The most polarizing characteristic that separates phenomenal 3D artists from good 3D artists is raw talent. No amount of software will ever make up for a shortfall of raw talent. Having the best 3D software for the job will help one express their talent to the fullest—and knowing the best 3D modeling software for the job at hand will make that expression even fuller.
Among all the 3D modeling programs software packages out there are...
Most of the 3D artists I've met over the years have one thing in common: they're all self-taught. Sure, maybe they've got a course or two under their belts, but the vast majority of their skillsets have been learned through scouring the Internet for hours at a time. That, and banging their head against the wall!
3D Forums & Online Tutorials
There's a lot of places to learn about 3D modeling and rendering today but that's not...