ApplicationsImages, videos, and 360 panoramas
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 3D rendering software can bring interior designs to life quickly, it can be used to communicate the beauty of a 3D interior model and share the vision for the project. From living rooms to the workplace, Lumion makes it easy to render and show interiors with a realistic interplay of lighting and shadow, lifelike materials with tactile textures, a large content library to easily create lived-in spaces and more.
Living room interior rendered in Lumion 9 by Gui Felix
Lumion is compatible with most popular 3D modeling programs, and real-time connection with programs can be easily set up with Lumion LiveSync, available for:
After importing a 3D interior into Lumion, there is a wide range of intuitive tools and visually stunning effects that can be used to bring it to life. With over 1,000 materials, including wood, stone, bricks, glass, water and more, an interior can be quickly dressed with customizable materials. A comprehensive nature editor also makes it easy to show the environment outside a window or views from a bedroom or a balcony, for instance.
Exterior views from an open air space, rendered in Lumion 9 by Gui Felix
Once materials have been added to the interior, a large library containing over 5,000 objects can be employed to furnish living rooms, kitchens, bedrooms, office spaces, restaurants, schools, hospitals and more. There are animated 3D characters to show how people can move around the designed spaces. With the content library, demonstrating the experience and the feeling that people will have when they enter a room is quick and effective.
Lastly, with Lumion’s wide range of visual effects, realistic lighting, shadow, outline, color, reflections and more can be added to a scene. For instance, features such as Sky Light enable daylight simulation, while the soft shadows and fine-detail shadows effects help create lively, beautiful shadows throughout the spaces.
Escalator design showing shadows, Sky Light and other effects in Lumion 9 Pro
For an interior designer or architect without any 3D rendering experience, it is easy to start creating beautiful renders, videos and 360 panoramas in Lumion, quickly and without the need for specialized training.