ApplicationsImages, videos and 360 panorama
CharacteristicsFast rendering speeds, compatibility with most design software, photorealistic and conceptual results, large objects and materials library, enables quick updates to clients by sending them a link through email, no training is needed.
Lumion 8 allows any architect to transform CAD designs into attractive renders in merely seconds.
Whether modeling in SketchUp, Revit, 3ds Max, Rhino or many others, Lumion instantly breathes life into designs with realistic trees, stylish effects, and thousands of objects and materials from its content library. No training required, and after just 15 minutes, you will be able to learn how to create images, videos and 360 panoramas with lightning-fast speeds.
Residential home exterior, rendered solely in Lumion 8.
The Styles Button is the outstanding feature of Lumion 8. By pressing it, you can select a style for the model and instantaneously receive an image with a backbone of balanced light, depth and realism.
The new Sky Light daylight simulator and the soft and fine shadow enhancements enable skillful creative visualization. Foliage and grass become photorealistic, the shadows beneath tables and shelves subtle and soft, and people, plants and buildings suddenly look like they belong where they are.
Beach House interior, rendered with new Lumion 8 features such as Sky Light, Soft Shadows, Soft Edges and more.
Lumion 8 also helps to clearly communicate architectural designs with the new “hand-drawn” outline feature. By softening the hard edges of structures and furnishings, simulating a maquette with tilt shift, and rendering videos in eye-opening 4K resolution, you achieve a true-to-life appearance.
With variation control effect it is possible to compare two design options by setting one option next to the other. Group objects together for easy scene-building, and benefit from many other enhancements like a curved mass placement function, a new measurement tool and better layer effects.
Lumion 8.3 is the latest release and includes the all-improved LiveSync feature for SketchUp and Revit. The new LiveSync enables an immediate, real-time visualization of SketchUp or Revit models. By changing the CAD model’s shape, you can see these changes taking place, in real-time, in Lumion’s lifelike environment.