Free Online JPEG to AMF Converter

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A maximum of 20 files can be uploaded at once.

Please note: Your JPEG file, once uploaded to our server will be deleted 15 minutes after upload so please download your converted JPEG file before this time.

How to Convert your JPEG to AMF Online?

Here are 2 simple steps to convert your JPEG to AMF using our fast and free JPEG converter tool.

Upload your JPEG file

Click the "Upload a JPEG File" button, then select a JPEG to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Download your AMF

Click the download link to receive your AMF file.

File format information for JPEG and AMF

ExtensionJPEG
Full NameJoint Photographic Experts Group
TypeImage
Mime Typeimage/jpeg
FormatBinary
Opens WithPaint.Net, Photoshop

A JPEG file is a compressed and highly efficient image file format whose aim is to store photographic-quality images using a fraction of the storage space compared to other lossy and non-lossy image compression methods available at the time.

The compression used by JPEG encoders is "lossy", meaning image colors that are not perceptible to the human eye are discarded during the compression process. The removal of this color data greatly reduces the size of the final JPEG file with no discernible loss in quality.

Due to their compact and high-quality format, JPEG files are one of the primary image formats used by websites, digital and phone/tablet cameras, and more. This widespread support means JPEG files can be edited within most popular image editing software.

ExtensionAMF
Full NameAdditive Manufacturing File
Type3D Model
Mime Typetext/xml
FormatText

An AMF file, short for "Additive Manufacturing File," is a specialized digital format used in the field of additive manufacturing, commonly known as 3D printing. This file type contains a 3D model's data, including geometric information, material properties, and other relevant details necessary to produce the object using additive manufacturing techniques. The AMF format is designed to be an open standard, allowing for interoperability among different 3D printing software and hardware, enhancing the accessibility and versatility of 3D printing technology.

Unlike other file formats, such as STL (STereoLithography) files, which represent 3D models as a collection of triangular facets, AMF files can store the 3D model's geometry as a precise and smooth mathematical representation. This capability enables more accurate and high-fidelity 3D printing results, particularly for complex and intricate designs. Additionally, AMF files can include material properties, color information, and even multiple objects within a single file, making them versatile and suitable for a wide range of additive manufacturing applications.

Due to its advantages over other formats, AMF has gained popularity in the 3D printing community. It facilitates the seamless transfer of 3D designs between different software applications, reducing the chances of data loss or errors during the conversion process. Furthermore, as 3D printing technology advances and becomes more prevalent in various industries, AMF files continue to play a vital role in driving innovation, creativity, and efficiency in additive manufacturing processes.

Information for converting from JPEG to AMF

Our JPEG converter will convert your JPEG file to a 3D model using the Heightmap process whereby 2D pixels, based on their luminosity, are converted into 3D space to create a full 3D AMF model ready for download for further processing in your favourite 3D editing package or for printing on a 3D printer.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I convert my JPEG file to AMF?

First click the "Upload..." button, select your JPEG file to upload. Your JPEG file will be uploaded to our servers. When the JPEG to AMF conversion has completed, you can download your AMF file straight away.

How long does it take to convert my JPEG to AMF?

We aim to process all JPEG to AMF conversions as quickly as possible, this usually takes around 5 seconds however this can be longer for certain files, so please be patient.

How accurate is the JPEG to AMF conversion?

We aim to provide the best conversion experience. Our tools are under constant review and development with new features being added every week.

How is the 3D model generated from my JPEG image?

Our tool uses a Heightmap process whereby the AMF 3D model is created based on the luminosity of the individual pixels in you JPEG image.

Is there a limit to the size of my image?

Yes, to ensure our tool converts the JPEG image quickly and with a reasonable final file size, your tool will resize any image larger than 600x600 pixels.