P3DO free - See3D

P3DO free


See3D is a standalone Poser files 3D viewer using DirectX 6.0 features.
The C3D project is a trial projet to give P3dO Explorer 3D viewing capabilities (have a look at the P3dO page).
But See3D is dedicated to remain as a Poser 3D toolbox.
See3D is freeware.

  • Fast loading of objects
  • Mouse select and move
  • Classic 3D interface
  • DirectX hardware acceleration
  • DirectX hardware acceleration
  • Help file (coming soon)
  • No pose support


See3D runs on any Windows system with at least DirectX 6.0 installed, 32 Mb RAM.
DirectX 6.0 is available on NT starting with NT 2000.

File Formats

Below is an overview of various files formats supported by See3D and their rendering mode:

.pz3 Poser Scene 3D (in Progress)
.cr2 Poser Figure 3D
.hr2 Poser Hair 3D
.pp2 Poser Prop 3D
.lt2 Poser Light (coming soon)
.cm2 Poser Camera (coming soon)

3D Object
.obj Wavefront Object 3D

.mtl Wavefront Object material (coming soon)
.bmp Windows Bitmap (coming soon)
.jpg .jpeg Jpeg Image (coming soon)
.tif .tiff Tiff Image (coming soon)

Unsupported Poser file formats
.pz2 Poser Poses (coming soon)
.bum Poser Bump Map (coming soon)


See3D 0.b beta version (November 18, 2000)

Available download here (51 Kb)

What's Next

1.0 Version (November 2003) In progress
OpenGL engine. C3D plugin wrapper, Poser .pz3, morphs, lights, textures support.
C3D is in the course of being merged into P3dO Explorer.


0.b Beta (November 2000)
Poser .cr2, .hr2, .cr2 files support.

0.a Alpha (October 2000)
DirectX trial platfrom. Wavefront objects .obj and DirectX .x files support.