The OpenGL Extension Wrangler Library is a simple tool that helps C/C++ developers initialize extensions and write portable applications. GLEW currently supports a variety of operating systems, including Windows, Linux, Darwin, Irix, and Solaris.
PyMOL is an OpenGL based molecular visualization system
PyMOL is a Python-enhanced molecular graphics tool. It excels at 3D visualization of proteins, small molecules, density, surfaces, and trajectories. It also includes molecular editing, ray tracing, and movies. Open Source PyMOL is free to everyone!
The Pure Data (short Pd) project on SourceForge unifies the extensions (or externals) written for the Pure Data Graphical Computer Music System written by Miller Puckette with contributions from many others.
Optical marker tracking and overlay for augmented reality.
The Augmented Reality Tool Kit (ARToolKit) captures images from video sources, optically tracks markers in the images, and composites them with computer-generated content using OpenGL. Dual-licensed, under the GPL, plus commercially by ARToolworks, Inc. NEW: A free demonstration of ARToolKit capabilities has been made available as part of ARToolworks "Codex Interactivus: Bringing Leonardo to Life!" Kickstarter project. Download from https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/artoolworks/codex-interactivus-bringing-leonardo-to-life/
GtkGLExt is an OpenGL extension to GTK+. It provides additional GDK objects which support OpenGL rendering in GTK+, and GtkWidget API add-ons to make GTK+ widgets OpenGL-capable.
native popup inputbox password color WIN OSX GTK QT CONSOLE C# LUA SSH
v3.3.5 one C file & a header (add them to your C or C++ project) with 8 dialog functions: - beep - notify popup - message & question - input & password - save file - open file(s) - select folder - color picker complements OpenGL Vulkan GLFW GLUT GLUI VTK SFML TGUI SDL Ogre Unity3d ION OpenCV CEGUI MathGL GLM CPW GLOW IMGUI MyGUI GLT NGL STB & GUI less programs NO INIT NO MAIN LOOP NO LINKING NO INCLUDE the dialogs can be forced into console mode windows (XP to 10) ASCII MBCS UTF-8 UTF-16 - native code creates the graphic dialogs - enhanced console mode via dialog.exe - basic console input osx / unix (command line calls) ASCII UTF-8 - applescript, kdialog, zenity - python + tkinter + dbus - dialog (opens a console if needed) - basic console input C89 & C++98 compliant VisualStudio MinGW GCC Clang TinyCC OpenWatcom-v2 BorlandC SunCC ZapCC on Windows Mac Linux Bsd Solaris Minix Raspbian click the tab 'Files' for prototypes, help, hello_world
GLUI is a GLUT-based C++ user interface library which provides controls such as buttons, checkboxes, radio buttons, and spinners to OpenGL applications. It is window-system independent, using GLUT or FreeGLUT.
UPDATE: Chromium is no longer updated or maintained. The project is frozen. Chromium is a flexible framework for scalable real-time rendering on clusters of workstations, derived from the Stanford WireGL project code base.
A multi-platform collection of C++ software libraries for Computer Vision and Image Understanding.
Ayam is a free 3D modelling environment for the RenderMan interface.
C++ class library for programming interactive 3D graphics with OpenGL
A library and reference application for viewing and analysing raster and vector geospatial data.
QwtPlot3D is a graphics extension to the Qt GUI application framework. It provides a 3D plotting widget for scientific data and mathematical expressions. It compares to the existing Qwt Project.
Bandwidth Monitor NG is a small and console-based live network and disk-io bandwidth monitor for Linux, BSD, Solaris, Mac OS X and others. features: output of KB/s, Kb/s, packets, errors, average, max and total sum; in curses, plain console, CSV or HTML MOVED TO: https://github.com/vgropp/bwm-ng
Tools to process and visualize scientific data and images
Teem is a set of ANSI C libraries for manipulation, measurement, and visualization of structured scientific data. Includes N-dimensional image I/O and processing, volume rendering, diffusion tensor processing, ray tracing, PostScript rendering, and more.
A C and C++ Library + a compiler to create Adobe Flash SWF movies up to version 9 (v1.8.1). Supports nearly all the tags, includes an ActionScript compiler. Detailed docs and other tools: convert fonts to Flash, decompile Flash, jpg2swf. LASTEST IS 1.8.4
GGI stands for "General Graphics Interface", and it is a project that aims to develop a reliable, stable and fast graphics system that works everywhere. We want to allow any program using GGI to run on any platform requiring at most a recompile.
OpenSG is a scenegraph system for realtime rendering. Besides good performance our goals are easy multithreading support, portability, and a very extendable system.
2D/3D Scene Graph rendering engine for Linux/Unix/Win32 layered atop OpenGL. Supports stereoscopy, volume rendering, 2D/3D texture mapping, picking, LOD and view-dependent operations, cross-platform text, constant-rate rendering and image-based data.
The OpenSceneGraph (OSG) is a cross platform C++, OpenGL based library for real-time visualization, with uses such as vis-sim, scientific modelling and games.
Bayesian Network tools in Java (BNJ) is an open-source suite of software tools for research and development using graphical models of probability. It is published by the Kansas State University Laboratory for Knowledge Discovery in Databases (KDD).
A Java bytecode weaver that enables you to take advantage of the new 1.5 language features in your source code, while still retaining compatibility with 1.4 virtual machines.
GLText is a font rendering library for OpenGL applications usable from C++ applications. It uses FreeType to read and render high quality TrueType fonts with a minimal footprint.
FOX is an Extensible C++ Class Library for Multi-Platform GUI development. Platforms supported include Linux, Windows NT/9x/2K, and UNIX/X11 workstations (IRIX, Solaris, HP-UX, Tru64, AIX, FreeBSD, and others).