RAD file extension is used for Radiance image file. This is the main input file type, describing materials and geometry for the rendering programs, and must be compiled into an octree by oconv prior to ray-tracing.
There are 3 other file types using
the RAD file extension!
.rad - Reality AdLib Tracker 2 file
.rad - Real Rhapsody cache file
.rad - Radar ViewPoint radar data file
Software that works with rad file extension
RAD file extension - Radiance image file
What is rad file? How to open rad files?
File type specification:
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File extension rad is used for Radiance image file. This is the main input file type, describing materials and geometry for the rendering programs, and must be compiled into an octree by oconv prior to ray-tracing.
It is an ASCII text format, and is often translated from a CAD description, but may be created or edited by a text editor as well.
The default software associated to rad file type:
RADIANCE is a ray-tracing software system for UNIX computers. Radiance was developed with primary support from the U.S. Department Of Energy and additional support from the Swiss Federal Government. Copyright is held by the Regents of the University of California.
List of software applications associated to the .rad file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open rad file, edit rad file, convert rad file, view rad file, play rad file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting rad files.
- Open rad file
- Edit rad file
- View rad file
- Import rad file
- Export rad file
- Others rad file