.MPO File Extension

Multi Picture Object

The MPO file format is generated by digital cameras using two separate lenses to capture overlapping images. These images are combined as a single 3D image. The MPO file can be viewed as 3D when displ...

General Information

Title MPO File Extension
Extension .mpo
Full Form Multi Picture Object
File Type Image File
Developer CIPA
MIME Type image/mpo

File Function

Primary Function Store stereo images
Additional Functions 3D photography
Features Multiple images, JPEG container

File Characteristics

Quality High resolution
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable Limited

Use Cases

3D Photography Yes
Printing Yes
Image Viewing Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Low
Best Practices Regular updates, Trusted sources

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2009
Latest Update CIPA DC-007 (2010)

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .jps, .pns, .jpg

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
StereoPhoto Maker Free Windows
Adobe Photoshop Subscription Windows, Mac
NVIDIA 3D Vision Photo Viewer Free Windows