Can't find your 3D glasses?
How often does it happen that you come across a 3D image and you can't find
your glasses? The following are gimp scripts have been written to convert
red and blue images into stereo images.
The script files are located here. Provided one has read up enough on
Gimp to know how to install script files, the 3D scripts will be found
in the menu here.
The Beatles file is included. After loading the file and selecting
from the menu, the following window will pop up.
Select a comfortable Eye spacing which determines how far apart the stereo
images will be. The parallel output is below.
The cross eyed version whose output is shown below is done with a different script.
Gif images are indexed, this will cause the 3D menu items to be disabled.
The problem is easily fixed by changing the mode of the image from indexed to
Because human eye spacing is limited, landscape style images tend to get
There is an added bonus. Gimp can save files as a Gif
movie too. Some details on how
to do this can be found here.