Despite being in beta, V-Ray's integration into Modo's platform is superb. All the controls are still there and I'm very excited to use a physical camera setting. Getting some great renders. Still tweaking though.
As I add ZBrush to my set of tools, I've begun to explore its use as a quick idea explorer. Shown is a concept scifi helmet and upper suit exploration. Total project time was about 2.5 hours. It has not be re-meshed for retopo.
Many thanks to VrayWorld for posting my Stellar Earbuds concept to their site, placing me amongst some very talented designers. I thank them for the exposure. Now, if only it were easier to obtain VC funding to produce them. Working on that...
Check out the post here.