This is Iron Man Ultimate. I wrote a detailed blog post about how I made this image over on the Platypod blog including before and after post and behind the scenes showing the setup.

I was inspired to make this photo after watching nine hours of Iron Man movies and…



Here’s another photo I made of my Iron Studios Catwoman figure.

I photographed the piece against photo background that I created using my own 3D AI software had then printed at

I made this with my Fujifilm X Series US X100V mounted on a Platyball and Platypod — I used a combination of Photoshop and Topaz Photo AI to edit in post.

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I'm a toy photographer. I love working w/ dioramas & sharing stories w/ others. I also help people get the most out of their Fuji X100 series cameras. (C) 2023