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RICHARD DIXON TPD STUDIOS UK

Welcome to Richard Dixon's Showcase Website The Home of Supermation PhotoArt Images , Miniature Set Production Design and Creation , Toy Advertising Photography and Sci-Fi PhotoArt .

This site features my work from 1985 to the present day in Children's Media , Comics and Magazines together with Toy Industry Product Photography , Advertising Toy Photography , PhotoStory Imagery , Miniature Set Design for Exhibitions and Displays , Feature Film Miniature Production Design and lots more from my Studio based in Lancashire , England.

VISITORS TO THE WEBSITE COUNTER  /  THANK YOU FOR VISITING MY WEBSITE

 

STUDIO EMAIL ....tpdnorthwest@outlook.com 

Richard Dixon is the Photographer , Production Designer and Art Director who has been making Toys and Model Miniatures look good in Supermation Images since 1985 to the present time......

TPD STUDIOS - LANCASHIRE - ENGLAND.....STUDIO  EMAIL :  tpdnorthwest@outlook.com

Photography by Richard Dixon

STUDIO NEWS

JUNE  2022

 

Welcome to the Studio News Section for JULY 2022....

Here you will find news of my latest work and current projects in production at my studio in Blackpool , Lancashire , England .

 

NEW SUPERMATION SEASTAR 5 BOOKS ARE IN PRODUCTION  . 

THE FIRST TWO RELEASES WILL BE IN LATE 2022 .

 

 

Of infinite Worlds - Simon Cox - NEW Sci-Fi Feature Films ....Model Spacecraft created by Richard Dixon - new spacecraft model images arriving to the website in JULY 2022.......

Please check out the movie website for the latest news and how you can support the making of the film....Of Infinite Worlds - Home Page .

Supermation Model Making and Model Set Production Design

Miniature Creations for the Toy Industry , Childrens Comics and Magazines .

 

Model Set and Miniature Landscape Production Design for TV , Film and Photography Studios .

 

Model Set Supermation Re-Creations from Artwork and Pictures .

 

Please contact the studio for details for our model work and set creations .

 

This site currently shows images from my Toy Industry Work , Childrens Comics and Children's Visual Media .

 

Its also the Home Site to see my Supermation Images from my own PhotoStory Creations.....Many of my past creations and current items are available to view on the site.....

 

 

 

This website shows some of the products that have passed through my studio door in the last thirty five years I have been creating images for the Toy Industry .

Zero Hour , Action Force  , GI Joe Toys , Mega Force , Mighty Max , Ninja Turtles , M.A.S.K , Action Man , Lara Croft Tomb Raider , The Bratz , Ghostbusters , Transformers , Digimon , Power Rangers ,  Betty Spaghetti , Masters of the Universe , Butt Ugly Martians , Power Puff Girls , Johnny Quest  , Robin Hood Prince of Thieves , Quake 2 , Danger Girls , Juniper Jungle , Pirates of the Caribbean , Looney Toons Warner Bros and many more ......

SEASTAR 5 INVADERS FROM THE ABYSS - SUPERMATION PHOTOART BOOK SERIES - RICHARD DIXON TPD STUDIOS UK PUBLISHING....LAUNCHES DECEMBER 2022....WORLD WIDE RELEASE .

THE BRATZ MAGAZINE - TITAN MAGAZINES AND COMICS - MGA TOYS USA

ACTION MAN COMIC - MARVEL COMICS UK - PANINI COMICS UK - HASBRO TOYS UK

ACTION MAN COMIC SUMMER AND WINTER SPECIAL EDITIONS

PANINI COMICS UK - HASBRO TOYS UK - 3D LICENSING UK 

JONNY QUEST - ACTION FIGURE TOY RANGE - ONLINE SALES POSTER - TPD STUDIOS ONLINE STORE

LARA CROFT TOMB RAIDER COMIC - PANINI COMICS UK - PLAYMATES TOYS UK

MIGHTY MAX TOY RANGE - BLUEBIRD TOYS UK - ARGOS CATALOGUE UK

WITCHBLADE ACTION FIGURES - WITCHBLADE COMIC - PANINI COMICS UK

X-MEN ACTION FIGURES - MARVEL COMICS - PANINI COMICS UK

TRANSFORMERS TOYS HASBRO UK - PANINI COMICS UK

B-KIND GIRLS DOLL RANGE - 2021 - 2022.....TPD STUDIOS ON-LINE STORE SALES POSTER

M.A.S.K. TOYS RANGE - KENNER TOYS UK

MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE - TOYS AND COMICS - TOONTASTIC COMICS UK - MATTEL TOYS UK

BRATZ SPORT RANGE.....ON LOCATION BLACKPOOL SPORTS STADIUM....

MGA TOYS USA  - TITAN MAGAZINES UK .

THE MERMAN ACTION FIGURE....MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE....

MATTEL TOYS UK - TOONTASTIC COMICS UK .

POWER RANGERS ACTION FIGURES - BANDAI TOYS - CARTOON NETWORK COMIC UK

ZERO HOUR TOYS - BLUEBIRD TOYS UK - MATTEL TOYS USA 

TRANSFORMERS TOYS.....HASBRO UK - MARVEL COMICS UK - PANINI COMICS UK .

DANGER GIRLS - ONLINE SALES POSTER - TPD STUDIOS UK ONLINE STORE

STEAMBOAT JACK - SUPERMATION PHOTOART NOVEL - RICHARD DIXON TPD STUDIOS - 2023 .

B-KIND GIRLS DOLL RANGE 2021-2022.....SUPERMATION IMAGE BY RICHARD DIXON TPD STUDIOS .

Richard  Dixon's  TPD  STUDIOS  ....My History.......

From the Past , through the Present , to the Future 

My work career in visual media started in 1970  following a College Photography Course which took me into Commercial Photography , Entertainment Industry Photography in Theatres , Wedding and Portrait Photography , Motor Sport Photography of Formula One - Formula Two -Touring Cars....and Advertising Product Studio Photography .

 

I entered the World of Toy Photography in 1988 and added Children's Comics and Magazines  to my work in the following years .

Over the next thirty three years my work in the Toy Industry , Children's Comics Photographic Illustration.....and now in the TV and Film Industry with Miniature Set Production Design and Model Making....has taken my visual media work across England , Europe , United States of America and around the world .

 

My two previous websites have been brought together with my Toy Industry work since this site was created in  2016 .

This new website features a showcase of my visual media work from my career , covering most of the last thirty five years .

The studio based in Lancashire , north west England is the home of my supermation photo art style of realistic model animation creations .

The studio website has received over 169,000 viewers , with over 2000 visitors  to the site each month looking in on my latest imagery creations .

 

My Toy Industry Advertising work has featured across many leading products over the years.......

ACTION MAN  - THE BRATZ  - LARA CROFT  TOMB RAIDER -  ZERO HOUR  - G I JOE  ACTION FORCE - MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE - MIGHTY MAX  - JOHNNY QUEST  - MEGA FORCE  - POWER RANGERS  - GHOSTBUSTERS - NINJA TURTLES - M.A.S.K. - TRANSFORMERS - BUTT UGLY MARTIANS - JUNIPER JUNGLE - PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN - DANGER GIRLS - DIGIMON - POWER PUFF GIRLS  - QUAKE 2  - BETTY SPAGETTI  - WARNER BROS LOONEY TOONS  - ROBIN HOOD PRINCE OF THIEVES - DANGER GIRLS and lots more .

 

My Children's Media work has featured in the creation of fifteen photostory comics adventures for Hasbro's Action Man products using Supermation Photography techniques .

Selling over 700,000 copies of the Summer and Winter Specials for the Action Man Comic .

The studio also created over sixty cover shots for the monthly Action Man Comic  , together with over two hundred poster pictures during the eight years I worked for Marvel Comics UK / Panini Comics UK / Hasbro Toys UK .

In the Greetings Card Industry I created seven very successful supermation style Action Man Birthday Cards designs for the UK based Company GEMMA CARDS , together with realistic photography of Action Man for the Book Annuals published by PEDIGREE BOOKS .

 

My Exhibition Photography Media Advertising work has featured in the promotions for Gerry Anderson's "SPACE CITY EXHIBITION" and also BBC Television's "DR WHO EXHIBITION" in Blackpool , Lancashire , England in the nineteen seventies .

 

The TPD Studio's  Visual PhotoDesign work with my photography has appeared for the following Companies Products in Children's Comics and Newspapers / Magazines ......MARVEL COMICS UK , PANINI COMICS UK , HASBRO TOYS UK , MATTEL TOYS UK , TOONTASTIC COMICS , CARTOON NETWORK COMIC , WARNER BROS LOONEY TOONS COMICs , BUTT UGLY MARTIANS COMIC , TRANSFORMERS COMIC , NINJA TURTLES COMIC , LUCKY BAG COMIC and PEDIGREE BOOKS ACTION MAN ANNUAL , THE BRATZ MAGAZINE for TITAN Magazines , FIRST LEISURE CORPORATION , EMI , The Blackpool Tower and Winter Gardens Company , Blackpool's North and Central Piers....together with many more....

 

SUPERMATION PHOTOSTORIES created at my studios in Lancashire , England have been featured in UK Film - TV Media Magazine "INFINITY" in three Editions .

The American website " Animation World " , the UK websites " Moonbase Central - Projectswordtoys " ,  " Small Scale World Blogspot " , " BBC Radio Lancashire Website " have all featured my original Photostory Series "SEASTAR 5 INVADERS FROM THE ABYSS .

The Children's undersea adventure series of episodes has also been featured on a further twenty media sites across the web in the last five years........

 

In 2020 I entered the UK Film Industry for the first time to design and create eight individual studio sized  miniature spacecraft models for two new British Sci-Fi Feature Films being produced by Simon Cox called "Of Infinite Worlds" .

These exciting movies currently being created in England together will once again show my modelwork visual designs to a world wide audience . Previews of these miniatures can now be viewed on this website .

 

My Studio is currently in the production of its new series of four Children's Supermation Illustrated Storybooks for SEASTAR 5 INVADERS FROM THE ABYSS .

This exciting new series includes more than fifteen sci-fi undersea adventure stories .    

Featured in a new fully updated supermation digital photoart format specially created and designed by Richard Dixon at his TPD STUDIOS in England this year .

The first two new books from this fifteen episode series are due for release before the end of this year . 

 

 

 

TPD STUDIOS is also starting production on new Supermation Stories from some of Richard Dixon's sci-fi concept creations.....these will be appearing in illustrated book format in 2023 and beyond.....more details of the release dates for these new items will appear here soon .  

 

SUPERMATION PHOTOART STORIES IN DIGITAL SUPERMATION IMAGERY COMING SOON......

 

SEASTAR 5 INVADERS FROM THE ABYSS 

BOOK THREE AND BOOK FOUR .....RELEASE DATE - EARLY 2023......

 

SEASTAR 5 - UNDERSEA EMPIRE  - BOOK FIVE .

The undersea adventures with the crew of the SEASTAR 5 continue in a new special edition book .

Includes a new full length  SEASTAR 5 story , together with an extensive behind the scenes look at how the series of adventures was created .

This book release due Spring 2023 .

 

STEAMBOAT JACK - THE FIRST ADVENTURE .

 

MAGNUS JONES AND THE STARJET RANGERS

 

MAGNUS JONES AND THE PIRATES OF THE GALAXY

 

SEASTAR 5 PHOTOART STORY BOOKS .......

ARRIVE WORLD WIDE IN DECEMBER 2022......

FOR RELEASE DATES AND MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT TPD STUDIOS UK.....

....EMAIL  THE STUDIO......tpdnorthwest@outlook.com

MY LATEST STUDIO IMAGERY ARRIVING FOR STEAMBOAT JACK VERY SOON..........

UNITED STAR SHIP "CONSTELLATION" ARCADIA SPACE CARGO LINE - XRD990 .

Deep Space Freighter - Studio Miniature Design by Richard Dixon  TPD STUDIOS UK 2022 .

STUDIO PHOTOGRAPHY OF USS CONSTELLATION BY MAT DIXON TPD STUDIOS UK 2022 .

Of Infinite Worlds.....A Simon Cox Sci-Fi Adventure Feature film in Production in the UK....PhotoGallery

Spacecraft Miniatures Designed and created by Richard Dixon TPD STUDIOS UK .

Thank you for visiting my website.....

 

Please explore the rest of the website to see some more amazing images....

 

RICHARD DIXON

TPD STUDIOS

LANCASHIRE 

ENGLAND .

 

ON LOCATION IMAGE....2022 ....." THE PLANET DUNARIA "  FROM RICHARD DIXON'S IN PRODUCTION SUPERMATION PHOTOART GRAPHIC NOVEL ...." MAGNUS JONES AND THE STARJET RANGERS " .

RELEASE DATE AND MORE PRODUCTION IMAGES FROM THE LOCATION FILMING COMING SOON .