What can you do with STIPPLE?
Import - Visualize - Edit
Stipple is LS GROUP (ex Light & Shadows) newest editing tool for point clouds!
Stipple enables you to import and visualize your Point Clouds in Unity.
We developed a few tools for you to edit your data: edit, copy, and several others.
You can customize your Point Clouds data to explore and experience different environments in VR.
Built as designed: You can also compare your point clouds with BIM or CAD data to see the differences between them.
Why not you? Come and explore this Unity plugin allowing you to import and display a massive point cloud up to a nearly unlimited number of points in a VR headset!
Why Choose STIPPLE?
You can easily import your files in Stipple.
Supported formats (Point Clouds):
PTS/PTX (.pts, .ptx)
Stipple allows the visualization of extra-large Point Clouds with a nearly unlimited number of points
(until 5 billion points).
You can travel in your points clouds!
Using the tools available in Stipple, you can
edit your Point Clouds:
- You can cut/crop one part that you do not need
- You can isolate one part of your massive Point Clouds: cut and isolate a robot for example and put it in another place.
Stipple is VR compliant, which means you have the possibility to visualize your Point Clouds in a VR headset using the full power of the Unity platform! Thanks to its Level Of Detail, you can see your Point Clouds as detailed as you want!
Compare your Point Cloud and your 3D data to highlight the differences between a scan and BIM model.
Make a comparative analysis to ensure your building is built "as designed" or if there are changes to be made.
Detect any collision between one Point Cloud and CAD data thanks to our clash detection tool.
This allows you to see where the collision is and to make sure that two machines can operate simultaneously without any collision for example.
Apply lighting to beautify your point clouds. You can use Unity real-time lights and customize the look and feel of your scene.
All features for only:
Why the name?“To stipple” means to draw or paint something using small spots or marks. If you want to live the full experience, you can pronounce the name with a cute French accent, since we proudly develop this tool in Paris.
Which platforms does Stipple support?We only support Windows platform for now.
For novices: What is a PointCloud?It is a set of data points in three dimensions coordinate system. These points are defined by their x, y, z coordinates in general and are used to represent the face of an object.
Which version of Unity Editor do you support?We support Unity Editor 2019.4 and beyond.
Do I need Unity Pro to use Stipple?Unity Pro is not required to use Stipple.
Can I see my Point Cloud in Virtual Reality?Yes! Thanks to the Unity platform, you can use SteamVR or OpenXR standard package to display your point cloud in a VR headset. Our shaders are fully compatible with VR platforms.
Can I use color grading and post-process?Yes! Stipple is compatible with Unity PostProcess package, so feel free to tune the colors and add fancy bloom effects to perfect your beautiful point cloud.
Can I build applications with my point cloud?Yes, you do not need any additional license to build and distribute your application made with Unity and Stipple. We only require a license when you import and use Stipple's tools in Unity Editor.
Does it use cloud?No. Your data stay in your computer, and you do not need to use cloud for Stipple.
Can I use this to make awesome videos, with fast traveling and complex camera motions?"Yes! Stipple works well with the Cinemachine plugin, which will allow you to fine-tune camera movement and produce a very professional-looking video.
I have a problem, whom can I contact?"You can send us a mail at firstname.lastname@example.org . It could be useful to include any information that will allow us to help you, like a specific error message, screenshots, or even point cloud file.
Can I develop my own tools on top of Stipple?Yes! You can develop your own tools in the Unity platform, to add any specific features that you have in mind.
Looks awesome! Can I have a trial version?Yes, we offer a 7 days trial version . Do not hesitate to reach out to us so we can guide you during the software evaluation.