Expand LightWave


Create that next killer plugin, or augment your own workflows with the LightWave SDK and scripting resources.

The LightWave 3D Software Development Kit allows you to extend and customize LightWave 3D by creating plug-in tools. The SDK supplies information about the extensive API built into LightWave for developers, as well as a great many source code examples.


LightWave 11.5 SDK

Documents and Source Examples

LightWave 11.5 SDK

5.6MB ZIP


Support Forums

For additional support, other developers and the LightWave 3D engineering team participate in a LightWave Developer Support Section on the NewTek Forums. Here you will find areas for discussion of LScript scripting, Python Scripting, Node and Plugin Development.