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Scene Transistion - Industrial to Rural Farmland
« on: November 07, 2016, 09:54:47 AM »
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Looking for some advice/suggestion on how to transition this scene from industrial (steel) to rural.  Thanks in advance.

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Re: Scene Transistion - Industrial to Rural Farmland
« Reply #1 on: November 07, 2016, 10:32:07 AM »
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Build a viewblock with taller trees.  If you're hesitant, keep in mind that trees are much taller than most modelers think.

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Re: Scene Transistion - Industrial to Rural Farmland
« Reply #2 on: November 08, 2016, 12:53:13 AM »
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Depending on where you're modeling, you might not need a transition.  I've seen major industries, although not steel mills, with farms on the other side of the fence.

Kentucky Electric Steel, near where I live, has rural land, including forests, homes, and a feed mill/dog food factory surrounding it, and the only separations are roads and a creek.
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Re: Scene Transistion - Industrial to Rural Farmland
« Reply #3 on: November 08, 2016, 08:18:18 AM »
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prototype photos will be your best guide for this.
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Re: Scene Transistion - Industrial to Rural Farmland
« Reply #4 on: November 08, 2016, 10:09:22 AM »
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prototype photos will be your best guide for this.

That's what I was thinking:

https://www.google.com/maps/@41.5981348,-87.3050158,2228m/data=!3m1!1e3

Maybe just extend the trees out to the right?  Maybe some water?  Coal piles?

https://www.google.com/maps/@41.6004587,-87.2955943,1207a,20y,41.24t/data=!3m1!1e3

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Re: Scene Transistion - Industrial to Rural Farmland
« Reply #5 on: November 08, 2016, 12:01:50 PM »
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Yep. Use Google Maps to find locations similar, and then do that!