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Please Introduce Yourself

Use this space to tell everyone about yourself and your interest in stop motion animation.

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Secret to cutting square brass tubing without crimping?

I ordered some K&S square brass tubing with a Rigid tube cutter.  No matter what I do, I always seem to compress the tubing -- and I ne…

Started by Bryan in ARMATURES

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Reply by Roos Mattaar

Lighting Recommendations?

I'm new to stop motion animation and photography.  I plan on animating a 1/6 scale set and a 1/12 scale set, but don't know what's required…

Started by Bryan in STOPMO NEWBIES

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What are your biggest issues with 3D animation?

Hello all,My name is Jerry and I work in Product Development for Ikinema. We are really interested in engaging with the developer community…

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Please Introduce Yourself

Use this space to tell everyone about yourself and your interest in stop motion animation.

Started by Anthony Scott in CHAT BOARD

532 Jul 23
Reply by Shayne Minott

Live Chat On AnimateClay.com Reminder

Don't forget, on WEDNESDAYS (Thursdays on the first week of each month)  there's a new episode of LIVE CHAT hosted by Marc Spess on at 8pm…

Started by Ron Cole in ANIMATOR TALK

338 Aug 2, 2017
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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…

Started by Anthony Scott in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

153 Mar 31, 2017
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Digital Go-Motion. An advancement> Or a sell out to compete with CGI?

A while back some of you may remember that I created a motion blur technique to add to stop motion similar to RSMB, but at no cost. I've re…

Started by Peter Andrew Montgomery in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

105 Nov 11, 2012
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The Nolvin Project Episode 1: Stowaway

A Stop-motion and CGI short.

Started by David Tomasiewicz in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

104 Sep 16, 2014
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Issues with the new site

Here is a list of known issues and problems with the new site.  Please add to this list if you find more. Message Board:  No emoticons.  Re…

Started by Anthony Scott in SITE FEEDBACK

103 Jul 24, 2012
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Looking for independent shorts/features to watch

So far I have seen: The Maker - beautiful work The Box Man - spellbound at the animation and sets Any others?

Started by Angus Lamont in STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

91 Aug 19, 2013
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The ultimate Gumby retrospective packed with incredible photos and never-before-shared stories. Written by Art Clokey's children, Joan and Joe Clokey, this is the most comprehensive book ever published on Gumby, Davey and Goliath and their creator Art Clokey, a pioneer in stop-motion animation.

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