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Commercial -             Saab

Company -         TSFX       

Position -          Freelance         

Development and manufacture of two scale Saab jet fighters for Car commercial.

 

Commercial -           Nutra-Sweet                  

Company -              TSFX       

Position -          Freelance         

Completion of models for background dressing ( Canadian commercial).

 

Commercial -          B.P. Share Issue                    

Company -         TSFX       

Position -         Freelance         

Manufacture of large scale oil rig, 12’ x 12’

 

Commercial -          Cinzano                          

Company -         SFX       

Position -         Freelance        

Design & manufacture of two 20’ tall buildings for  lighting effects.

 

Commercial -          Channel Tunnel Shares         

Company -         TSFX      

Position -          Freelance          

Design & manufacture of large tunnel and exterior set.

 

Commercial -          British Airways

Company -         TSFX      

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of 1 x 6’ Concorde, 4 x 12” Concorde’s, all with operating interior/exterior lighting and engine ignition.  Set up and operation of same for motion control shoot.

 

 

Commercial -          Dept. of Trade & Industry

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Design and construction of 12’ square building for motion control shoot.

 

Commercial -           Shell

Company -          TSFX

Position -           Freelance

Construction of 3 full size model V6 engines.  Fully practical fan belt drive, for flying along desert surface. ( Spanish commercial).

 

Commercial -           Repsol Oil

Company -          TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Construction of 1/16th scale Airbus aircraft -with practical cockpit interior, interior lighting, both engines electrically operated. Design and construction of 1/6th Airbus noseleg, fully practical retract cycle - computer motion controlled. ( Spanish commercial). 

Fully practical nose gear assembly.

   

Commercial -          Batchelors Super Noodles

Company -              TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of super noodles packets to rotate on table top, also full-size fork to rotate in boy’s hand.

 

Commercial -          Mon Cheri Chocolates

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Flying rig for chocolates to be suspended from.

 

Commercial -          Horlicks

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

3 x jars and 3 x new style packs modified for steam  effect from neck of jar and pack when opened.

 

Commercial -          Wisk

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of 2 x washing machines from perspex, 1 with fully practical lighting panel and opening door.

 

Commercial -          National Power

Company -         Challenge

Position -               Supervisor

Manufacture of landscape set for Christmas commercial, cancelled after 3 days work.

 

Commercial -          Rover Metro

Company -         Model FX

Position -               Freelance

RSA commercial, finishing and dressing 2 x robots, also construction of 1/10th scale cars and assembly of set, including adaptation and operation of set for motion control shoot.

 

 

 

 

Commercial -          Castrol GTX2

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Construction of new 16 valve engines, cut-a-ways and main mechanical effects.

 

Commercial -          Veglia Watch

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Construction of patterns for 9 times full size watch strap and mouldings of all components, later gold plated.

 

Commercial -          Power Gen

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Design and construction of model power generator turbine, also steam effects on full size turbine.

 

Commercial -          Phillips

Company -         Rebus

Position -               Freelance

Manufacture of 9 times full size light bulb.

 

Commercial -          Galaxy

Company -          TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of cotton reel (10 times fill size), also spinning rig for reel, assorted moulded chocolate bars.

 

Commercial -          RAC

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of replica Aston Martin fuel gauge and steering wheel.

 

Commercial -          Goodyear

Company -          TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Design and manufacture of large tyre section - 30’ x 16’ and 1/10th scale Formula 1 car.

 

Commercial -          Banks Bitter

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of opening cellar doors, and flowing bubbling beer from barrel.

 

Commercial -           Audi ‘Procon 10’

Company -          TSFX

Position -           Freelance

Refitting of Audi 80 with ram operated collapsing steering column, ram operated seat belt tension and hand brake, fully working instrumentation.

 

Commercial -          Kaliber

Company -         Dream Machine

Position -               Freelance

Construction of animatronic ventriloquist dummy of Billy Connolly.

 

Commercial -          London Transport

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Construction of main ‘Travel Card’ effects, transforming from credit card, smoke and atmospherics.

 

Commercial -          Texaco ‘USA’ System 3

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Construction of 1/8th scale working model cars for stunt flying sequence via motion control. Made for American Network.  Model effects supervisor for motion control shoot.

 

Commercial -          Auto Express

Company -         Dream Machine

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of 2 x animatronic teddy bears with all controls operated via radio control.

  

 

Lorry mounted with talking radio controlled Teddy Bear.

 

 

Commercial -          Zoppas ‘Italy’

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Construction of 6 stage break down of old type Zanussi washing machine, 2 day shoot with atmospherics.

 

Commercial -          Seriously Orchestral Xmas 91

Company -         Dream Machine

Position -          Supervisor

Design and manufacture of 4’ diameter Merry Go Round. including musical instruments and all mechanics. 

 

   Practical carousel with musical instruments.

 

 

Commercial -          Interplak

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of 3 times full size electric toothbrush, with fully operational head of 10 brushes. ( American commercial).

 

 Practical electric toothbrush. 

 

 

Commercial -          Antar Oil

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Set design and construction of factory interior set. ( French TV ).

 

Commercial -          Domestos

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Design and partial construction of 18” long animatronic fly.  Job cancelled after 2 weeks.

 

Commercial -          Contac 400

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Design and manufacture of 10 times full size capsule, and rig to split and pour pills from capsule.

 

Commercial -          American Express

Company -         Richard Conway

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of patterns and mouldings for 1/12th scale French town 50’ x 50’. Job cancelled after 3 weeks.

 

Commercial -          Repsol

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of several pieces of oil rig, to be used in front of matt paintings. ( Spanish commercial).

 

Commercial -          Beko

Company -         Image Animation

Position -          Supervisor

Model supervisor for manufacture of various miniature space ships and space station. ( Turkish commercial ).

 

Commercial -          Phillips Wide Screen

Company -         Model Fx

Position -          Freelance

Adaptation of F15 jet fighter, for flying shots on a cable rig.

 

Commercial -          Great Thorpe Park

Company -         Model Fx

Position -          Freelance

Construction of mechanical rig and miniature helicopter for new dark ride commercial.

 

Commercial -          Vauxhall Corsa ( Nova)

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of 20” replica car, fully mobile via radio control. ( German commercial).

 

Commercial -          BNL - Italian Bank

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Assembly of large perspex building and sundries, for a large scale street scene.

 

Commercial -          German Insurance

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Adaptation of 2 x VW Golf cars for stunt driving off of a small jetty into lake.

 

Commercial -          BMW

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Conversion of child’s electric car into BMW style car, also manufacture of hand held remote control for vault doors.

 

Commercial -          Camel

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of miniature pillar for model desert shoot.

 

Commercial -          Mercedes Super Truck

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of 1.3 meter long model of new ‘ super’ truck for Frankfurt Motor Show commercial, including motion control operation.

 

Commercial -          Pirelli

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of human machine to promote new Pirelli tires.

 

Commercial -          KP Skips

Company -         TSFX

Position -           Freelance

Manufacture of wooden patterns and mouldings for large salt and pepper pots and spare ribs.

 

Commercial -          Daily Express

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Adaptation of large Rupert Bear head to allow for life like eyes and replaceable eye lids to be fitted.

 

Commercial -          Blackthorn Cider

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Manufacture of water tank and assorted props.

 

Commercial -          NBD Credit Card

Company -         TSFX

Position -          Freelance

Design and manufacture of transformer set up of small model house into a car, completed in 4 moves on 2 model set ups. ( American commercial).

 

Commercial -          Kellogg’s Choc Flakes

Company -         Verner/Thompson

Position -          Freelance

Construction of various rigs and miniature 3D bird ( logo) for wall clock.

 

Commercial -          Vauxhall Astra

Company -         Gerrard de Thame Productions

Position -          Snr. Sfx. Modeller

Construction of 1/9th scale Huey helicopter & Caprice car for blue screen model shoot.

 

 

 

 

            

Commercial -          Carlsberg

Company -          Richard Conway

Position -          Freelance

Design and construction of 22’ long channel ferry as foreground miniature harbour setting.