i3D Photo Help
previously named as ¡°Quick 3D Photo¡±, is the easiest and simplest tool to
browse and produce 3D stereo photo, created by NemoInfo. It can automatically fix
the motion, rotation and other minor faults of your stereo photo shots. The
intelligent matching function can search 2 folders and match all the stereo
photo pairs. It also allows you to browse your stereo photos and adjust them
quickly. With this great tool, you are now free from the heavy work of making
stereo photos, and focus on your creative picturing.
What¡¯s new in V3.4
a) One Step ¨C
b) Add Logo
What¡¯s new in V3.2
color adjustment ¨C to match the colors of two photos
e) Many short-cuts
quality when saving/exporting
Stereoscopic photo frame
What¡¯s new in V3.0
a) Intelligent matching stereo photo pair
b) Batch making
c) Browse quickly
d) Adjust depth quickly
e) Adjust color
f) Add copyrights & descriptions
g) Add frame
h) Export to GIF
i) Fine tune
j) Improved performance
k) Show 3D thumbnails in Explorer
l) More anaglyph modes
Tips and Skill
Create new stereo photo
Open Project: Open a stereo photo, both
Q3D and JPS
Save Project: Save project
Export to Image
Switch left/right photo
Remove current stereo photo
by side parallel
Side by side, cross
left/right photo to below by double clicking them.
Export to image
Make GIF animation
Here you can
rotate, zoom in/out left and right photo, or drag photos in preview area to
adjust their position. Or you can use left/right/up/down arrow to adjust them
more accurately. If you want accurate angle, input it into edit box.
You can adjust
the brightness/contract here, to control the final photo¡¯s color, so make them
match your anaglyph glasses. You can also check the middle lock button to
synchronize the left/right
You can add
copyrights and descriptions here.
Add Photo Frame
You can add a
frame to your stereo photo. You can create your own normal frame by putting
your PNF frame to the folder: frame/default. You can also create your own
stereoscopic frame by putting your PNF frame to the folder: frame/stereo. See
You can add a
logo to your stereo photo. You can create your own normal logo by putting your
PNF logo to the folder: logo/default. You can also create your own
stereoscopic logo by putting your PNF logo to the folder: logo/stereo.
Here you can set background color, if you dislike black background.
One Step ¨C Make
Tips & Skills
Which formats does i3D Photo
supports Q3D and JPS. Q3D is native format from i3D Photo. It contains original
photo data and allows you to adjust them lately, or add text/frame.
Which view methods does i3D
support: Anaglyph, side-by-side parallel, side-by-side cross.
Which anaglyph glasses does i3D
i3D Photo now
supports: Red/Cyan color, Red/Cyan half-color, Red/Cyan gray, Red/Cyan
optimized, Yellow/Blue(super bowl) color, Yellow/Blue(super bowl) half color,
Yellow/Blue(super bowl) gray.
How to make a stereo photo?
There are 2 ways
1: Click button
¡°New project¡± and then select your left/right photos in the dialog. i3D Photo
will analysis the left/right photos automatically and align them for you.
2: Use Drag/Drop
Batch make stereo photo
No matter you are using 2 digital cameras, or use one digital
camera, or you took extra pictures which are not stereo photos, i3D Photo can
help you to match all the photos and pick ones to make stereo photos. You can
do this by click menu: Tools->Match make, then select your left/right
photos, choose the export folder and click OK.
Please notice here that you can select any photo pair, no matter it¡¯s
the first, last or middle.
After all projects have been made, you can open one of them and use
the methods below to browse them. Press DEL whenever you want to remove one.
If you are familiar
with windows explorer to manage your original photos, you can drag your left/right
photos and drop them into i3D Photo window, then i3D Photo will create a stereo
photo automatically using these 2 photos.
You can also
drag a Q3D, or JPS file to i3D Photo window, to open and view it.
JPS is a common stereo photo format in
internet. You can open and view it by ¡°open project¡±, or just drag and drop it
to i3D Photo. By viewing in i3D Photo, you can view it in parallel mode, cross
mode or even anaglyph mode.
Browse Stereo photo quickly
In the main window, you can press ¡°Space¡±
to switch to next photo, press ¡°Backspace¡± to previous photo.
You can also put your mouse to the
top-right area of window, when the cursor changes to ¡°next¡±, click it to
switch. Put mouse to left-top area can switch to previous photo.
Another way is by clicking buttons in
toolbar: Previous, Next
Adjust depth quickly
When browsing/Viewing in the main window,
you can use left/right/up/down keys to adjust position of photos, to change the
Adjust colors to match your
If your anaglyph glasses can¡¯t filter the
colors clearly, you can adjust the brightness/contract of left/right photo, to
match your glasses
Export to different sizes for
Usually you will need original size to be
printed out, smaller size to share in internet. This can be done easily by
By using match export, you can not only
specify the output sizes, but also add frame, texts or adjust colors. These
actions apply to all photos.
Convert anaglyph photos to
With i3D Photo, you can easily convert
anaglyph photos to side-by-side ones. When creating new project, you just need
to select the anaglyph photo twice, then i3D photo will convert it for you.
By pressing ¡°Full screen¡± button in main
window, you can clear the whole screen and view your photos without any
Remove un-wanted stereo photos
When viewing stereo photos, you can press ¡°DEL¡±, or click button ¡°Delete¡± to remove the un-wanted ones immediately.
Make your own frame
i3D Photo brings a default set of frames.
You can make your own ones if you like. Just create a PNG file using photo
editing tool, and put it to the folder/frame/default. In that PNG, you should
make the area transparent which will show the picture.
How to match colors of two photos
In some cases, because of difference of focus
in the two cameras, the brightness, contrast, or even colors might be different
in the Left/Right photos. Like below:
The ¡°Auto Color Adjustment¡± will help you
to match the two photos quickly. While browsing the project, you can simply
press short cut ¡°C¡±, then the colors of right photo will be adjusted
automatically according to the left one, and result as below:
How to save high-quality projects/photos
By default, i3D Photo use 90 as JPG
compression rate. This is the best balance between file size and image quality.
If you need higher quality, you can modify this value to up 100, when you try
to save the project or export it as image file. Please note:
1. The higher the value is, the bigger the file
2. This value can be specified the first time
project file created, and will keep working with the project file, unless you
In the main window, you can use the
following shortcuts to simplify the operations:
1. DEL: Remove the current
2. SPACE: Turn to next stereo photo in the current
3. BACKSPACE: Turn to previous photo
4. LEFT: Move the photo left, to adjust depth
5. RIGHT: Move the photo right, to adjust depth
6. UP: Move the photo up, to adjust depth
7. DOWN: Move the photo down, to adjust depth
8. X: Switch Left/Right
9. A: Auto Align
10. C: Auto Color Adjustment
11. Shift+A: Fine turn/align
12. Shift+C: Adjust color
13. Shift+T: Add Text
14. Shift+F: Add Frame
15. Shift+L: Add Logo
16. Shift+K: Crop
17. Shift+E: Export as Image
18. Shift+O: Option
19. F5: Full Screen
20. Ctrl+Z: Undo
21. Ctrl+Y: Redo
22. Ctrl+N: New Project
23. Ctrl+S: Save Project
24. Ctrl+Shift+S: Save As Project