Free Online JPG to PCD Converter

Please note: Your JPG file, once uploaded to our server will be deleted 1 hour after upload so please download your converted JPG file before this time.

How to Convert your JPG to PCD Online?

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

Upload your JPG file

Upload your JPG file

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

Download your PCD

Download your PCD

Click the download link to receive your PCD file.

File format information for JPG and PCD

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

The JPG file format is a popular image format most commonly used for the storage of digital photographs. The format implements a lossy-compression technology that allows for high levels of file compression with little perceptible loss of image quality making it an ideal format for photographs.

This format is one of the most used formats on the internet today with its small file sizes making it ideal for website images. Although there are newer image formats that may offer higher compression and quality the JPG is still and idela format for digital photos.

ExtensionPCD
Full NamePoint Cloud Library
Type3D Model/Point Cloud
Mime Typeapplication/octet-stream
FormatBinary

PCD files are a Point Cloud 3D format created to enable high speed loading and saving of Point Cloud data to either text-based format of a compressed binary format.

Information for converting from JPG to PCD

Our JPG converter will convert your JPG 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 PCD 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 JPG file to PCD?

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

How long does it take to convert my JPG to PCD?

We aim to process all JPG to PCD 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 conversion to the PCD 3D Point Cloud format?

Our JPG conversion tool will extract only the vertex data from your JPG file. This will then be used to create the final PCD file.

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

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

Is there a limit to the size of my image?

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