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3D Systems Announces Beta Release of Cubify Capture

Wednesday, January 09, 2013

3D Systems Announces Beta Release of Cubify Capture05:30 EST Wednesday, January 09, 2013 -Turn Your Photos and Videos Into 3D Printables -Use Your Smartphone or Tablet to Create and Make ROCK HILL, S.C., Jan. 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that Cubify Capture, a new portal service that allows users to upload photos and videos from their digital, smartphone or tablet camera to its Cubify.com destination and automatically transform the images into 3D models, will be demoed at CES, January 8th – January 11th, 2013, in the Las Vegas Convention Center in the Main Hall, booth 15447. The company plans to expand the services of its Cubify Capture portal to include a full suite of thematic scan-to-print web and mobile apps. Users can capture on the go and upload pictures or video to Cubify.com where a 3D model is generated automatically and saved in the user's Cubify account. These 3D models can be used for further modeling, customizing or fusing with other elements and readied for printing at home or through Cubify cloud printing, in monochrome, durable plastic or full color. The company plans to develop a series of Cubify Capture apps starting with Cubify Capture: Faces, designed specifically to capture facial features and seamlessly turn them into customized 3D printable memorabilia. Cubify Capture: Faces for mobile will also be demoed at CES. "We're thrilled to invite users and educators to explore and experiment with the beta release of Cubify Capture, the first true real-world-to-print capture tool," said Cathy Lewis, CMO, 3D Systems. "We are excited to see what our growing Cubify community will capture and print." Be the first to experience Cubify Capture at CES.About 3D Systems Corporation 3D Systems is a leading global provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D printers, print materials and on-demand custom parts services for professionals and consumers alike. The company also provides CAD modeling, reverse engineering and inspection software tools and consumer 3D printers, apps and services. Its expertly integrated solutions replace and complement traditional methods and reduce the time and cost of designing and manufacturing new products. 3D Systems products and services are used to rapidly design, communicate, prototype or produce real functional parts, empowering customers to create and make with confidence. More information on the company is available at www.3DSystems.com The 3D Systems Corporation logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=4537CONTACT: Investor Contact: Stacey Witten 803-326-4010 Email: Stacey.Witten@3dsystems.com Media Contact: Cathy Lewis 781-852-5007 Email: Cathy.Lewis@3dsystems.com