Originally Posted by Steve
I would love a tutorial on how to create one of these objects. They look so damn realistic. Any chance?
Well, the 3d model itself isn't that fancy. You could see a step by step build up of my Amiga 3000 model over at vimeo:
On the other hand the art is to get a nice lighting and create good surfaces. This is more a thing of long experience imho. I am working with Octane-Render since two years and with LightWave since version 3.5 from back in the days.