There are several ways to import your 3D model into Lumion. For one, you can simply import a model using the green “IMPORT” button in the lower left-hand corner of the Build Mode interface. You can also import your 3D model with LiveSync, allowing you to simultaneously model and render.
How do you put a model on a Lumion?
To place a 3D model accurately, perform the following steps:
- From the Import or Objects menu, select the 3D model.
- After placing the 3D model, click on the Edit properties menu.
- Select the 3D model and a window appears where you can see the X:, Y:, and Z: coordinates, as shown in the following screenshot:
What models can you import into Lumion?
The supported model file formats are as follows:
- DAE (Collada)
- SKP (SketchUp)
- MAX (Requires a 3ds Max installation)
Can I edit model in Lumion?
A model can change after you’ve already finished building a Lumion scene. Fortunately Lumion can easily update your model with the latest changes, leaving the materials and your scene intact.
How do you put a model on a Lumion 10?
While placing any 3D model, before you click on the scene, you can press and hold the Ctrl and the V keys. The Ctrl key forces Lumion to place 10 copies but the V key creates these 10 copies with random sizes.
How can I tell what model my Lumion is?
In the Import or Objects menu, select the Edit properties submenu. Select the 3D model.
Is Lumion compatible with blender?
Please note that Lumion does not officially support Blender.
What file type does Lumion use?
Lumion supports most common CAD and BIM authoring tools. Supported file formats are: Collada (. DAE), Sketchup(. SKP), Autodesk® (.
Can you explode in Lumion?
If you have a problem with flipped or invisible faces in Lumion, try to explode your scene in SketchUp just before exporting it using CTRL + A -> Right-click -> Explode.
How do you move around in Lumion?
In Lumion 3, there is also a new Orbit function. Just press the O key (for Orbit) and the right mouse button to orbit around whatever is in the center of the screen.