How to shoot model toy photography that looks like real life

firefighter model toy photography
(Image credit: Chris Kennedy)

Originally my inspiration came from my love of formula one, I took a photo of a couple of F1 model cars I had. I really enjoyed the process of trying to make something small in scale look life-size, and to add an element of movement and action was the main goal. After that I had an  image in my head of what I would love to do next, and that's where this picture came from.  

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