I've started work on the environment brief, I'm doing the corner of a domestic garden. I took lots of reference photos while I was at home over the weekend, and have begun to build. I started on Monday after working at Outso, after the frustrations of starting out with Maya it was really relaxing to come back and work in Max!
Here's my reference material:
And here's how mine looks so far:
It's a small area so my plan is to model and texture the big boundary areas, the soil and fences. Once those are in I can model and texture all the fiddly little things and just spend my polys making some nice plants.