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20th Anniversary for StopMotionAnimation.com

Hey all, it was just about 20 years ago that I purchased this domain name and set up this website in April of 1999. Over the years, it's be…

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

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how to study video reference

hey guys whats acheap easy way to study video reference FRAME BY FRAME ? Do l need a pc or mac? or special dvd recorder / player ? Thanks..

Started by James Krysa in STOPMO NEWBIES

7 42 minutes ago
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Keeping motivation

Hey guys. I've been having issues keeping my motivation focused on one project. I usually leave a lot of unfinished projects because I can'…

Started by Count Croc in STOPMO NEWBIES

5 5 hours ago
Reply by StopmoNick

Animation Workflow

Hey Guys! I’m looking for some workflow tips when it comes to planning and executing a shot. Coming from CG it’s extremely easy to shoot re…

Started by Kevin Stratton in STOPMO NEWBIES

7 4 hours ago
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Dreams and Nightmares (student film)

This film combines stop-motion horror with poetic performance. I am on the finishing touches on the movie, but I will say that it has echoe…

Started by John_TheCollegeGuy in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

4 37 minutes ago
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dragonframe audio split and delete problem

Hello everyone, I'm trying to delete a portion of an audio clip on dragonframe, but it either deletes the whole clip or just does any... So…

Started by forrest gang in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

1 5 hours ago
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Had to make a character for Character Design Class in Animation School - I made a clay puppet and her duck

Picked up a bunch of things from the dollar store and made this queen and her duck! I don't intend on animating her, because I didn…

Started by Mozen in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

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Possible camera issue causing misaligned frames?

I haven't posted here in a while, but I've been working on a new animation that I'm unable to make progress on due to an odd issue. What ha…

Started by Roo Nelo in CAMERA & STAGE

6 14 hours ago
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Respirator for working with foam latex

Hi,  I am going to use MonsterMaker's foam latex to cast characters this time. I used GM's before. The quality is good but the smell of amm…

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5 Day Stop Motion Animation Workshop with Tim Allen in London (May 2019)

My first ever 5 day stop motion workshop is coming to London! After lots of travelling around the world, improving & adapting techni…

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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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James Krysa replied to John_TheCollegeGuy's discussion Dreams and Nightmares (student film)
"lol John is it a teaser trailer ;)"
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James Krysa replied to James Krysa's discussion how to study video reference
"hey nick thanks for your quality feedback, I really appreciate it. that was my concern about…"
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StopmoNick replied to Kevin Stratton's discussion Animation Workflow
"I usually go straight ahead and by feel, and it takes however many frames it takes.  So I take…"
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StopmoNick replied to forrest gang's discussion dragonframe audio split and delete problem
"I think I make edited versions of the audio clip in Audacity (free audio editor), and only import…"
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