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Stop Motion Stage

I have already built a table that enables tiedowns. However I have printed out A3 sheets of green backing. The trouble is lighting the stag…

Started by Angus Lamont

5 Sep 6, 2012
Reply by Conor McNulty

Using a DSLR without the flicker

If you want to use a dslr without flicker, what is the best way to go about it? I'm planning on buying my first DSLR (probably CANON or NIK…

Started by DoubleG

3 Sep 3, 2012
Reply by StopmoNick

Canon FD to EF mount adapter

I'm getting back into stop-motion again, and hoping to use my Canon 60D. Of course there is the problem of flicker with EF lens on Canon bo…

Started by Ethan Bartholomae

43 Aug 31, 2012
Reply by Strider

Ansco Lens Mount

This is a long shot... but hey, why not ask? My brother is a devoted diver of dumpsters, and often comes up with surprisingly fantastic fin…

Started by Thomas Nicol

5 Aug 30, 2012
Reply by Strider

Stop frame using Arri-3 35mm motion picture camera

Hi Guys, I just got an old Arri-3 35mm movie camera. It has an intervalometer. I was wondering If anyone has had experience of using this c…

Started by Phil Thompson

8 Aug 28, 2012
Reply by Jim Arthurs

Candlelight

Hey all, does anyone have any suggestions on a miniature candlelight? I thought of doing it in post but I want real glows on the objects an…

Started by Tamara Hahn

6 Aug 24, 2012
Reply by Tamara Hahn

Kessler ElektraDrive Kit

Has anyone used the Kessler ElektraDrive 200 Kit, with the Philip Bloom 3' Pocket Dolly to do motion control? Can anyone recommend any othe…

Started by Tamara Hahn

0 Aug 21, 2012

I will buy lightning for the first time - help me think!

So the time has come when I can actually afford some real, own, shiny lightning.Previously I have borrowed spotlights from a theatre and di…

Started by Joakim Andrén

4 Aug 21, 2012
Reply by Jennifer

Stop Motion with DSLR

Hi again. I am going to get a DSLR camera for stop motion animation. I do not want to spend over £350, but I want a good camera that will b…

Started by Angus Lamont

15 Aug 10, 2012
Reply by Strider

Any tips on creating a moonlight scene?

I'm looking to create lighting similar to this FILM. Skip to 3:40  Any tips/suggestions would be greatly appreciated. -Thanks Andrew

Started by Andrew F

3 Jul 27, 2012
Reply by Andrew F

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