I've been painting an AOE Voyager Optimus Prime to look more realistic.
I won't say movie accurate as he looked like hell in the movie and mine is clean.
But my vision was a cross between G1 and what he might have looked like between DOTM and AOE (before he got shot up).
Here are some close-ups:
And a 360 comparison (before above, after below):
Except this one - painted on top:
Please let me know what you think, I'd love to hear your feedback.
I intend to just do a clear coat to seal everything when the paint has had a couple of days to dry.
Apologies for the blurry photos, I think I will take some new pose shots in the daytime this weekend.
I am also thinking of putting him on eBay, so if you or anyone you know might be interested, let me know!