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Recreating my childhood neighbourhood in 3D?

For many years, I've had a dream of recreating the area where I grew up in 3D, just as it looked back then, presented with as realistic as possible graphics. I've installed (and then uninstalled) ...
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Web API for calculating price estimate of 3D print from STL/OBJ file

Taking into account needed supports structures, is there an existing open-source service I can use, callable directly from a webpage, or implemented in JavaScript, that determines the amount of ...
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free software to predict shadows of a house (3D modeling + sunlight)

Imagine a house/building, seen from outside, at sunrise. As the the sun moves in the horizon, a) the shadow of the house is displaced/deformed, and b) some faces of the house have more/less sunlight ...
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Extracting entire scenes from WebGL

I'm trying to extract entire WebGL scenes for 3D printing. So far, I've managed to use NinjaRipper and RenderDoc to successfully export full models from websites. However, this does not include model ...
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Photogrammetry software for defining polygons manually

I would like to have 3D model of a building. Problem is that its walls are very uniform of one color so photogrammetry software has problem to detect these areas into point-clouds. I would like to ...
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Construction with cinder blocks

I'm about to build a structure using cinder blocks and concrete. I'd like to build this digitally first so that I can have a fairly accurate brick count. I've seen a lot of different options, but ...
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Open source 3D scanning software?

What are some open source 3D scanning programs that export in formats Blender can use?
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Rapid 3D Spatial Modeling and Data Analysis

I am looking to determine if SketchUp Pro is the appropriate software or if there is a better solution out there for the following purposes. I need a tool that will allow me to rapidly model 3D ...
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3D diagramming tool

When doing software diagrams, I often feel it would be nice to be able to capture them in 3D (That's how I imagine it). I've had a go using standard 3D tools, but they dont allow you do easily connect ...
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Alternative to WebGL to render 3D in a plain HTML5 canvas?

I'm looking for an alternative to WebGL to render moderately complex meshes (less than 10 000 triangles, often only a few hundreds). I have looked at WebGL since 2012 but it still works desperately ...
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Simulate physics for multiple points movement in 3D

Is there any way I can simulate physics movement of multiple points in kind of closed room 3D environment, with that I also wanted to gather information for each point like it's speed, direction, ...
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C# library for 3D math (rotation)

I am working on a C# project where I need to rotate some vectors. Until now I was using a rather complicated solution using rotation matrices but now I also need support for quaternion rotation (and ...
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Frame-time/frame-rate logging software

Needs: log frame-rates of videogames to some text format not impede performance too much keep exact sub-millisecond timings Support Windows no need to configure manually before each session, "set and ...
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Line-based 3D modeler (alternative to Sketchup)

I have seen plenty of parametric 3D CAD applications, like freecad and Autodesk, but only one that is line-based (Sketchup) and thus can easily edit STL files. Are there any other line-based 3D ...
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Cultural heritage participatory platform with photo uploading and 3D reconstruction - Django with Visual SfM?

I have to realize for a project a sort of cultural heritage platform where people can upload their photos for a specific cultural point of interest, then use these photos to realize a 3D visualization ...
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Point Cloud visualization in Java/Android

I'm trying to visualize .ply point clouds (XYZRGB formatted). I was using PCL library so far. While the visualization is easy, adding features and documentation is particularly confusing and difficult ...
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C Matrix and Vector Math Library for 2D game engine

Currently, I am in the process of writing a 2D game engine in Cython. One of the performance bottlenecks that I am facing is with performing 3D transformations every frame on the CPU to send to my ...
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Open source 3D imageviewer for Multi Picture Object (.mpo) files (Linux)

Multi Picture Object (.mpo) files with two embedded .jpeg files can be displayed with geeqie. But it shows only the two plain jpeg files. Which open source image viewer can show .mpo images with a 3D ...
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What's a good, simple, dynamic 3D mesh renderer?

I want to create a simple game using 3d graphics, and I'm looking for a rendering tool. My game will only use meshes that are created dynamically - they can morph, change number of vertices, and ...
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3-D Design Software

I am a graphic designer, who has for the majority of my career worked with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop (Among other members of the Adobe Suite). Recently I have taken an interest in 3-D Design, ...
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Recreating 3D motion

Basically what I'll be doing is obtaining some g forces (acceleration due to gravity) from sensors (tri-axial accelerometer and gyroscope) and want to recreate the same motion on a graphical display. ...
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Best 3D software / library to develop an interactive 3D editor.

I need to develop a kind of Paint, only for 3D. The main feature of the program is an ability to "draw" 3D models in 3D space. I have a permission to use any package / tool / library I choose, ...
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Software for creation of 3D models of humans?

Background I've recently read about plastic surgery and came across the information, that a lot of doctors make use of 3D models to show their patients what to expect. I understand that there are 3D ...
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Stereo image 3d reconstruction

I am looking for 3D reconstruction software that can extract 3D model (depth map) from 2 images (It would be great if it work for structured light pairs). I am looking for best accuracy (bulding ...
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What animation tools to use in developing a Non-English Speech to Sign language translator software?

The system is supposed to provide a real-time translation of speech to sign language. I will be using Kaldi for the speech recognition and python NLP libraries for language processing? However, I don’...
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Make 3D animations

How can I make 3D animations? Like the Overwatch short films? Looking for a software with decent shaders, maybe can model, and of course animate. All of this doesn't have to be in one software but I'm ...
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3D chess game without logic

I am looking for a 3D chess game which I can freely manipulate. It is best defined by excluding features a normal chess game has It must NOT have a KI that performs moves NOT check for correctness ...
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Framework to create video-streamed 3D game

I have to develop a video-streamed game (a bit like OnLive). The 3D processing is done on a server and the resulting video is streamed to any client device. The game has to be 3D but can be as simple ...
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Web app for client to alter 3D renders

I'm trying to see if there's a web app that already exists before we go through the process of making one. I'm looking for a way to create a render of an environment and be able to have the client ...
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Software, in active development, for planetary or solar system generation

Mojoworld was a procedural planet generation software. However, development ceased over a decade ago, and the creator not only actively avoids answering any questions about possible future development ...
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Software for constructing and visualizing 3D polyhedra

I plan to use the CGAL library to perform some 3D computations on polyhedra. The polyhedra need not be regular. However, since CGAL does not come with visualization software, I would like to use a ...
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What software can be used for rapid texturing?

In the open source content in 3D, Blender is the humongous software for anything. It is a complete animation suite. But, When It comes to texturing 3D models all the procedurals or UV unwrapping can ...