It's not a talent, it's a dedication and self-motivation alongside with self-discipline.
Spain is spelt 'Spane' on the main page description of this article. Interesting read.
Can you please repost the download links? Thank you.
Arvid Schneider has shared a new 3-part advanced tutorial series about crystal and ice shading with Arnold and Maya. The guide discussed some procedural techniques that will help you deal with different shading challenges including noises, projections, and volume shaders.
Presenting an advanced shading series using Arnold and Maya as the main software. Arvid is using procedural techniques to solve interesting shading challenges with noises, projections and volume shaders
Make sure to discuss the guide in the comments below.