IES file converter How to convert IES file?

What is IES file?


An IES file is a large file that contains information about the light emitted from a scene. Most of the time it's used by professional photographers and graphic designers. IES files are often shared and used in video editing software such as Adobe After Effects, Final Cut Pro X and Avid Media Composer. It is a common misconception that an .IES file is an image file. It can open up any image file but it's not actually an image file.

IES Format details


Full Name IES Photometric Data Format
Developer Illuminating Engineering Society
Category Data Files

Software, that convert IES files


The easiest way to convert a IES file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle IES files. Open your IES file with one of them and save in another file format.


IES Converters

  • 3ds Max
  • Revit Architecture
  • RenderZone
  • ZEMAX
  • EulumdatTools
  • 5 IES converters

IES conversions