Developer: RWTH Aachen University

Current Version: 1.2.0

Last Updated: 4 years ago

Download Size: 83.2 MB - Download


OpenFlipper is an OpenSource multi-platform application and programming framework designed for processing, modeling and rendering of geometric data. Currently supported platforms are Windows, MacOS X and Linux. Using OpenMesh a variety of file formats are supported ( off, obj, ply, ... ).

Additionally OpenFlipper provides a highly flexible interface for creating and testing own geometry processing algorithms. A powerfull scripting language can be used to access all parts of OpenFlipper and modify geometry or the user interface at runtime.


Release Notes:

This release adds a lot of new functionality to OpenFlipper.

The new plugins in this version are:
- Height field importer:
Import images containing height fields as Triangle meshes
- Mesh Compare:
Compare Distance, Normal deviation and other mesh properties
- Primitives Generator
Create various primitives(Spheres, icosahedron, dodecahedron,...)
- PropertyVis
Visualize scalar or vector valued properties on meshes
- Remesher
Adaptive and uniform remeshing
- Render Depthpeeling
Depthpeeling renderer (transparency)
- Render Screen Space Ambient Occlusion
Screen Space Ambient Occlusion renderer

Additionally some new data types have been added:
- Hexahedral Meshes (based on OpenVolumeMesh)
- Splat Clouds

Furthermore a lot of updates and improvements as well as bugfixes have been integrated. For a full list of changes see:


Most Helpful Reviews

Version 1.0.2
Review by Mickey the mousie

Do not download - i downloaded this application so i could open a .obj file but this application simply kept on crashing with any file i tried opening with it.

Found helpful by 11 out of 16 people