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What is the best way to composite a Stop Motion character into a CG environment?

I have recently started playing around with Blender and Maya and I am thinking of experimenting with placing stop motion characters into CG…

Started by Yorwick

1 Jun 17, 2013
Reply by Ri Crawford

harbinger down

The guys that made the practical effects for the remake of "the thing" movie, only to have them cut, are trying to get their own film off t…

Started by Steve Boot

0 May 18, 2013

Any ideas for a practical spinning propeller effect?

I am planning a short homage to Kong 1933 for its 80th birthday. I want the propellers on the biplanes to spin. Does anyone know of a pract…

Started by Wallace Jones

18 Feb 7, 2013
Reply by Geoff Anderson

I'm thinking about nice opening credits but am quite lost

Ok so I am planning a new stopmo project. The mean role will be for a character made of clay with simple wire armature. And it will be betw…

Started by DoubleG

5 Jan 4, 2013
Reply by DoubleG

How is this effect achieved?

Music vid: "Second Song" by TV on the Radiohttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UeL3XIWBvdc (the effects I'm wondering about start at 1:33)I'm gu…

Started by MrJonesArt

3 Nov 20, 2012
Reply by Meki Haron

Generation FX

Check this out. I found a Kickstarter page about Gene Warren and their family work. [url]http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/757362124/gene

Started by mattosaurus

0 Oct 28, 2012

digital effects

If anyone is thinking of adding explosions gun shots fire or smoke try  http://www.detonationfilms.com/ Most keyed some free.

Started by Arcimboldi

0 Oct 28, 2012

very impressive animatronics showreel

I know its nothing to do with stopmotion, but I thought I'd post it anyway.  Thought it might be of interest to a few people http://www.you

Started by Steve Boot

2 Oct 26, 2012
Reply by Jack Liddon

Interesting motion blur effect in AE or Photoshop

Just ran across this guy's YouTube channel and happened to stumble onto this video. I've never heard of anybody doing it this way before. i…

Started by Strider

13 Sep 10, 2012
Reply by David Geister

creating water ripples and movement for a pond

hello i am currently working on a project where there is a pond filled with fish that will be moving and plants. I will also have my charac…

Started by Katty

12 Sep 8, 2012
Reply by Strider

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