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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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Good tripod for stop motion?

Howdy! My brother and I are looking for a new tripod. What are good tripods for stop motion animation? We currently got the velbon df60 whi…

Started by Twin Tales in CAMERA & STAGE

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Looking for specific type of armature hardware

Does anyone know where I can find an assortment of mounting hardware for 1/4 metal rod? I am looking for something I can screw machine scr…

Started by Charles Jensen in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

0 18 hours ago

Advice 4 Choosing First Camera

Greetings! Thus far in my animation career I have done all of my work using my iPhone 5 and whatever apps fit the job. I've been more than…

Started by Cadmus Rimbaud in CAMERA & STAGE

4 yesterday
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Are My Characters Original?

Hi guys I'm new here and am very excited to be in this awesome stop-motion community :) Basically, I am working on a stop-motion short film…

Started by Natalie Grammer in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

8 yesterday
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Anyone have a Live View correction cap?

So I just tried to order the Live View correction cap from Dragonframe for my Canon body but apparently they are out of stock until sometim…

Started by Andrew in CAMERA & STAGE

4 yesterday
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puppet diy costs

I'm wondering how much it will cost me to create a puppet after purchasing a ball socket armature. I see that the armatures can fall around…

Started by Hannah Garcia in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

5 on Tuesday
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Is asking 300$ for a ball and socket armature puppet (from scratch) enough?

Hi!I'm hannah. I'm new here and am looking to pitch my final thesis project as a short stop motion film. I'm so happy to have found this si…

Started by Hannah Garcia in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

16 on Tuesday
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Please help! Dragon wont recognise my Canon 5d mark ii

Please help! Dragon wont recognise my Canon 5d mark ii! My pc finds it but Dragonframe wont? Ive tried reset connections and still nothing.…

Started by Adam Dowling in CAMERA & STAGE

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Talking Sandwich Mixed Media?

Hey everyone! I've been trying to figure out how to create a realistic talking sandwich - in the sense that it looks physically real - for…

Started by Calin Johnson in ANIMATOR TALK

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Felt Cowboy Hat

I'm trying to make a Boss of the Planes style cowboy hat. I've been looking and looking for some very thin felt fabric but can only find ve…

Started by Stuart Bury in HAIR & COSTUME

8 on Tuesday
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