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About Graswald

Graswald is digitalizing nature for the entertainment industry. Using digital ecosystems created by Graswald, 3D studios and individual users can create complete 3D worlds within minutes. The photorealistic 3D digital habitats have been used for visual effects in film & television, video games, product and architectural visualizations, commercials and animated films, and synthetic training data generation since 2018. Clients and partners include hobbyist designers and freelancers as well as large enterprise clients (including Amazon Games, NVIDIA, and Autodesk).

Press releases

20. March 2024 raises $3.3M seed round to scale the way brands create 3D content with AI

The Hannover-based start-up has secured seed funding to build Canva for 3D, leveraging generative AI to transform 3D creative processes for 3D product visualisation. Hannover, 20 March 2024 – announced the close of a $3.3 million seed round led by existing investor Lakestar as well as Supernode Global with continued support from existing investor HTGF and further participation from Spatial Computing expert FOV Ventures, Robin Capital, Angel Invest Ventures and Notion Sc
22. February 2023

Start-up Stories: From student to CEO

Get started. Just do it. Don’t let the possible consequences put you off. These are important first steps when transforming your idea into a business model. This is something Julius Harling knows all about. Julius is the CEO and founder of Graswald, a start-up that specialises in the digitalization of plants, trees and other natural elements. For example, game developers and programmers can reproduce entire ecosystems in detail – for movies, for games and for the metaverse. Julius
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9. June 2022

Graswald closes €1.25 million seed round led by Lakestar and HTGF to develop highly realistic and scalable 3D worlds for the metaverse

Hanover, June 9th, 2022 – Graswald has raised €1.25 million funding to accelerate developments of its 3D content platform for the photorealistic virtualization of nature. The seed round was led by High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) together with Lakestar and renowned business angels and affirms Graswald’s vision to provide photoreal 3D ecosystems to breathe life into the metaverse. The Hanover-based start-up has been setting new standards in the creation of natural, digital 3D wor

Info & Contact

Julius Harling, Gründer und CEO


Graswald GmbH
Berckhusenstr. 89
30625 Hannover

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29. Apr 2022

Dominik Lohle

Senior Investment Manager