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Real SFX Pyrotechnics

PYROTECHNICS

From a small robotic spark to a full on house explosion, every project is fully risk assessed and planned to suit our clients individual specification

Real SFX Model Making

MODEL MAKING

Soft props and replica builds are a major part of the special effects industry.

Real SFX Atmospherics  ELEMENTAL EFFECTS

From foggy mist to heavy rain, Real Sfx can re-create any atmospheric effect on cue to suit the nature of any scene.

 
Real SFX Custom Effects

CUSTOM BUILT EFFECTS

Real SFX are able to provide custom built effects should we not already have something ready to go.

Real SFX GimbalGIMBAL

Whether you want to rock a boat or fly a plane Our 4 axis gimbal can give that precise movement.

 

 

A BAFTA Award winning company providing a full range of high quality special effects for the TV, film and the events industry.

Real SFX offer competitive and cost effective special effects for all types of productions. Operating under strict codes of practice and safety, we are totally committed to delivering a personal, professional service from our uniquely qualified technicians. Our experience ensures that your effects are delivered safely, on budget and as realistic as possible. Using state-of-the-art techniques and equipment, we specialise in atmospheric, fire, explosives, mechanical rigs, model making and soft props.

Our portfolio includes Doctor Who, Sherlock, Casualty, Da Vinci’s Demons, Wizards Vs Aliens, Silent Witness, Line of Duty, Mr Nice and Killer Elite, Moonfleet, Happy Valley and the 50th Anniversary Special of Doctor Who to name but a few. We have recently completed work on Outlander in Scotland, Cucumber in Manchester, Galavant in Bristol and Generation Z in Majorca.

Real SFX are BAFTA Craft and BAFTA Cymru Award winners for their work on Doctor Who and have also had nominations for the Royal Television Society Awards and Primetime Emmy Awards. Real SFX has won an Apprenticeship Award for Small Employer of the Year for their bespoke apprenticeship scheme, and most recently won a Cardiff Life Award being recognised as the best creative company in Cardiff.

 

 

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Ready to start a project or really curious about our effects? Let’s talk about your idea. We like to come prepared for our first conversation, so for starters, please fill out our enquiry form in as much detail as possible.

   

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REAL SFX (Cardiff)
Unit 9A Freemans Park
Penarth Road
CARDIFF CF11 8EQ
(t) 029 2034 2690
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REAL SFX (Manchester)
Unit 3 The Cobden Centre
Vere Street, Media City
SALFORD QUAYS M50 2PQ
(t) 0161 359 3775
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Pinewood Studios Wales
Room W001
Wentloog Avenue
Cardiff CF3 2GH
(t) 02921 304100
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