Simple Tuck Box Packging
In this video, Ryan Ernst takes you through creating a simple tux box in Modo. The final mesh is a great starting point for a lot of packaging projects. It's modeled with realistic folds and unwraps like a dieline for print. It also a great technique to get your mind thinking in a new way for modeling packaging.
Texture Examples -
RGBA Map - Using a simple PSD with an alpha you can quickly mock up complex cutouts or windows.
Normal Map - Collapse your RGBA PSD into a smart object by selecting all the layers, right clicking, and selecting Covert to Smart Object, then apply the 3D Filter - Normal Map. This lets you visualize embossing.