More ideas from max
Very tangible feel, especially the first couple of scenes with low-poly set of objects. Scene by Jeremy Vickery

Res Choice process by *jermilex on deviantART - Typography Design Modelling. Nice little process piece. Good to see how he sets up his lighting using proxy objects to speed render time and puts in the detailed objects later.

nomeradona ...: Tutorial: Ivy Pluggin_ Sketchup and Vray SketchUp

Tutorial: Ivy Pluggin_ Sketchup and Vray SketchUp

TUTIRIAL Nomeradona SketchUp VR: Tutorial: How to simulate lampshade materials in Vray SketchUp

Vray double sided material allows seeing the light on the backside of the objects. Vray artists use this material to simulate thin transluc.

Sketchup = Free 3D imaging software from Google!         Maxwell = Amazing Render suite that makes 3d models look real (but costs $).  Sketchup + Maxwell Plugin = Free amazingness :D

For those of you that have been rendering for years, you know the name Maxwell. Using their Render Suite, which connects to SketchUp, you can create some amazingly realistic models. The problem has been that you were required to have the full Maxwell Rend