Process images and create 3D computer graphics with the Visualization Toolkit.

The Visualization Toolkit (VTK) is open source software for manipulating and displaying scientific data. It comes with state-of-the-art tools for 3D rendering, a suite of widgets for 3D interaction, and extensive 2D plotting capability.

VTK is part of Kitware’s collection of supported platforms for software development. The platform is used worldwide in commercial applications, as well as in research and development. For examples, please see VTK in Action.

Activiz holographic remoting: Stream VTK to the Hololens 2

This is a huge step towards Augmented Reality (AR) support in VTK. It is now possible to stream holograms from a PC to the Hololens … Read More

Visualize surface vector fields with VTK.js

The Line Integral Convolution (LIC) is a vector field visualization technique that involves convolving noise with a vector field. This produces streaking patterns along the … Read More

Physically Based Rendering improvements in ParaView

Introduction The Physically Based Rendering shader in VTK has recently been improved with the addition of an anisotropy and a clear coat model. We are … Read More