Terragen is a scenery generator, created with the goal of generating photorealistic landscape images and animations.
Terragen vs VistaPro Renderer opinions
It's a bit more tricky setting up your landscapes via a schematic editor which works both for the height map and color texture maps. A lot more complicated but in the end it's very versatile.
Geomorph is a height field generator and editor for the Linux operating system.
A height field is a kind of topographic map. It is a 2D projection of a 3D landscape.
Geomorph generates square images and shows a 3D preview of the resulting landscape. The resulting 2D image can.
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.
No recent releases since 2010. See https://code.google.com/archive/p/picogen/downloads
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The program is no longer updated since 2007 and the official website is no longer available. Last version, 220.127.116.11, can be still downloaded from Softpedia
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