POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.binaries.images : Ruined castle : Re: Ruined castle Server Time
28 May 2024 09:11:52 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Ruined castle  
From: Bill Pragnell
Date: 4 Oct 2021 12:50:00
Message: <web.615b304e3aa08f60b96893c06f35e431@news.povray.org>
Thomas de Groot <tho### [at] degrootorg> wrote:
> You might want to
> try using different sized stones instead of bricks for a change, or in
> addition to bricks. And maybe make the arches and window frames out of
> stone instead of bricks. They would react differently to decay.

Filling space with irregularly-shaped bricks or stones is a non-trivial problem,
one I've often thought about but never seriously attempted! However, discrete
layers of different brick sizes would be feasible without effort (if
architecturally realistic!).

Arches and window frames made more carefully from larger custom components would
be my next step I think. More open structures like cloisters or church-style
windows would look great as ruins.


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