Here is a list of best free stereo photo maker software for Windows. These software let you add anaglyph effect to images. Using them, you can make both, grayscale and colored stereo images. Most of them let you generate anaglyphs with Red/Green, Red/Blue, Red/Cyan, etc. colors. Also, they are easy to use and support popular image formats to create stereo photos. Some of these popular formats are JPG, PNG, BMP, TIFF, etc.
Most of these software use two images (left and right) to create anaglyph effects. But in one of them, you can use both single or left/right images to create stereo photos. After opening input images, some of them even let you analyze them with parallel or cross eye view. Also, you can analyze color, gamma, contrast, etc. effects by applying them on stereo images. You also get option to interlace images horizontally, vertically, sharp 3D LCD, and in many more styles.
My Favorite Stereo Photo Maker Software:
StereoPhoto Maker is my favorite. It supports maximum number of image formats among all, including JPG, BMP, TIF, GIF, PNG, JP2, JPT, etc. In addition to stereo photo making, you can also use this software to create animated GIFs.
You may also checkout best free websites to add anaglyph effect to images and 3D Rendering Software for Windows.
StereoPhoto Maker, as the name indicates, is a free stereo photo maker software for Windows. It is an easy to use tool with a variety of supported file formats including JPG, BMP, TIF, GIF, PNG, JP2, JPT, etc.
To use this software for stereo photo generation, you just need to select ‘Open Left/Right Images’ option contained in ‘File’ menu. After that, it lets you browse for respective images and displays them in a side by side view. This viewing arrangement may be changed to parallel or cross style. By using ‘Stereo’ menu available on its interface, you can generate gray or color anaglyphs with color, gamma, contrast, etc. settings. Under the same menu, you also get option to interlace images in different styles, such as horizontally, vertically, sharp 3D LCD, etc. It also provides options to resize, change position, rotate, correct barrel distortion, apply vertical and horizontal perspective rotation, etc.
Apart from creating anaglyphs, you can also use this software for making animated GIFs, batch rename files, batch image conversion, etc. Home Page Download Page
3D Anaglyph Maker
3D Anaglyph Maker is another free software that can be used to create stereo images. It comes with configuration tools to generate anaglyph using BMP and JPEG images.
To use this software to create stereo photos, you need to choose Load Left Image and Load Right Image option to load respective images. After that, you can apply either of the six available modes to create stereo photo in a desired fashion. These modes are Anaglyph Gray, Anaglyph Color, Anaglyph Red-Green, Anaglyph Red-Blue, Interleave LC-Shutter, and 3D-LCD.
Additionally, it lets you adjust brightness and contrast for left and right images. After choosing appropriate options, you need to click on Make 3D image option to have a preview in selected mode. At the lower left side of the interface, you get options (arranged in grid style forming ‘+’ symbol) for position adjustment of left and right images, to blend them in a better way in generated preview.
When you are done with setting up aforesaid options, click on Save 3D image button to save the image in a supported file format. Home Page Download Page
StereoMasks is another free stereo image maker software for Windows. Using this software, you can generate anaglyph with Red/Cyan, Red/Blue, Red/Green, etc. color combinations.
To use it for stereo image generation, you just need to open left and right images in this software. To do so, go to File > Open Left/Right Image option and select input format as ‘Two images: Left and Right’. Now, you can go to Stereo menu to select anaglyph style. These styles are Monochrome, Color, or Halftone anaglyph. As soon as you select a desired anaglyph style, it will generate stereo image in the chosen fashion.
It lets you analyze input image with parallel and cross view, and save generated stereo image as JPG or BMP file. Also, you get some control over file size if you are saving generated stereo image as JPG. This is possible because you get option to adjust JPG image quality with default or progressive coding technique. Home Page Download Page
Anaglife is a free anaglyph maker app for Windows 10. Using this app, you can create stereo images for a single image, or with a combination of left and right images. It helps to create Red/Blue stereo images.
The only problem with this app is that it is not published in English. So, to overcome this problem, let’s checkout how to use this software for stereo image generation:
- First of all, you need to click on ‘Carica immagini’ option. This lets you browse for the desired image to generate its anaglyph. Use this option two times to make anaglyph using left and right images.
- Now, enter values for X & Y co-ordinates by inserting values in Profondita’ X and Profondità Y blocks.
- After that, choose a mode from Tradizional (works for single image), or Stereoscopico (for left/right images only) from Tipo di Anaglife menu.
- At last, specify the color by choosing Rosso/Ciano, or Rosso/verde option.
When you are done with all these options, click on Crea Anaglife option to create anaglyph, and click on Salva Anaglife to save generated image in supported formats: JPG, BMP, and PNG.
Note: It works better in single image mode. Home Page Download Page