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advice for motion blur in stop motion

HI all, All of us struggle, at least i think we do, with motion blur in our stop motion animation. There are several techniques involved, s…

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Silicone skins and armature placement in a puppet

I will be casting a silicone puppet soon, and I am wondering how close (in mm) my armature can be to the surface. I have a facial armature…

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New to silicone puppets - eyelids?

Hi all I am making my first puppet and have good luck with the head so far. But I have no found any videos on how to do eyelids for silicon…

Started by Sean S in STOPMO NEWBIES

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Lighting feedback

Hey! Was practicing some lighting and would appreciate if someone would like to give some feedback on this shot.The focus was mostly to get…

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Armaturist looking for work

My new website is online! www.theartofandrew.com I'm open to any comment about my work. Feel free to contact me :-D

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Looking to hire for a stop motion commercial

Looking to hire a stop motion animator to produce a commercial for use on social media.  It will be on a slotted felt letter board with pla…

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I'm choosing between TWO online armature kits...

Hi there!!I'll be ordering two armatures this week but am not sure which to go for. option one is through: http://www.animationsupplies.net

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Animation Tips

Hey everyone, I am getting very close to finishing my set and I am preparing for filming. I'm a little nervous to animate my characters bec…

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Question about lighting

Hello! Im not an expert in lighting. But Im looking to get some small lights to simulate  light coming from say a desk lamp. Kind of like t…

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1st Ever StopMotionAnimation.com STOPMO JAM

Announcing the 1st Ever StopMotionAnimation.com STOPMO JAM! What is it? An opportunity for animators to be a part of a stop motion experi…

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