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BRL-CAD

BRL-CAD
  • License

    BSD, LGPL (?)
  • Description

    BRL-CAD is a powerful cross-platform open source solid modeling system that includes interactive geometry editing, high-performance ray-tracing for rendering and geometric analysis, image and signal-processing tools, a system performance analysis benchmark suite, libraries for robust geometric representation, with more than 20 years of active development.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
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insight3d

insight3d
  • License

    GNU AGPL 3 (?)
  • Description

    insight3d lets you create 3D models from photographs. You give it a series of photos of a real scene (e.g., of a building), it automatically matches them and then calculates positions in space from which each photo has been taken (plus camera’s optical parameters) along with a 3D pointcloud of the scene.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsLinux
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  • Overall Rating

    2.33
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    0 positive | 0 negative

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Animata

Animata
  • License

    GNU General Public License v3 (?)
  • Description

    Animata is real-time animation software, designed to create interactive background projections for concerts, theatre and dance performances, and promotional screenings.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
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  • Overall Rating

    3.17
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GarlicSim

GarlicSim
  • License

    LGPL (?)
  • Description

    GarlicSim is a platform for writing, running and analyzing simulations. It is general enough to handle any kind of simulation: Physics, game theory, epidemic spread, electronics, etc.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
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  • Overall Rating

    3
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Wings 3D

Wings 3D
  • License

    BSD license (?)
  • Description

    Wings 3D is a free and open source polygon mesh subdivision modeller ideally suited for modeling and texturing low to medium density polygon meshes. It has a wide range of very effective tools optimised for these tasks hidden behind its ‘minimalistic’ interface.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
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  • Overall Rating

    3
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    0 positive | 0 negative

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Axel

Axel
  • License

    GNU General Public License (GPL) (?)
  • Description

    Axel is an algebraic geometric modeler which aims to provide “algebraic modeling” tools for the manipulation and computation with implicit and parametric curves or surfaces.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
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  • Overall Rating

    2.33
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POV-Ray

POV-Ray
  • License

    POV-Ray License (?)
  • Description

    The Persistence of Vision Raytracer, or POV-Ray, is a cross platform ray tracing program for creating stunning three-dimensional graphics.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3
  • Reviews

    1 positive | 1 negative

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Ogre

Ogre
  • License

    GNU Lesser Public License (LGPL) (?)
  • Description

    OGRE (Object-Oriented Graphics Rendering Engine) is a scene-oriented, flexible 3D engine written in C++ designed to make it easier and more intuitive for developers to produce applications utilising hardware-accelerated 3D graphics.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
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  • Overall Rating

    1
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OpenFX

OpenFX
  • License

    GNU General Public License (?)
  • Description

    OpenFX is an Open-Source 3D modeling, animation and rendering suite created by Dr. Stuart Ferguson. Its powerful feature-set includes a full renderer and raytrace engine, NURBS support, kinematics-based animation, morphing, and an extensive plugin API.

  • Platforms Supported

    Windows
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  • Overall Rating

    3.67
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Art of Illusion

Art of Illusion
  • License

    GNU General Public License (?)
  • Description

    Art of Illusion is a 3D modelling and rendering studio. It is written entirely in Java, and should be usable on any Java Virtual Machine.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
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Crystal Space

Crystal Space
  • License

    GNU Lesser General Public License (?)
  • Description

    Crystal Space is a free cross-platform software development kit for realtime 3D graphics and in particular games. Officially supports Linux, OSX and Windows.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    5
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Blender

Blender
  • License

    GNU General Public License (?)
  • Description

    Blender is a respected 3D content creation suite, available for all major operating systems and distributed under GPL licensing. Create models, shade, animate and make interactive 3D.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3.75
  • Reviews

    3 positive | 0 negative

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