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Exploding food

Few things are more fun than blasting food all over a set and the talent therein.  It’s even more fun when the Art Department do the cleanup!

We create all in camera special effects for Film and TV, and do events and theatre too.

We have over 20 years experience, a wide range of SFX equipment, a well equipped workshop and a range of on set gear and vehicles.

Our experienced technicians have worked on projects of all sizes from the smallest TVC to major motion pictures.

We have the experience and knowledge to handle every aspect of your project, from script analysis, planning, scheduling and budgeting through the shoot and beyond.

Call us when next you need quality in camera special effects.

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Fire on set

Fire on set

DTFX can create fire effects on any scale for your project.  We use a wide range of products and processes to safely create the look you need.

Whether it’s a simple kitchen fire or a burning building, we can give you the result safely, on time and on budget.

We’ve done every type of fire from campfires to burning houses.

We can create a fire outdoors, indoors on location, in the studio – anywhere you need it.  We’ve set fire to real houses (and left them unscathed), cars, warehouses and studio sets, as well as created them in a wide variety of locations.

With proper preparation you can have a fire just about anywhere.

We have the experience you need to safely have a great fire shoot.

Call us when next you need fire on set.

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Fire & Explosions

At DTFX we blow stuff up and set things on fire, safely and looking great to camera.

We manage every aspect of the process from script analysis to design, shot planning, scheduling, budgeting, and on set operation.

Our main criteria are getting the look you need safely and efficiently.

We create explosions of every size, from small scale exploding appliances like TVs and computers through to electrical boards, gas bottles, cars, sheds, and buildings.

We make fires of all sizes from campfires through to burning buildings.

We have experience with fire on location and in studios and locations, and have even created fires on and in existing buildings – all without unintended damage.

We use a wide range of proven products and processes to create  great looking fires safely, repeatably and reliably.

We’re fully licensed and insured, and have years of experience creating great looking explosions and fires for Film and TV.


Call us next time it needs to explode or catch fire.



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DTFX can create explosions for all occasions.  From an exploding TV to giant fireballs, we have the experience to make it happen, safely and effectively.

We’ve blown up everything from computers and Tvs to cars to buildings.

With the right planning and choice of products you can safely have an explosion in a huge range of environments.

We’ve even done large scale fireballs indoors.

Call us to discuss how to get a great looking bang for your buck on your next production.

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Car explosion

What better way to see off a villain or add tension to the hero’s escape than to blow up their car?  And it’s fun for all the crew too!