There haven't been many sample renders since the beta was released. Render times are steep but man...the results are nothing short of stunning.
This is a cut and paste from the LW3D Yahoo Group
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Wednesday, February 19, 2003 6:06 AM
Subject: [LW] Taiki clouds quick test...
> Here's a quick test with Taiki clouds... Nothing fancy, just a
> simple fly-over. It's PAL D1 rez and needs DivX5.02.
> OGO_Taiki plugin can produce clouds no other 3D engine can. There
> is no mach compared to Maya's fluid (cloud) engine. You simply cant
> get the true-to-life render quality you get with Taiki, with Maya.
> The MAJOR drawback, though, is the render penalty. The above test
> was rendered in half Pal D1 rez against black and the rest was
> composed in Digital Fusion and blowed up to full PAL rez. For the
> clouds to render it took 13 mins per frame without antialiasing, on
> a dual Xeon 2.4Ghz.
> But, then again, i had raised the quality settings in every option
> i could, to ultra-ultra high...
> The plugin is still in beta stage. I hope the creator manage to at
> least, double the render speed for the Gold version.
> Anyway, here's the link for the test:
> Gregg "T.Rex"