In addition to our light fixtures, controls and daylighting solutions, Acuity Brands is dedicated to delivering a complete set of complementary, innovative lighting design software tools to deliver highly efficient, sustainable design methods and product applications. Visual is a sophisticated suite of lighting software solutions designed for demanding interior and exterior applications. Engineered by Acuity Brands, Visual increases productivity and accuracy throughout the entire lighting design process. Combining lighting and energy calculation tools with powerful 3D modeling software, Visual simplifies design and provides comprehensive intelligence and analysis for advanced lighting projects.
Visual combines an advanced 3-D interface with the latest advances in radiosity theory to provide efficient and highly accurate analysis of complex architectural spaces.
Visual Design Tools
The Visual design Tools are a set of free web based tools that allow users to get quick answers for many common lighting scenarios while they are selecting products online. Below are links to each tool, as well as a description of the tool. You can find video tutorials for each tool under the tool's help menu or at Visual-3D.com