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Terragen Alternatives

Terragen is described as 'scenery generator, created with the goal of generating photorealistic landscape images and animations' and is an app in the photos & graphics category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Terragen for Windows, Linux, Mac, Autodesk 3ds Max and Steam. The best alternative is Vue. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try World Machine or Picogen. Other great apps like Terragen are Geomorph, Nem's Mega 3D Terrain Generator, Visual Nature Studio and EarthSculptor.

Terragen alternatives are mainly 3D Modelers but may also be VFX Software. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Terragen.
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows

Terragen is a scenery generator, created with the goal of generating photorealistic landscape images and animations.

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  1. Vue icon

    Vue

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Create vast expanses of terrains, add trees, select the best point of view and render hyper-realistic images of your landscapes in moody atmospheres... in a few mouse clicks.

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    World Machine

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    World Machine is a proven terrain generation solution for artists, game developers, visual effects studios and other visualization professionals

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  3. Picogen icon

    Picogen

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    A free Terrain Synthesizer and RendererPicogen is an outdoor ray tracing system, a free Terrain Synthesizer and Renderer targeting large-scale terrain with realistic day/night-illumination and detailed plant populations.

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    Discontinued

    No recent releases since 2010. See https://code.google.com/archive/p/picogen/downloads

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  4. Geomorph icon

    Geomorph

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Geomorph is a height field generator and editor for the Linux operating system.

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  5. Nem's Mega 3D Terrain Generator icon

    Nem's Mega 3D Terrain Generator

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Nem's Mega 3D Terrain Generator is a relatively new terrain generator that takes a step in a completely different direction.

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    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated since 2007 and the official website is no longer available. Last version, 3.0.5.0, can be still downloaded from Softpedia

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    Visual Nature Studio

    • Windows

    Visual Nature Studio 3's redesigned interface makes creating complex scenes easier than ever before! Additionally, faster rendering of animations along with still shots guarantees faster delivery of final product.

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  7. EarthSculptor icon

    EarthSculptor

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    EarthSculptor is a realtime terrain height-map editor and paint program featuring an easy to use interface designed

    ⚫︎ 3D SculptingEarthSculptor offers tools to push, pull, smooth, grab or pinch to manipulate a 3D model.
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  8. PnP TerrainCreator icon

    PnP TerrainCreator

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    PnP TerrainCreator is a highly integrated tool for large scale terrain creation.

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    Discontinued

    Website/app unavailable.

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    DreamScape

    • Windows
    • Autodesk 3ds Max

    DreamScape is sophisticated set of 3DS MAX plug-ins for creating and rendering realistic landscapes, seascapes, skies, clouds, outdoor lighting and more.

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    Acropora

    • Windows

    Voxelogic develops voxel-based modeling tools for terrains as well as 3D objects.

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