A brief look at the modelling of my orcs head, and a nice in-depth look at how I did the UV mapping, and painted the different textures for his head.
A Realistic Lighting Rig by Andy Nicholas
This tutorial will show you how to create a lighting rig that will simulate daytime lighting conditions. Most importantly, it will allow you to easily adjust the rig so you can reuse the rig in many different scenes. This tutorial was written by Andy Nicholas who is an experienced freelance artist and programmer.
Lightsabers by Mike Hobson
Making Lightsabers in LightWave with a little help from Adobe After Effects.
How to make a SOCCER BALL by Gianluca Panebianco
"We can start to say that this tutorial is very simle, but probably it's a little boring..."
For more tutorials look this thread: http://cgtalk.com/showthread.php?t=216481