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Newbie Here

Hi Everyone!! I'm a total noob to everything stop motion and would just like to thank the creators of this site for this forum. It really i…

Started by Walid

2 Jul 12, 2012
Reply by Walid

Camera Selection

Heyy everyone, I am just getting started in stop motion, and I was wondering if anyone has any good suggestions for a camera to use. I have…

Started by Justin Allard

2 Jul 11, 2012
Reply by John Downey

Acetate plastic for sculpting?

I just heard of a sculpting material called acetate plastic.  Supposedly a lot of old school sculptors used this but I am having trouble fi…

Started by Charles Jensen

15 Jul 10, 2012
Reply by Charles Jensen

New to this aesome site!!

hey every one i have a New BLOG design, New layout, New post, its all New! :D if you have a minuet check it out any feebback is grate! http…

Started by Daniel James

8 Jul 9, 2012
Reply by StopmoNick

Health Hazards in Stop Motion Construction

I want to start a thread on health hazards and how to minimize or eliminate them.  I have not seen much discussion of this very important (…

Started by MartindeMadrid

0 Jul 8, 2012

Totally New

Hi Guys                         I'm totally new to the world of stop animation and have not even ventured onto Clay models etc. So, at pres…

Started by Gary J

5 Jul 5, 2012
Reply by Don Carlson

sponge rubber

I keep reading that sponge rubber was used to create muscles for Kong and the dinos in King Kong. I was wondering how it compares to the po…

Started by rick gibson

3 Jul 4, 2012
Reply by rick gibson

Help, I've been newbified!

For context, I'm Warhead from the original site. And for a variety of reasons, I've been severely out of practice about animation. The last…

Started by Warhead

1 Jul 2, 2012
Reply by StopmoNick

Happy Birthday Ray!

Hope he is well and enjoying this day! Also the sculptor I did of him as my Raymir will be a model kit and I hope he will have one someday! 

Started by Greyguy

3 Jun 29, 2012
Reply by MartindeMadrid

I'm Totally New...

Hello I'm Martin,                              I live in England and am nothing like my image on here, EXCEPT I'm big, ugly and round and l…

Started by Martin Robbins

5 Jun 18, 2012
Reply by StopmoNick

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