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3D Viewers

The Looking Glass application suite natively supports a variety of 3D content formats:

Format Application Description
.lght files, iPhone Portrait photos, RGBD photos / videos, turntable / rail videos, quilt images & videos, light field photosets HoloPlay Studio
HoloPlay Studio
HoloPlay Studio (coming soon) will provide controls for managing the contents of the Looking Glass Portrait when in standalone mode and will include support for minor editing, device syncing, and exporting
Various scientific data formats, including .pvd, .vtp, .vtk, .vrml, .stl ParaView ParaView is an open-source, multi-platform data analysis and visualization application.
Various medical data, including .dcm, .mrrd, .nia, .obj, .mrml 3D Slicer 3D Slicer is an open source software platform for medical image informatics, image processing, and three-dimensional visualization.
*.obj, *.gltf, *.glb 3D Model Importer The 3D Model Importer allows you to easily view 3D models on your Looking Glass. The guide explains where to find models and how to import them. The reference gives a more detailed explanation of how it works.

Your preferred format not listed?

This list of formats only describes what is natively supported by the above applications. If you'd like to see a hologram of a file in a format not listed, there are still plenty of options available, including:

  • Converting your file into one of the above formats
  • Manually constructing a Quilt
  • Importing your file into one of our development tools

If there's a format that you'd like to see natively integrated in one of our tools, we'd love to hear your suggestions!