"I like how you fitted the foam blocks to the armature like that.
I haven't tried burning holes in foam, but I usually use wire armatures so there is no need to access the tension screws - if the stiffness of the wire is right, it stays like…"
"Thanks Nick - I don't know how it is Down Under, but here in the States, quadruple-amputee burnt corpse bopping along to the music is perfectly natural. ;)
It was nice to take a few weeks off from Purgatory Lounge to bang this out. Now back to…"
"In the days of telecine machines and 2 inch tape, the standard practice in Europe was to simply speed up films made at 24fps to 25fps (50 interlaced fields/second) for broadcasting. This meant the clocks ran 4% faster and all the sound was…"
"That is very well animated. Great follow-through with the head bouncing coming just after the body movement, feels very natural. Well, if a quadruple-amputee burnt corpse bopping along to the music is natural..."
"Hi, I hope viewers will understand how this is a massive massive achievement for me to have reached this lovely standard of Stop-motion and the hard dedicated work?and that i'm working at home!!
Just a few bits where the animation was rough,…"
"Hello Friend, nice to see you've made the first episode! I like the props and sets you have made, the animation is a bit rough, and in a couple scenes you can see the shadow of one of the trees on the sky, so make sure you don't have the…"
"A good webcam for stop motion is the Logitech c615 HD. It has very good manual settings for focus, etc. Another great thing about it, is that you can connect it to a tripod, its also very bendable. I heard though it doesn't support the manual…"
Hi all! Happy to be here at stopmotionanimation! I have just created and launched my very first stop motion video of my handmade wool puppets :D! I wish to raise awareness of bullying using stop motion :) as I am very new, I wish to seek for advice and comments :D As I am from Hong Kong, some of the subtitles are in Cantonese~ But no worries~ I have translated them into English :D tSee More
"@Anne Koreman Your welcome! Glad I was of some help. :)
@Nick Thanks for the tips! I'll try taking a few more shots with my old Gromit puppet for tomorrow. I'll repeat again what I did a while ago, but I'll try adjusting…"
Hi, I'm really new to stop motion and have been trying out various frame rates but am mostly sticking to 24p for no particular reason. after my first couple of attempts I switched to shooting in/on twos (1photo for 2 frames) as I have read that a…Continue
Hi Guys, Just wanted to share with you our latest stop mo project! Its far from perfect and has been sitting around on my computer for ages so we thought we'd just finish off the post production and release what we've done. Would love any…Continue
I made a discussion about camera equipment previously, and I still remember all the lessons I learned about cameras, lenses etc.I am just a bit confused with my lenses. My grandpa gave me two lenses. (it's in the pictures) It came from a Nikon SLR.…Continue
What to Practice? What to Focus on?Stop motion, is unique in that it requires a considerable amount of materials and skills in order to create... something... anything. So what specific aspects should I practice on in order to become good, or even…Continue