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Name Cinema 4D
Version 6+
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/1180
Classification Model
Description Cinema 4D is a 3D modeling, animation and rendering application developed by Maxon Computer GmbH. Cinema 4D as a file format can contain elements of animation, modeling, texturing and rendering. This version of the Cinema 4D format appears to have been in use from the release of version R12 of the Cinema 4D application onwards and is distinct from the earlier versions 4.x and 5.x. Please contact the PRONOM team if you can assist with establishing a precise version number.
Byte order  
Related file formats Is subsequent version of Cinema 4D (5.x)
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by None.
Supported by None.
Source Digital Preservation Department / The National Archives
Source date 06 Aug 2018
Source description  
Last updated 06 Aug 2018
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