Michael Brightman’s recent webinar is like a gold mine of tips & tricks for all Sketchup and Lumion users. If you haven’t checked it out yet, then please do!
Michael takes you through all forms of lighting available in Lumion explaining countless workflow tips along the way. He also explains how the effects available within Lumion can be combined to create atmospheric, compelling interior renders.
This webinar was recorded in real-time and demonstrates how fast it is to get fantastic results from a Sketchup/Lumion workflow. Check it out!
Here’s another atmospheric animation of a luxurious Larry Belk project, visualized by Chris Welton in Lumion. He’s made excellent use of effects and camera work to convey a very specific mood and to showcase this large residential project in its beautiful natural setting.
Take a look at this time-lapse recording of Gui Felix starting with just a picture in Sketchup and ending with a 3D model, complete Lumion scene and render, just 2 hours later!
Gui modeled everything in Sketchup, then loaded the model into Lumion and built the scene that brought it all to life. Check out the renders below, which were produced just 2 hours after starting the whole project.
Above: Night-time render made from the speed-built model
Above: A second render. This time showing the model in the daytime.
It’s fascinating to see all the steps, with nothing missed, condensed into one 22 minute video. It powerfully demonstrates what can be achieved with Sketchup and Lumion in such a short timescale!
Lumion 7.3 is out now and includes Lumion LiveSync for Revit
Make changes in Revit® and immediately see them appear live in Lumion!
Above: Short impression of Lumion LiveSync for Revit in action
Lumion LiveSync® provides a real-time high quality 3D view of your Revit® design. This plugin for Revit® creates a live connection with Lumion, so that changes in Revit® can be previewed in real-time in Lumion.
Live synchronization can help you work faster, for example in the early stages of design, when you are making frequent adjustments to your Revit® model.
Lumion 7.3 is a FREE update for Lumion 7 users and the Lumion® plugin 2.0 for Revit® is FREE of charge to anyone.
How does it work?
Find out more on the Lumion what’s new page.
Michael Brightman is doing another of his popular live webinars on Tuesday March 21st between 11:00 to 12:00 US Mountain Standard Time.
He will be exploring how to create great looking interior renders in Lumion. In addition to explaining features like shadow, line lighting and area lighting, Mike will offer some tips and tricks on how to get the most out of these and other features.
It’s free! No need to sign up!
You can join by clicking this link.