Great Program, Incredibly Powerful, has a steep luring curve, but once you understand it, it becomes second nature. Best used along with Alchemist.
I would recommend, taking a month , get yourself a 30 day free trial, (later get the Indie Licence) Work through the Linda.com tutorials. When the trial is up, you can decide what you want to do.
If your planing to put complete images of building onto surfaces I wouldn't recommend it. Best workflow I have found is to make custom textures from images with Alchemist, then use those materials on your model, then add all the other cool effects on top of that like dirt and rust.
Also read though this post. Some good advice and Setings in here.
Hi, I don't usually ask for help as I like to work things out for myself, but the PBR in P3d v4.4 has me beat! no matter what I try almost every material is like reflective glass, far to reflective or metallic even in 3dsmax itself. No matter what the Metallic materials Red, Green and Alpha...