Interview with Jordan Smith of MOrenders

In this interview, associate architect Jordan Smith of Kansas City, MO, talks about his experience starting an architectural visualization company, and how Lumion has helped along the way.

Tip: ‘Mass move’ for impressive traffic

The Mass Move function is a very powerful tool in Lumion 6 that allows you to create complex and curvy animation paths for people and cars. Chris Welton has put together a series of 5 tutorials which show you how to build a scene with complex traffic flow like the...

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Understanding Spaces Faster: Khoi Tran of Leo A Daly

“It’s right up there with your sketchbook, your pencil, your everyday tools.” Leo A Daly is an Architectural firm with a hundred year history and a consistent standing amongst the Top 50 Architectural companies in the World.Khoi Tran, a Senior Designer at Leo A Daly,...

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Lumion is at the AIA Convention in Philadelphia, 19-21 May

That special time in the year has arrived again! The American Institute of Architects’ annual convention takes place in Philadelphia later this week and naturally, Lumion will be there too.Come along to booth 2362 to see a demo of latest version, including its new...

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Win a BOXX computer and Lumion software

In order to win a BOXX computer and Lumion software you just have to click the link below and fill in the form. Winning has never been so easy!https://www.boxxtech.com/landing-pages/lumion-edition-workstationsBoxx offers tailormade solutions for those who want to run a...

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Lumion project: Pride Street Pool

By Facet Design, Anglessa, AustraliaAbout the projectDerek Weigall: “This modern, architectural home is located in a small town, on the south coast of Victoria, Australia, not far from Melbourne. The house is now several years old and the new owners wanted to bring...

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Tip: Blast off your Lumion performance

As an Architect or Designer you know that time is often critical in getting your latest design to the client. Here are a few tips to make your Lumion experience even faster.1) How fast is your hardware?You can benchmark your computer in Lumion to check how fast it...

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Lumion Projects: Residential Showreel

By Virtual Eyes Design, Charlotte, North CarolinaErik Varvel runs his own design and visualization company called Virtual Eyes Design. He’s put together an impressive showreel of recent residential projects he’s been involved with, which is a mixture of exteriors and...

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Designing great things

“Visualization and story-telling are the key to designing great things”Ryan Stevens, Director of Design and CEO at KMD Architects in San Francisco talks about how visualization Lumion-style has helped “establish trust with the client from very early on [in projects]....

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Tip: Accurate lighting and shadows using ‘Sun’ effects

The sun is important in getting the right lighting and shadows in your Lumion scene. This blog teaches you how to use the ‘Sun’ and the ‘Sun Study’ effects, to create accurate lighting and shadows.Adjusting the SunYou will need to apply the ‘Sun’ effect to adjust the...

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Lumion project: The Franklin at Ten Mile

By Stack Rock Group, Boise, IdahoAn Upscale Multi-Family Project in Meridian, IdahoProject Clients: David Ruby, AIA, LEED AP The Architects OfficeTami Greene, The Franklin at Ten MileAbout the project: Trevor Ball from Stack Rock Group:“The goal for the design was to...

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