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Getting Started with Lumion 3D by Ciro Cardoso

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Chapter 3. Creating Materials

Now that you have your 3D model ready to use in Lumion, it's time to give it some life using materials and textures. This chapter is designed to help you start using materials in Lumion and learn how to configure them by understanding the different settings. Not only this, here you can find some help and tips so that you can create your materials using textures, make the necessary adjustments, and use them inside Lumion.

In this chapter we will learn the following:

  • How to use Lumion materials?
  • Tweaking Lumion materials
  • What is texturing?
  • Where to find images for textures?
  • What is a seamless texture, alpha channel, and normal map?

It's time to take another important step: creating and adding materials to our 3D model. Materials ...

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