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I am in the process of archiving content on the site. I've exceeded the 10gb limit by 4gb and need to delete/archive the older content. Mos…

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Snubbery

Hi folks, I've noticed this a lot, and it's confusing and prevalent enough that it's high time it was addressed directly: Why are some prof…

Started by prammaven in STOPMO NEWBIES

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Reply by Dennis Heinzeroth

Making a mould for big nosed sculpts

I am about to buy some mould-making equipment to start actually making moulds of my character's head for silicone. Before I do, I want to k…

Started by Erik Stickley in CASTING

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New and seeking guidance about 3D printing.

Hello, everyone! I'm new to this site, and new to Stop Motion in general. I don't even have my first puppet made. Speaking of my puppet, I…

Started by Erik Stickley in STOPMO NEWBIES

2 3 hours ago
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Nikon D3300 Live view?

Hello,I was just wondering if anyone could possibly help me with something? I recently brought the Nikon D3300,inorder to use it for stopmo…

Started by Alistair Nicholls in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

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Digital input device (DID)

One thing that has always amazed me is how they were able to make the dinosaurs in Jurassic Park realistic. Looking through articles and PD…

Started by David Tomasiewicz in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

16 13 hours ago
Reply by John Lewis

damage while annimating

hi all,          I hope to animate unite warriors scattershot, which is a v. expensive figure, using helping hands, these are v. powerful,…

Started by Link Aran in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

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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…

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Claymation

Hello - does anyone know what the name is of an animation short (looks like claymation) that has two male characters in a confined dingy ro…

Started by Karl Krish in STOPMO NEWBIES

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Making puppet heads with Sugru

Hi Has anyone had any success with using sugru to make puppets? I've just ordered some as it looks like it could be a pretty good material…

Started by Joe in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

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CGI films that mimic Stop-motion?

What are some CGI animated short films that do a decent job in mimicking stop-motion animation? Something like Gracht - Joost de Jong.

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