.VDB File Extension

There is only one file type that uses the .VDB extension:

OpenVDB Volume Database File

OpenVDB Volume Database File
  • Developer DreamWorks Animation
  • Popularity
    3.0 (2 votes)
  • Category Data Files
  • Format N/A

A VDB file is a volume database file created by OpenVDB, an open source C++ software library used to create special effects in DreamWorks animated films. It contains data used to simulate volumetric effects, such as clouds and smoke, or represent a surface, such as water.

OpenVDB is used by various feature films, short films, and TV series. Some of the titles include How to Train Your Dragon 2, The Croods, and Puss in Boots.

Software's name License Platforms
DreamWorks Animation OpenVDB DreamWorks Animation OpenVDB Free LinuxMacWindows

Updated: January 1, 2018

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