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He was Director of Photography on all series until the eleventh series, also took photographs of each and every scene of Thomas which were used in books, magazines, and other merchandise.
Director of Photography
- Series 1
- Series 2
- Series 3
- Thomas and the U.K. Trip (Thomas and his Friends scenes)
- Series 4
- Series 5
- Thomas and the Magic Railroad (Model Unit)
- Series 6
- Series 7
- Series 8
- Calling All Engines!
- Series 9
- Series 10
- Series 11
- The Great Discovery
- He is credited as Terry Permane, except in the fourth and fifth series.
- He, Stephen Asquith and David Eves hold the record for working the longest on the show, with a total of 24 years.
- His son is Nigel Permane, the Director of Photography on Jack and the Sodor Construction Company mini-series and the twelfth series, and the camera operator on eleventh series.