Miniatures & Sets  - and scale models

Miniature Apple Farm
Miniature Apple Farm

This is a combination of a miniature apple farm set I created for the one level combined with photography and retouching of an actual apple. Photography and retouching: Alter Agency: Badder Rutter

Mini fire hydrant & extinguisher
Mini fire hydrant & extinguisher

These were made for a pharmaceutical ad. everything you see here - the miniature fire hydrant and fire extinguisher parts along with the medicine bottle core - were completely made as models.. These were made to scale so that the talent could actually hold the objects.

30 inch wide model of Big Ben made for a TV spot. Also shown in my "Assorted Fun Models" video. This is still available in the in stock section.

House of cards / Remax
House of cards / Remax

This castle of cards was made for a REMAX ad. The design was a collaboration between the photographer and myself. Photographer: Saverio Truglia A post on Saverio’s blog about this shot can be found at http://www.saveriotruglia.com/blog/making-a-dream-home-practical-for-remax/#!prettyPhoto

This model / set is “life” sized. The client’s product is the small stainless steel seal at the center of the main round bell shape. This seal was manufactured as a replacement part for existing steam turbine locations. They wanted to shoot their product in an actual location, but those locations are not suitable for photography, so I was hired to create a faux steam turbine setting for their product shot.

Miniature tree and treehouse model photo composed into life setting. Total height of model is about 28 inches. This is still available in the in stock section.

These miniature furniture items were made for a previous project. I added a “Silk Almond” character to this scene that I had made for a different project. I photographed in house and did some additional Photoshop work. The furniture items are still available in the in stock section.

This miniature rowboat and pier in a water tank set was shot for a Principal Financial print ad. The row boat is about 9 inches long. The pier and rowboat are still available in the in stock section.

One of a series of miniature sets made for Absolut Vodka point of purchase images. The house here was about 18 inches high. Photographer: Anthony Arciero

One of a series of miniature sets made for Absolut Vodka point of purchase displays. The water, pier, chairs and hut are all models. The pier was made in forced perspective. The length of the pier is actually about 30 inches. Photographer: Anthony Arciero

This miniature snow scene with gift box was made for product highlight inserts in a holiday JC Penney TV commercial. The set is about 6 feet wide at it’s widest by 4 feet deep front to back. The gift box is made in forced perspective. This can also be seen in my “Assorted Fun Models” video.

One of a series of miniature sets made for Absolut Vodka point of purchase displays. Miniature background tree shore lines and a custom water tank with special rigging to create rings around bottle. Photographer: Anthony Arciero

Everything here - the water and all of the structure - is a model. The width of the model is about 5 feet across. The car was photo composed by the photographer into the shot in post. Photographer: Richard Izui

Custom sand castles made to look like Moscow’s Red Square.

This entire miniature set was created in forced perspective.

Miniature house made to fit existing tray. Photographer: Saverio Truglia

This scale model of a Motorola portable cell tower was made for a trade show exhibit. It is was about 24 inches long.