Yea I was like that as well and then I went to university and learnt about the possibilites then just went ahead and started doing it :p
Hey thanks, love your blog too!
I use Autodesk Maya and Zbrush predominantly, I also use Photoshop for things like textures and stuff.
Hope this answered your question, more to come soon!!
There you go, it has been removed. Just one question though, why would you want it removed? It is obviously popular and will get your work out there for future jobs, I guess unless you already have the job you want…