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3D Model Importer

(last updated March 2021, v1.2.0)

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3D scanned model above downloaded from Sketchfab, created by omegadarling.

The 3D Model Importer allows you to view 3D models on your Looking Glass. It can load gltf’s, glb’s, and obj’s. It can also work with Leap Motion.

3D Model Importer requires HoloPlay Service and is Windows only.

Download the 3D Model Importer

  • Guide - how to load and view a model
  • Reference - application controls and settings for model, lighting, and quality


The 3D Model Importer has a growing list of features, including:

  • Support for .obj, .glTF, and .glb file formats
  • Intuitive camera controls (orbit, translate, zoom)
  • Animation support for glTF / glb
  • Modifiable lighting and textures
  • 3D cursor for precise pointing
  • Slideshow presentation for multiple models


If you discover any issues please help us by reporting them on the GitHub Issues Page. Email us at if you have any further questions about the 3D Model Importer.