Lumion 10.3 is available now. See what’s new in the latest version of Lumion!

17 March 2020

Vivid materials can tell a vivid story about your design, and in Lumion 10.3, you can now make materials feel real with the new displacement map import feature.

By importing your own displacement maps, you can give any material a natural and realistic appearance that makes it look as if you could reach out and touch it. Simply create or download your own displacement map and, in an instant, you can enhance the texture and detail of your project’s materials to show exactly how they will feel. 

Lumion 10.3 also expands the reach of its real-time rendering feature with the new LiveSync for AutoCADYou can learn more about LiveSync here.

Lumion 10.3 is a free update for Lumion 10 users. The LiveSync plugins for Revit, SketchUp, ArchiCAD, Rhino, Vectorworks and, now, AutoCAD, are free for everyone. 

Lumion 10.3 naturally gives you full access to all of the compelling, innovative and time-saving features of Lumion 10.
A glance at new features in Lumion 10.3
Feel the materials in your design come to life and show incredible texture and detail with the new displacement map import feature. And if you’re an AutoCAD user, you can now work on your model while taking advantage of real-time rendering with Lumion LiveSync for AutoCAD.

Lumion 10.3 also comes with a vastly improved high-quality preview as well as general performance updates.
Import your own displacement maps
* Model design by Ten Over Studio.
When materials feel real, designs come to life. In Lumion 10.3, you can now import your own displacement maps into Lumion’s built-in or custom materials. With this feature, the act of seeing your architectural visualisations becomes the experience of feeling them, heightening emotion while drawing viewers into your designed building or space. 

Watch a video on the displacement map import feature.
New LiveSync for AutoCAD
* Model design by Van Manen.
Always get a real-time view of your AutoCAD 3D model in Lumion’s breathtaking, full context environments with LiveSync for AutoCAD, new in Lumion 10.3.

The free Lumion LiveSync plugin lets you set up a simultaneous, real-time connection between your 3D model in AutoCAD and Lumion 10.3. Change the model’s shape in AutoCAD to test a modified design, and you’ll instantly see the model updated in Lumion so you can view it with accurate lighting and shadow, surrounding context such as urban neighborhoods or rural settings, and beautiful, realistic materials. 

Watch a video on LiveSync for AutoCAD.
Other quality and performance updates
Lumion 10.3 also comes with a significant improvement to the High-quality Preview feature by incorporating Hyperlight lighting into the preview, enhancing the beauty of your real-time view.

View the release notes for Lumion 10.3.