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" THE BRATZ " FROM MGA TOYS USA.....
HALLOWEEN HAUNTED HOUSE MODEL SET
CREATED BY RICHARD DIXON .
TITAN PUBLISHING - BRATZ MAGAZINE .
RICHARD DIXON'S TPD STUDIOS NOW AVAILABLE TO VIEW ON THE YOUTUBE CHANNEL.....
VIDEO TRAILERS ON YOUTUBE.....AVAILABLE NOW
I have released ten video promotional trailers on the YouTube Channel in May 2021 .
Included in the first batch of trailers are items for SEASTAR 5 INVADERS FROM THE ABYSS , SINBAD GOLD RAIDER HEROES and my latest creation "MAGNUS JONES IN THE 25TH CENTURY" .
If you have a few minutes available please check them out.....just search "RICHARD DIXON TPD STUDIOS" on the YouTube Channel......
" THE BRATZ " PHOTOGRAPHY BY RICHARD DIXON / TITAN MAGAZINE PUBLISHING - UK .
ACTION MAN PHOTOGRAPHY AND MINIATURE SET DESIGN BY RICHARD DIXON .
CREATED FOR MARVEL COMICS UK PANINI COMICS UK HASBRO TOYS UK GEMMA CARDS UK .
MY PHOTOGRAPHY AND SUPERMATION SET DESIGN WORK HAS APPEARED IN THE PROMOTION OF MANY TOY INDUSTRY PRODUCTS OVER THE YEARS.....
THE ART OF SUPERMATION.....
A BLENDING OF TECHNIQUES OF IMAGE DESIGN USING ORIGINAL ARTWORK , PHOTOGRAPHY , MINIATURE SET DESIGN AND CREATION , SPECIAL EFFECTS PHOTOGRAPHY , ANIMATION TECHNIQUES DESIGN.....
TO BRING IT ALL TOGETHER TO COMPLETE A FULLY DESIGNED FINISHED FINAL IMAGE FOR PRESENTATION .
THREE PROJECTS IN PARTICULAR IN MY CAREER HAVE RECEIVED PUBLIC AND INDUSTRY ATTENTION WHICH I AM PROUD TO HAVE MADE A SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTION ON WITH THE SUCCESSFUL LOOK OF THE PRODUCTS PRINTED PRESENTATIONS TO THE MEDIA .
My work has featured in the creation of ACTION MAN COMICS PHOTOSTORY ADVENTURES with fifteen stories fully illustrated in action adventures for MARVEL COMICS / PANINI UK with over 700,000 copies sold .
I also created and designed over sixty cover images for the monthly Action Man Comic in the UK .
SUPERMATION IMAGERY ON MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE.....
I created and designed a series of images for Toontastic Comics re-launch of the Mattel Toy Brand's Comic tie in editions using photography , figures and miniature dioramas.....to create a supermation style of imagery .
SUPERMATION IMAGERY ON THE "BRATZ" for Titan Magazines "Bratz Magazine" in the UK '.
The Bratz Toy Range came to my studio when Titan Magazines required a special kind of toy photography when they created the 'Bratz Magazine' for MGA Toys USA .
I provided a six month's long photo shoot programme of supermation style images for the magazine covering seven issues .
In addition a special photostory production "Bratz's Treasures" was designed and created in supermation photography , but the presentation in the magazine did not happen .
The magazine after several issues or so was taken off sale from the newstands a couple of months before the Photostory was due for release as a legal action against the toy product was launched by a competitor in the market place started in the courts .
Please get in touch with the studio if you would like help with supermation style images for your next Children's Book or Magazine Project we would love to talk with you.....
Please contact Richard Dixon at the studio ....email / email@example.com
Welcome to our monthly studio news section.....the latest work from the studio , news on new projects in production and some highlights from my back catalogue of creativity from previous years......
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More News and Images for the following projects in production arrive next month don't miss them.....
" OF INFINITE WORLDS "
Still time to buy your "Promotional Mug " to support the making of this new sci-fi movie in the UK and get your name on the film's credits as a supporter of the movie .
SEASTAR 5 THE SERIES.....
All twelve episodes of the first series of SEASTAR 5 are available to view on this website....please check out the site menu at the bottom of this page .
" SEASTAR 5 SERIES TWO "
Preview images from Series Two are now showing on the web site .
Please check out the site menu at the bottom of the page to see them .
" MAGNUS JONES IN THE 25TH CENTURY ".
This new photo story science fiction adventure series has now started production with the first images now appearing on the web site . The first photostory episode is due for completion later this year .
A Dimensional Supermation Anime style episode is being planned for the YouTube Channel next year....
......we are currently talking with a number of video producers about the possibility of bringing something like this to the website for viewers to see for the story .
This month we are showing some of our miniature landscape set design for the Planet "DUNARIA" .
The landscapes were all studio based model sets created and designed over the last few months .
All were made on five foot square stages with plaster and water effects incorporated into some of the designs .
Photography on these landscapes has now completed and we feature a selection of views from the photo shoot on the site during the next two months .
More new images from Magnus Jones next month .
" GALACTIC STAR RESCUE "
Promotional images are now in production for this new sci-fi adventure .
They should arrive on the website later in the year .
See you next month....Richard Dixon .
CONCEPT ART PRODUCTION POSTER FOR SIMON COX'S FEATURE FILM IN PRODUCTION IN ENGLAND " OF INFINITE WORLDS " .
CALLING EVERYONE WHO IS INTERESTED IN SUPPORTING INDEPENDENT FILM MAKERS.....
TO SUPPORT THE MAKING OF A NEW SCI-FI FILM PRODUCTION IN THE UK .
IT'S CALLED " OF INFINITE WORLDS ".....
PLEASE BUY A MUG AND GET YOUR NAME ON THE FILMS CREDITS AS A SUPPORTER OF THE MOVIE.......ORDER YOUR MUG BY THE END OF JUNE......
JUST GO TO THE WEBSITE OF THE MOVIE AT ....www.ofinfiniteworlds.com
To make your purchase of official merchandise for this new film.....we need your support....please help us......
AQUANAUT RANGERS RSV ON THE BEACH AT TONAI ISLAND.....SEASTAR 5 SERIES TWO
The first episode for Series Two continues the story from the end of Series One Episode Twelve......
MINIATURE DESIGNED AND CREATED IN SUPERMATION BY RICHARD DIXON .
CGI SUPERMATION EFFECTS BY LEE RICHARDSON - LANCASTER , ENGLAND .
THE WORLD OF SEASTAR 5 .....THE SERIES
SEASTAR 5 INVADERS FROM THE ABYSS.....The adventures of a super submarine and her crew of Aquanauts in the undersea world of the 21st Century......Illustrated in Supermation Imagery.....created using miniatures , stop motion photography techniques and photo CGI effects in an original Photostory format .....written and designed by visual storyteller Richard Dixon .
The production of twelve episodes in a photo story format was created to show the visual story possibilities with the story idea if developed into full production in animation , picture books or a film format .
Its a fully illustrated script concept.....with miniatures all built and character figures created.....
.......a full production concept now available for interested Publishers and Producers to take further .
Eight full episodes from Series One of SEASTAR 5 can now be viewed on this web site....please check out the "site menu " at the bottom of this page to access undersea supermation adventure .....
The remaining four episodes of the first series will be available to view in "SEASTAR 5 The Series " a fully illustrated book now in preparation to be released at the end of this year from the Studio and order at your local book shop....get your order in now.....
If you would like more information on this series please get in touch with us at the studio in England if you wish to talk about the production in more detail .
The production of SEASTAR 5 INVADERS FROM THE ABYSS has now received over 130,000 viewers since the first completed episodes were released for public viewing in 2016 .
The first four episodes as 'mini-supermation episodes' have now been released on the YouTube Channel .
Please search "RICHARD DIXON TPD STUDIOS" to view on the channel.....
SEASTAR 5 SERIES TWO....now in pre-production with the first episode .
A selection of Series Two Episode preview images are now available to view on the web site .
The Children's Photo Story Series has received two articles in UK Magazine "INFINITY".....
and also featured on the magazine's web site.....
Its appeared on BBC Radio Lancashire web site together with over twenty other web sites including "ANIMATION WORLD " a leading web site in Hollywood USA .
A DESERT ROCKY WORLD WHERE DR ANUBER'S HYPER WARPER CRUISER BRINGS A NEW YORK CITY POLICE OFFICER , CAPTURED IN A ROBBERY TO HIS MOUNTAIN FORTRESS ON THE PLANET DUNARIA .
MAGNUS JONES ARRIVES ON AN ALIEN WORLD LIKE NOTHING HE COULD HAVE IMAGINED .
A LAWMAN FROM EARTH IN A STRANGE LAND .
HE WILL LOOK FOR A WAY HOME FROM THIS DISTANT PLANET .
THE JOURNEY WILL NOT BE AN EASY ONE TO MAKE .
A MEGA INTERGALACTIC WAR IS HAPPENING AROUND THIS GALAXY ON ALL SIDES .....
AND THE INHABITANTS OF DUNARIA DO NOT LIKE STRANGERS IN THEIR WORLD .
THIS IS........ MAGNUS JONES IN THE 25TH CENTURY
A SCI-FI SPACE ADVENTURE STORY ON THE PLANET DUNARIA
WITH A FUTURE LAWMAN'S FANTASTIC JOURNEY ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE UNIVERSE ....
A RICHARD DIXON PRODUCTION
TPD STUDIOS UK ....2021.
IMAGES OF DUNARIA.....THE DESERT OASIS OF TELEMAR
A miniature sequence in the story that features a confrontation at the small outpost of Telemar .
More images from this sequence will appear later in the summer with final production images of the complete set with buildings .
These large miniature landscape model sets.....created on five individual model stages , with five foot square baseboards in the studio .
I used "daylight" broadlight balanced lighting effects to give realistic reality lighting .
The rocks were made from plaster and modelling clay....with rock moulds giving texture effects and also our 'special mountain rock' building supermation mix technique to give a realistic presentation .
MAGNUS JONES IN THE 25TH CENTURY SLIDESHOW.....
ENTER OUR NEW PRODUCTION TO SEE THE LATEST IMAGES .....
ALL CREATED BY PRODUCTION MINIATURE SPECIALIST DESIGNER RICHARD DIXON ......
PLEASE RE-VISIT MY WEB SITE OVER THE COMING MONTHS TO SEE MORE IMAGES FROM THIS NEW SERIALIZED DIGITAL SCI-FI SUPERMATION PHOTOSTORY SERIES....
THANK YOU FOR LOOKING IN ON MY LATEST PROJECT.....
Richard Dixon / TPD STUDIOS / Lancashire / England .
" CLARKSON TOWERS ".....Magnus Jones Apartment is in the Clarkson Towers Complex which over looks the East River Babylon Village District in New York Mega Island City .
Model Design creation by Richard Dixon for his new Children's Sci-Fi Adventure Photo Story Series arriving on the web site in late 2021 .
More studio news coming next month....thanks for reading this edition of Richard Dixon Studio News....
See you back here very soon.......
From the archives of Richard Dixon Photography and Toy Photo Design Studio - Richard Dixon TPD STUDIOS
ALL OF THE FOLLOWING PRODUCTS HAVE FOUND THEIR WAY THROUGH MY STUDIO DOORS ON TO MINIATURE MODEL SETS WITH PHOTOGRAPHY AND SET DESIGN BY MYSELF......
I HOPE YOU LIKE THESE VIEWS THROUGH MY ARCHIVES OF CREATIVE WORK .
WORKING WITH THE ACTION MAN RANGE
RICHARD DIXON CREATED OVER SIXTY COVER IMAGES FOR ACTION MAN COMIC AND FIFTEEN PHOTOSTORY ADVENTURES FOR ACTION MAN OVER AN EIGHT YEAR PERIOD WITH MARVEL COMICS UK / PANINI COMICS UK .
MY WORK WITH ACTION MAN TOY RANGE FOR HASBRO TOYS ALSO INCLUDED ANNUAL COVERS FOR PEDIGREE BOOKS AND A SEVEN CARD RANGE OF GREETINGS CARDS FOR GEMMA CARDS DURING MY TIME WORKING ON THE PRODUCT .
MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE.....MER-MAN.....A RARE SIGHT FROM THE ACTION FIGURE RANGE......
SINBAD GOLD RAIDER HEROES.....
A Photo Story Book of the Adventures of Sinbad has been created using our supermation style of presentation for 2021....please contact the studio for more information .
SINBAD GOLD RAIDER HEROES....A RICHARD DIXON PRODUCTION .
Produced and Created by Richard Dixon in Supermation Digital Photography....
Design and Animation by Richard Dixon....
Special Digital Photo - Effects by Paul Bradley - BLACKPOOL LANCASHIRE .
Flying Reptile Creature Stop Motion Model by Peter Montgomery - Helensburgh Scotland .
Sinbad Gold Raider Heroes Produced at TPD STUDIOS LANCASHIRE UK .
On Location Photography Glen Finnan Valley Scotland .
LADY PENELOPE / THUNDERBIRDS TV SERIES / ORIGINAL PUPPET MINIATURE .
SPACE 1999 / MOONBASE ALPHA / ORIGINAL STUDIO MODEL SET
INTERGALACTIC RESCUE - JIFF FRUITS CINEMA COMMERCIAL .
SHOWN WITH THE FIRST " STAR WARS " MOVIE IN CINEMAS .
ORIGINAL MODEL PUPPET SET FOR FILM COMMERCIAL .
GERRY ANDERSON'S "STARCRUISER "......
ORIGINAL STUDIO MODEL BUILT BY UK MODEL DESIGNER MARTIN BOWER
PHOTOGRAPHY BY RICHARD DIXON / IMAGE COPYWRITE GERRY ANDERSON MARKETING - EMI /ITC GERR Y ANDERSON EXHIBITIONS .
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