Bring your materials into the world of digital design.


Bring your materials into the world of digital design.

Create digital textures with all the colour, texture and gloss of your materials using Bandicoot Shimmer Scan.


Create high quality digital textures for a wide variety of materials and sizes

Easy to Create

Do your own scanning using a handheld camera, or let us take care of scanning for you

Designed for Digital

Your digital textures will shine on textile platforms and in 3D fashion design software

Shimmer Scans

Bandicoot accelerates your digital product creation with high quality digital textiles. Switch to digital sampling and reach the market faster, with reduced waste and lower cost.

Red satin

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Washed denim

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Diverse Materials

We deliver digital textures with accurate colour for a wide variety of materials from washed denim to jacquard weave, from silky satin to foil prints. Large repeats are easy to cover with scan widths up to 1 metre, and fine details on smaller scans are captured at up to 640 dots per inch (DPI).

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Convenient Creation

Scan your materials by taking hand-held photos using a camera and flash, then upload your photos and our cloud service will automatically generate digital textures within 24 hours. Or send your materials to Bandicoot and we'll take care of the scanning for you.

Digital Textiles

Bandicoot textures are easy to use for digital product creation, with drag and drop support for major tools including Swatchbook, Adobe Substance, Browzwear and CLO3D.

Your digital textures are delivered at 4K resolution, including channels for base colour, normals, roughness, metalness, height and ambient occlusion.


Simple pricing so you can start using Bandicoot Shimmer Scan today.


$15 / Scan

  • Scan using your own camera
  • First 3 scans are free
  • 24 hour turnaround

Scan Service

$50 / Scan

  • Ship textiles to Bandicoot for scanning
  • Width up to 650 mm
  • 5 day turnaround



  • Width up to 1 metre
  • Seamless tiled textures
  • Contact us for pricing and turnaround

All prices in USD.
10% discount for swatchbook members.

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Upgrade your materials to digital today