I was recently given a bunch of 2D plans of a large building. They were floor plans for the 5 stories, plotted on paper. I’m pretty good at imagining the 3D object from 2D plans, but in this case, I thought some 3D visualization might be helpful. So for everybody involved in the project, I built the whole thing in the Quake 3 engine on a rainy Sunday afternoon some months ago when I was ill and had nothing better to do.
Here is the front view:
Here is the back of the building:
And finally, a small section which already has some windows:
This was a fun project for a day that made some people happy.
Here is a final shot showing the scene in the Quake level editor GtkRadiant: