HAPPY NEW YEAR! -- TA4 has arrived and pre-orders are shipping out. The next books are printing, and please select your pre-order title below to see its estimated release date (dates are subject to change due to ongoing COVID restrictions affecting production and shipping).
We have a new printer and shipper in 2021, and are working together to get all the pre-orders printed as fast as possible. Pre-order release schedule: SM04 & TA2 next, TG01/02 after, and then SM05/06.
RSP will continue to update this website with each book's progress. Thank you for your patience and support!
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Rinaldi Studio Press is a US-based publisher founded by scale modeler Michael Rinaldi. RSP produces the highest-quality scale modeling how-to guide books with a focus on the artistic elements involved in creating miniatures. Each book is filled with the latest techniques to create realistic effects, backed by historical references with a hint of artistic license to create original projects. Every title is written in our unique dual-text format discussing both the How and the Why of each step, accompanied by great photography and graphic design providing the most complete picture of each project.
TANKART series covers AFV modeling from WWII to the Modern armor era. Each book is subject specific with 288-pages covering multiple projects inside and incorporating Lay-Flat binding that allows each book to stay open on your workbench. TA books are the ultimate hobby learning tool designed to improve your modeling.
SM Series (Single Model) -- featuring "any genre - any scale", is the latest innovative book series illustrating the unique RSP approach to scale models and hobby publishing. Anything goes with the new SM books and no other book series goes into such lengths as the SM series do to cover every model from start-to-finish.
New from RSP is the new TG Series (Technique Guide), which are designed to discuss all the ways in which to maximize a specific technique for your own scale model projects. These will be the future guide book standard to learn how to correctly apply each technique for maximum scale effect. Coming soon!