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13 Aug 2022 14:13:16 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Floors, rails, stairs, roofs and big buildings  
From: Thomas de Groot
Date: 8 Feb 2022 02:14:00
Message: <62021838$1@news.povray.org>
Op 07/02/2022 om 11:12 schreef Bill Pragnell:
> Thomas de Groot <tho### [at] degrootorg> wrote:
>> Just wondering suddenly, looking at this: this is not a hollow shell I
>> believe, how is the internal layout? Could you walk through the building
>> along crazily twisting corridors and portals?
> 
> The building is not an empty shell, although on the other hand it's not
> particularly interesting either. Each building cell has the same floor as a
> gallery cell, so on closeups the floor can be seen to continue into doorways
> (probably not visible on this latest image!).
> 
> So each storey is a continuous empty floor, like a stripped-out office building.
> This is evident with floors that are level with the camera - you can see out of
> windows on the far side of the building.
> 
> I'm undecided if I want to do anything about this, it seems like a good feature
> on corners, but not across wide areas!
> 

Thanks indeed, Bill. That answers my question. I guess it would be 
better to leave the levels empty (for now?); you always can think of how 
to fill those with a different (simpler?) kind of structure at a later 
stage, if you are not getting bored before. ;-)

-- 
Thomas


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