Bobby the Bald-Faced Hornet

Cartoonish, Cereal-Box nature of the hornet

Cartoonish, Cereal-Box nature of the hornet

Cartoon hornet, shift to realistic toward the end. This is tactical for the final shoot. Most of the motions are done with drivers and curve modifiers, the eyes are 100% material and meant to mimic the twitches of a real eye, while following the camera.

Earlier work, before touch-ups

Bobby, rendered with maximum realism

Realistic version of the same hornet

Realistic version of the same hornet

In case anyone's wondering where I could be going with this personal project...