How to import a model from Rhino to Twinmotion 2019

Now, I introduce easy way of import a model from Rhino to Twinmotion 2019.

This post is English version of this post.

Here is the short video of the process.
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Rhinoceros 5.0 to Twinmotion 2019 Demonstration (Short Version)

Data preparation in Rhinoceros

The only important thing that is

store models in layers for each material.

You can make layer depends on material, and model store to the layer.

Store models in layers for each material.

Export setting in Rhinoceros

FBX is best file type for export to Twinmotion.

And export setting that is you can keep default.

FBX export setting
You can change polygon mesh options.

Import Setting in Twinmotion 2019.

You can import FBX file from “Import” button.

FBX Import Setting
  • Your File: choose a FBX file.
  • Collapse: choose “Collapse by material”.
  • Up Axis: choose “Y up”.
  • Unit conversion: maybe you can 0.1 or 1.0

note: Unit conversion setting is maybe 0.1 or 1.0 is correct. That numeric depends on Unit setting in your Rhino file.

here is short movie made with Twinmotion 2019!!

Twinmotion 2019: Mesh Pavilion