Supported file formats

Modified on Tue, 23 Jan 2024 at 04:46 PM

NUBIGON supports a range of file formats. For file-type-specific FAQs, visit the sections below. 

Full List

File Type
File Format
Point CloudE57, LAS, LAZ, RCP, RCS, XYZ, TXT, PTS
MeshOBJ (and MTL), DWG
3D Asset &
Entire Scene
VideoMP4, WEBM
TIFF, JPG, BMP, PNG (as image sequence) 

glTF Support in NUBIGON

NUBIGON supports the following core glTF 2.0 features:

  • Meshes
  • Base color material
  • Textures
  • Cameras
  • Animation (skinning is not supported)


  • Can I open point clouds from mobile or hand-held lidar systems?
    Of course! Take a look at examples of mobile and hand-held projects showcased with NUBIGON.

  • Can I open point clouds from drone-based photogrammetry?
    Yes, indeed! Export a point cloud from your photogrammetry software and open it in NUBIGON.

  • Does NUBIGON support structured, unified, and unstructured point clouds? 
    Yes, all are supported.

  • Can I import 360-degree images? 
    No, not at this time.

  • Can I import images into scenes?
    You can bring in images as annotations.