Fan makes own Transformers suit
In the case of Canadian machinist, electronics expert and former aerospace worker Marc De Repentigny, dedication and two years work is what you need to produce your very own full-size Tranformers outfit.
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Transformer... Quebec man makes own full-size suit (Copyright: Marc De Repentigny)
Inspired by the designs seen in Michael Bay's trilogy, De Repentigny went to town on the enormous brushed metal outfit.
It features moving eyes, limbs and hands, thrusters emitting steam at the back and a voice-controlled mouth piece.
Robot in disguise... the full length suit took two years to make (Copyright: Marc De Repentigny)
De Repentigny also makes dragons, cyborg models and Transformer outfits that actually transform into cars in his basement in Beloeil, Quebec.