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Motion Control for Dragonframe

I'm trying to figure out exactly what I will need to purchase to do 3 axis motion control and focus. I'm finding it rather confusing. Anyon…

Started by Tim Tracey

9 Mar 25
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

General Purpose Stop Motion Stage

Looking through the Internet, Stop Motion Magazine, Stop Motion Books, etc., I've seen plenty of fantastic ways to build a stop motion stag…

Started by Michael

9 Mar 3
Reply by StopmoNick

Lighting techniques for 2D cut out stop motion

I'm currently working on a project taking a lot of influence from python era cut out animation and I'm trying to use stop motion rather tha…

Started by Eleanor Evans

2 Mar 3
Reply by Eleanor Evans

Canon 40d Setup

Hello to all, I’m a newbie to stop motion.  I just picked up a Canon 40d (body only) off eBay with a lifetime shutter count of 8245.  As mu…

Started by Michael

22 Feb 23
Reply by StopmoNick

Nikon or Pentax lenses?

The standard equipment for timelapse or animation is always stated as being a Canon camera body with a Nikon lens because many Nikon lenses…

Started by Kit

1 Feb 5
Reply by StopmoNick

Help me spend some money! (new camera time, with a few tech questions)

Hi guys, after relocating from New Zealand to Europe, I had to sell my 550d (t2i) and lenses, moco gear etc. Now I've been commissioned to…

Started by Hendrikus De Vaan

23 Jan 14
Reply by Hendrikus De Vaan

mitchell gc movie 35mm?

Hi Guys  Just wondering if the mitchell gc is still a good choice for a 35mm stop-motion camera?….as far as i can tell because its rack ove…

Started by Miles and Jules

20 Jan 10
Reply by LIOs Nephew

Our 35mm stopmo camera hack

Hi guys  I was talking here a while back about buying a mitchell 35mm camera for stop motion. That camera hasn't eventuated yet…but we rece…

Started by Miles and Jules

0 Jan 10

Lighting question for all you's guys

Hiya, folks. I'm curious what kind of lighting you use- halogen,  tungsten, LED, or compact fluorescent (spiral) bulbs. The main purpose of…

Started by Don Carlson

2 Nov 21, 2014
Reply by Don Carlson

DIY moco rig

Here are the first couple of pics of the rig that I am constructing. It is based on the Servocity design (but not a copy!) and uses 1" shaf…

Started by Simon Tytherleigh

4 Nov 18, 2014
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

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Puppet Putty

Puppet Putty is formulated by clay animator Don Carlson. Properties include colors that do not bleed on your hands, a matte finish, cleans up with water, is very light weight, firm, non-greasy and has a silky texture.

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Aardman Cracking Animation Book Question

Started by Michael in NEWBIE CORNER. Last reply by Don Carlson yesterday. 11 Replies

First of all this book has a lot of great info, two thumbs up to the authors.My question is I see something called maxi-plast rubber and Plastazote what are these two items?  Since the book is from England, maybe it is something they only have…Continue

Fingerprints in Newplast

Started by Dave Hughes in NEWBIE CORNER. Last reply by Don Carlson on Tuesday. 1 Reply

 Hi all, I'm new on here and just getting into animation. Got my interest from my 9 year old who makes little Lego movies. I'm more interested in claymation and other forms of stop motion. I've been playing around with some Newplast but having…Continue

Suggest a Title for Mr. Clay's Next Episode!

Started by StampMotionStudio in STORY. Last reply by StampMotionStudio on Monday. 8 Replies

Hello all,I'm Stamp, the creator of the Mr. Clay series, you can watch the episodes here:…Continue

Tags: Title, Suggest, Motion, Stop, Clay

New Film 'Uncle Antlers' campaign

Started by Carla Veldman in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT on Saturday. 0 Replies

Hey all,I'm working on a new short film called Uncle Antlers, which, while not primarily stop-motion like my past films (https://vimeo.com/11362592), contains elements of it and I'm animating it traditionally…Continue

The Story of Percival Pilts

Started by John Lewis in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT. Last reply by Lemz Media Mar 26. 30 Replies

Hello All. Janette Goodey and I have been working for a few years on this little film.  The film is finally finished, and our trailer is up.  https://vimeo.com/116135030Visit our …Continue

Film Festival Results

Started by Keith Mullin in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT. Last reply by Keith Mullin Mar 25. 2 Replies

On Thursday night we had the "Best of Festival" screening and awards ceremony for a film festival that I did a stop animation for.  My film "Percipient" was selected for the Best of Fest screening and nominated for a pile of awards.  I ended up…Continue

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