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Water ripples and movement

I have a project where there is a pond full of fish that will be moving and plants. I'll also have my character touch the water. I haven't…

Started by Vishal Gupta

3 Feb 2
Reply by StopmoNick

For Sale Brand New Pioneer-DDJ-1000 DJ Rekordbox Controller

For Sale Brand New Pioneer-DDJ-1000 DJ Rekordbox Controller for $1000 USDShipping and handling charges worldwide is free. Also in stock are…

Started by Raymond Carrasco

0 Jul 31, 2018

Smoke , Explosion with lights

Hi all,I was wondering if anyone have an idea how they made this explosion in the new trailer of isle of dogs.how do you guys think..1-they…

Started by Mohammed Soliman

5 Oct 4, 2017
Reply by Mohammed Soliman

Skeleton from Jason circa 2002

While cleaning up my hard drive, I found this pic from a Ray Harryhausen event in San Diego 2002. One of the original skeletons from Jason…

Started by Eric Scott

0 Jul 1, 2017

CGI background and effects Artist wanted!

I'm currently looking for a CG animator for a collaboration on a stop-motion/CGI hybrid film. If you're interested please message me direct…

Started by JoyOfAnimation

0 Jun 18, 2017

Animating stone eroding over time

Ok, I have been pondering over this one for a while now and can't seem to come up with a solution. I need to animate a couple of shots of l…

Started by Jasper Kuipers

18 Jun 12, 2017
Reply by Jasper Kuipers

Lighting for green screen

Hi all Does anyone have any advice on lighting a green screen set up for puppet animation. On line there are plenty of tutorials etc about…

Started by Joe

9 Apr 28, 2017
Reply by StopmoNick

Water droplets/ice effects using boiled isomalt, salt, water, and olive oil

Not sure if ants or small rodents are attracted to this sugar substitute but a Google search says they aren't, and isomalt stays clear once…

Started by Don Carlson

2 Dec 7, 2016
Reply by Don Carlson

VHS Degradation

I was wondering if anyone's experimented with VHS degradation as a post production effect in their stop motion work. I know a lot of musici…

Started by Ryan Strochinsky

3 Sep 19, 2016
Reply by Ryan Strochinsky

Stove-burner flame, pot full of water, and lighting / shock bolt special effects

I have a couple of effects I'd like to achieve so I'll just sneak them all in this post.  1.  Small flame for a gas stove burner. The eyes…

Started by Savannah Winchester

11 Jan 5, 2016
Reply by StopmoNick

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