A chance enquiry from a independent production company led to the first TV commission.
The piece was a water-
This was to be the start of a long series of historic reconstructions and contributions to around forty early history documentary programmes.
Builds were very diverse, from paper based facsimile works of maps and portfolios
to ancient weapons (the first modern reconstruction of Archimedes steam cannon, Byzantine/Chinese/Greek
flame throwers, catapults, etc.) to vehicles, (Chinese cross-
A selection of the pieces can be seen in the gallery below. (Hover cursor over image for captions)
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