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October 30, 2014

E-on Software Announces Immediate Availability of LumenRT 2015


October 30, 2014, Beaverton, Oregon E-on software is pleased to announce the immediate availability of LumenRT 2015 GeoDesign and Studio products. LumenRT 2015 contains numerous new features and capabilities including:

  • Enhanced realism with new DIVE™ technology
  • Interactive Scene Authoring and Editing
  • Seasonal vegetation with changing colors
  • Graphisoft ArchiCAD Integration
  • BIM attributes and layers
  • Real-time sculpting of Terrains
  • 3D skies with moving Clouds and Haze
  • Object Animation Paths
  • Huge new Content Library
  • PlantFactory™ Integration

Please visit for a complete list of the new features.

Watch the LumenRT 2015 presentation video on Youtube

"LumenRT 2015 is so large and feature-rich that it really is a completely new product," said Nicholas Phelps, CEO of e-on software. "The ability to offer dual workflows CAD-Driven and Interactive Authoring is going to add tremendous new levels of capability for our customers. We look forward to seeing LumenRT 2015 successfully deployed on a wide range of important commercial design and infrastructure projects during the coming months."

LumenRT 2015 includes a newly developed real-time rendering platform called Dynamic Immersive Visualization Engine or DIVE™ for short. The DIVE platform delivers exceptional visual performance and realism, handling scenes of enormous complexity and detail. Combined with e-on's renown natural scenery technologies such as PlantFactory™ vegetation, CloudFactory-Ozone™ 3D atmospheres, and VUE™ terrains, LumenRT 2015 is packed with feature-rich capabilities to handle the most demanding Architectural and GeoDesign projects.

Pricing and Availability

E-on is currently offering two LumenRT products - LumenRT Studio and LumenRT GeoDesign. LumenRT Studio is packaged for architects and BIM professionals and is available at the introductory price of $795 (SRP $995). LumenRT GeoDesign is the top-end of the LumenRT product line configured for Urban and Infrastructure Design Professionals and is offered at the introductory price of $1,495 (SRP $1995).

LumenRT is compatible with all 3D applications and directly plugs into Graphisoft ArchiCAD, Bentley MicroStation, Autodesk Revit, E-on Software VUE, Esri CityEngine* and Trimble Sketchup.

LumenRT 2015 is available in English for Windows XP, Vista, 7 and Windows 8 (32 and 64 bit), and on Mac OSX 10.7 to 10.9 (Mac Intel only, 32 and 64 bit).

E-on software expects to release the free LumenRT 2015 Trial version soon.

* LumenRT GeoDesign only.

About e-on software

E-on software is the leading developer of solutions for the creation, animation, rendering and integration of natural 3D environments (VUE, PlantFactory, CloudFactory Ozone and Carbon Scatter). E-on software products are used worldwide by the film, television, architecture, game, science, educational and entertainment industries.

E-on software products were used in feature films such as "Dr Strange," "Kubo and the 2 Strings," "Jupiter Ascending," "Minions," "Guardians of the Galaxy," "The Croods," "Dragons 1&2," "Hunger Games," "Hugo," "Tintin," "Super 8," "Thor," "Avatar," "Clash of the Titans," "Sucker Punch," "Despicable Me 1&2," "The Wolf Man," "2012," "Lovely Bones," "GI Joe The Rise of the Cobra," "Land of the Lost," "Terminator 4, "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," "Indiana Jones 4," "Monster Vs Aliens," "Australia," "The Spiderwick Chronicles," "KungFu Panda," "Pirates of the Caribbean 2" and TV series such as "Spartacus," "Smallville," "Battlestar Gallactica," "Caprica," "Stargate Atlantis," "Stargate Continuum," "The Vampire Diaries" and more. Read more on these stories in e-on software's Spotlights section:

E-on software was founded on the premise that powerful graphics tools should never get in the way of the designer's creativity. By investing significant resources in research and development, e-on software is able to deliver cutting-edge, user friendly technologies that produce stunning digital nature scenery.

In 2015, e-on software was acquired by Bentley Systems and now operates as an internal venture subsidiary.

E-on software is based in Paris, France. For more information visit

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