Lumion is the world’s fastest 3D rendering software for architects. In seconds, you can visualize CAD models in a video or image with real-life environments and striking artistic flair.

Import your model from Revit, 3ds Max, SketchUp, AutoCAD, Rhino or ArchiCAD, among many other modeling programs, and Lumion instantly breathes life into your designs with realistic landscapes and urban context, stylish effects, and thousands of objects and materials from the content library.

Lumion renderings are pioneering architectural workflows while heightening visual quality. Whether for images, animations and 360 panoramas, Lumion breathes life into 3D models with a backdrop of realistic landscapes and context.

Do it yourself

Lumion empowers any architect or designer to create videos and images without any prior training.

Very fast results

You can edit your work in real-time and rendering is extremely fast.

Beautiful renders

Breathe life into your images or videos with materials, trees, people and effects.

Accomplish more

Customize a video on the spot with the client or quickly create multiple variations.

Big visualizations

Effortlessly, you can edit large areas and add tens of thousands of trees, people or buildings.

Why Architects Love Lumion

Within 15 minutes, any architect or designer can sit down with Lumion and learn how to create videos, images and 360 panoramas.

Beautiful Renders within Reach

Lumion empowers architects to create unbelievable renders in seconds.

As an all-in-one architectural rendering solution, Lumion allows architects to visualize CAD models in a video or image with real-life environments and striking artistic flair.

Whether you model in Revit, SketchUp, ArchiCAD, Rhino, AutoCAD and 3ds Max, among others, Lumion instantly breathes life into your designs with realistic landscapes and urban context, stylish effects, and thousands of objects and materials from the content library.

No training required, and after just 15 minutes, you can learn to create jaw-dropping images, videos and 360 panoramas (including VR) with lightning-fast speeds.

More Time to Design

Rendering was once a slow and tedious process. With Lumion, everything’s better.

From importing a CAD model to rendering a standout result, the whole process now takes only a few hours. And if you need to update a render on-the-fly, you can reconnect your model, adjust the render settings, and show your client a brand new, beautiful result, all in a matter of minutes.

You can even model and visualize simultaneously with LiveSync, helping you design in the context of real-life environments.

Lifelike Plants and Foliage

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Add Light And Texture

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Realistic Reflections

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Extensive Object Library

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Build Living Environments, from the Forest to The City

See your designs in the context of the real world with Lumion’s comprehensive scene-building tools and effects. From the densely forested landscape to the urban scene, you can find over 5,000 objects including trees and shrubbery, cars, people, interior furnishings, exterior objects and more.

Over 1,000 materials are also available in the Lumion Pro version*, giving you the ability to instantly assign stunning glass, plaster, wood, metal, fabrics and more.

*Lumion has about 33% of the content library (materials and objects) found in Lumion Pro.

Create Images, Videos and 360 Panoramas

Lumion renderings are pioneering architectural workflows while heightening visual quality. Whether for images, animations and 360 panoramas, Lumion breathes life into 3D models with a backdrop of realistic landscapes and context.

From a blank skeleton of your 3D model to a photorealistic result, Lumion helps you get the job done faster than any 3D rendering software out there.

Simply import a model. Build a scene for a realistic or conceptual result. Add effects to impart a sense of mood into your designs. And render.

Simple images can render in as little as 20 seconds, while animations require only a couple of hours for a 30fps video. Plus, with presets such as Styles, Real Skies and 3D Grasses, you can create a knockout scene in minutes and render it in seconds.a

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How Does Lumion Work?

Import your model, build a scene in Lumion with tools for modifying the environment or adding objects and materials. Change the model in your modeling software, re-import it into Lumion and continue from where you left off. Turn on LiveSync for simultaneous, real-time modeling and rendering.

Build your scene in less than an hour, render a video in minutes, and create high-quality images in seconds.

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No previous training in rendering solutions? Perfect! Lumion prioritizes efficient, streamlined functions to help architects and designers produce beautiful results without a need to outsource or hire a visualization expert. After just 15 minutes of using Lumion, you’ll be creating beautiful renders like a pro.

Lumion is compatible with your software.

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67 Of the top 100 architect companies in the world are customers of Lumion.

Each year Building Design publishes its list of the Top 100 World Architects. It’s an overview of the world’s biggest architectural firms. As of May 2018, 67 of the WA Top 100 are using Lumion.

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