Questions tagged [3d]

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

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Visualizing my computer's internals

I'm looking for an app/utility that shows me a 3-Dimensional, navigable/manipulable view of my physical computer - based on hardware information it either obtains itself, or that I provide it using ...
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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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Graphic visualization library/framework for my virtual anthill

I have a great school project for my algorithms course. I have to write a program in C that takes as input a graph that represents an anthill. One of the nodes is the entry point and another one is ...
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Using something similar to Google Earth as a view in my application

I would like to have a 3D GUI view in my application that shows the earth and objects located on and around the earth, which my application defines. I would also like the ability to customize the ...
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Q: 3D game engine for Android

i´m quite old to coding but kind of new in the APK and games for android zone, i want to choose the best free option for making games, 3D game preferably. I've done some quick Google searches that ...
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Visual Studio C++ 3d plot

I want to ask a convenient tool to plot 3D figure by Visual studio C++,such as mesh, surf in matlab, and it must be integrated in the GUI, like QT or mfc. I try gnuplot, but it seems cannnot plot ...
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Merge two point clouds that have different scale but represent the same object

I'm working on a reproduction of a statue. I ended up with those two point clouds: The tiny one on the right is not far away - it's right to the big one. I need software that would allow me to ...
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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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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 ...
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Software to share GPU resources for (Houdini) rendering

The idea is the following: I download an app, which uses CPU and GPU of my PC all the time to compute jobs of other users. In exchange, I can submit my job to the app. The system is very much like a ...
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Animation and rendering software with CAD-import options

Looking for a program, which can easially import a CAD-model apply textures quickly render it in decent quality animate single objects & cameras Been doing some bigger projects with the ...
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A freeware tool to create heightmaps

I would like to create a heightmap with an editor. I need two images as result: Grayscale heightmap (24bit BMP or PNG if possible) The texture All the editors I've found, supports a special format, ...
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Open-source library to generate Ladder Logic diagrams

And now I have to generate a diagram image using that information. Is there any open-source library to generate a diagram from Ladder logic? Requirements: Input: The logic, I can express it in any ...
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Hair style software in 3D or with side hair design

I have searched and found some software to design hair styles. But, they just over a hair image on one's front photos. I am looking for a 3D hair style software, or one I can also design my side ...
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Searching for Program to draw vertices

I cant seem to find exactly what im looking for. I have a 3D triangle (x,y,z) vertices that i want to display on the screen. Im just looking for a simple online program that i can enter in (x,y,z),(x1,...
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Create seamless tileable images

What software can create a seamless tileable image from a resource image? I am familiar with the techniques in Photoshop, but I am more interested in software applications that are dedicated to this ...
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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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3d modelling/rendering software that can simultate physics of interaction 2 or more liquids/fluids

I use Blender to simulate and render fluids/liquids and it works perfectly for my purposes. However the built in fluid physics as well as Flip Fluids addon and as well as the new Mantaflow engine do ...
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A starting point on making 3d animation in React Native?

I am making an app using react native and I need to make an 3D animation The animation is similar to game of throne intro or google map when you zoom in and all the buildings become 3D and raise up ...
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Can anyone reccomend a 3D modeling software?

Can anyone recommend a 3D modeling software. My goal is to create a 3D model, be able to take a photograph of the model from different angles and different positions (must have rigging), save those ...
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Raytracing: hit areas & incident angles

folks! I am looking for 3d ray-tracing software that fits the following criteria: Reads common 3d formats and is able to tag/name the objects (the objects in question are buildings in a city) I'm ...
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Is there a solution based on NodeJS for converting STEP files (.step, .stp) into STL (.stl) format?

Is there a solution based on NodeJS (or alternatively any javascript library) for converting STEP files (.step, .stp) into STL (.stl) format or any other WebGL-friendly format (.gltf, .obj, etc…) to ...
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Which mesh processing library for python to chose

for a project I'm writing I need a library for python to process ".off" files (3d models mesh files), so I would be able to visualize them and save an image of several views of the model . (the ...
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3D Building automatic texture software recommendations?

Does anyone have any recommendations for any software (proprietary/opensource/programmable) that can automatically texture 3D building models (collada/shp) from digital aerial camera (large/medium ...
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Export 2D image from 3D FBX file — Thumbnail generator

I am looking for a tool that will allow me programatically generate 2D thumbnails in the form of JPGs or PNGs from 3D objects specifically in FBX format. Microsoft 3D Viewer for example has an "...
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How to make a 3d bubble plot where the bubbles are to scale?

I have about 100 points that I would like to draw spheres around. The spheres are all of varying radii and have a size with the same units of measurement as the x,y,z axes. I can make a 3d scatter ...
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Headless rendering/raytracing of 3D animations

I am looking for a 3D rendering/raytracing program that: Runs on Linux Does not force me to use a GUI Can read all job details from a plain text ('job') file What I would like to do is install the ...
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Software for 3D Processing

I have a project for my work which requires me to take XYZ data from a CSV/Excel file using this data I need to generate a 3D line/spline then using this I need to render small segments of a pipe ...
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Build a 3D Book Preview with user uploaded images

My plan is to build a website very similar to https://buch-konfigurator.brandbook.de/. So I'll have a book which I can edit in some aspects. The biggest hurdle is to get a user uploaded image on ...
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Free software to compare two 3D models

I'm looking for a piece of software for Windows or Linux that can compare how two 3D models differ. This must be lightweight piece of software, not part of a many-GBs software package and should ...
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What would be a good shader for Linux?

I need to draw some diagrams for a printed book. They're fairly simple 3D models (cube houses with cutouts for doors and windows), so Blender should be able to take care of it. The main problem with ...
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Software for 3D scatter plot with 3D model for context

I'm searching for a software to plot scientific data into a 3D scatter plot PLUS I want to add a 3D model around to get context for the data. With Python and matplotlib Im doing fine with plotting ...
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Converting 3D printing CAD to Technical drawing

I designed some items that I currently 3D print and I plan on patenting, however I need to provide technical drawings in India ink or it's equivalent. Is there anything that will convert from ...
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C# library for working with STL files, both ASCII and binary

I am creating a software for editing 3D STL files and I am looking for a C# library to do that. So far I've been able to find libraries that work only with ASCII STL files and don't work with binary ...
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360° 3D top/down video player

I cannot find a 360° 3D video player for 3D videos in over/under format on my GearVR or Windows Mixed Reality Headset. I recorded the videos with the InstaPro2 3D camera. There are lots of 360° ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Best software to draw in 3D

I'm trying to draw a picture like this; a 3D model and some inner parts. What is the best software to do that? I would appreciate if you could help me draw this. I need a project so that I can add my ...
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Turn text/PDF into objects in a 3D world you can walk through first person

Imagine the text of a book floating in the air as 3D objects (in the same format/order as the original text). Imagine you're Superman and you're flying around the text to view it. You can fly far ...
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Surface 3D modelling with meshing

I'm looking for a software (or lib with python bindings) to generate quality tet/quad mesh in an easy to use toolchain, for input in a FEM solver. The operating system is Windows. The capabilities ...
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A suitable JavaScript graph library for showing results of partial differential equations

I am handling a project which solves partial differential equations. The solution is a 3D graph in most cases. Which JavaScript library is suitable for me to display the result? Example graph:
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Cut Software to cut 3D STL Files for smaller printers

I am searching for software to cut a large STL object to smaller objects for a smaller 3D printer. With nettfab basic i have only found out that an object can be cut with straight lines. What I am ...