After 7 working days of trying to learn how to use Blender and coming from a CAD background in architecture I finally have a simple scene ready to be viewed.
The rolling racks were modeled, materials added and textured in Microstation V8i. The floor was done in Blender. The columns were added in Blender as well. I know the columns look horrible, they were there only to be a test run of some future equipment that will be added. I needed the floor to look right more than the columns to be right.
The floor is a highly polished gray concrete floor. The rolling racks are metal painted glossy white. There are also some vertical pieces of thin plexiglass on the front and sides of the wire racks. The lights are dual flourescent strips 8 feet long ganged together and suspended 14 feet above the floor. No walls or ceiling have been added to this scene. The lights are extremely bright so some washout is to be expected. I’ve already compared the render to photos and the glare is representative of reality.
The feedback I’m looking for is improvements to the floor and the rolling racks. The finished project is going to be a highly realistic environment in the BGE for our client to be able to see their building before ground is broken. Any improvements to the floor and the wire rods will be extremely valuable. The rest of the building is fairly simplistic and does not need any critique at this time.
Thanks in advance and by all means, be as harsh and brutally honest as possible.
Thanks in advance.