Brendan Harmon

Digital Landscapes

A course on 3D modeling and rendering for landscape architects.

Strange attractor


Syllabus: 2020 & 2021 & 2022

Videos: Youtube

Software: Rhino, Grasshopper, Thea Render, Enscape, & Lumion

Lectures: Landscape Renderings & Landscape Diagrams


  • An Introduction to Grasshopper
  • Freeform Bench in Rhino
  • Parametric Bench in Grasshopper
  • Modeling a Bioswale in Rhino
  • Rendering a Bioswale in Lumion
  • Modeling a planter in Rhino
  • Rendering a planter in Lumion
  • Rendering a strange attractor with Thea for Rhino
  • Sculptural wall with Thea for Rhino
  • Photorealistic tree with Thea for Rhino