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Camera Shake Problem

Hello, everyone! My name is Haruko Napochka, and I am totally newbie here. Mostly, I've been making/learning cut-out, but thanks to your we…

Started by Haruko Napochka in NEWBIE CORNER

8 on Monday
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Stop Motion Camera Slider Rig

Hey guys, thought I would share the stop motion camera rig I built for a film I'm working on right now. The rig is fairly simple in design,…

Started by Christopher Olsen in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

8 4 hours ago
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how do you animate doll eyes with no hole?

Hi guys, I have a question that no doubt many have run into before. I want to use doll eyes in my stop-mo puppets. The doll eyes come with…

Started by Dawn Brown in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

5 yesterday
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The Woods Where We Played

Hey guys, I've been a REALLY long time lurker, since the old boards, but I rarely made the time to really dig in and post a lot. Instead I…

Started by Christopher Olsen in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

7 4 hours ago
Reply by Christopher Olsen

Camera Count

Hi to everybody, this is my first post here. I am looking to purchase a used Canon 40D to be used with Dragonframe.  I keep seeing people o…

Started by Michael in CAMERA & STAGE

3 7 hours ago
Reply by StopmoNick

Rig removal with a camera move

Hey guys, what are everyone's thoughts/tips on rig removal in a moving camera shot? Example would be a pan or a tilt shot where the camera…

Started by Christopher Olsen in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

10 4 hours ago
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BROKEN - A film by Adam Ciolfi

BROKEN is my new stop motion short and is now posted on the videos page. Inspired by the cult movie classic The Brain That Wouldn't Die (19…

Started by The Broken Man in ANIMATOR TALK

5 on Saturday
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Nick Gonin's stop motion

Hello! Here is my Vine stop motion: https://vine.co/v/OZtYpTYY6le for making this 6seconds video I spent one week :( But for sure, I will m…

Started by Nick Gonin in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

12 on Saturday
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First Snow on crowdfunding portal!

Hi stop-motion lovers!  Stop motion film First Snow from Czech Republic is on crowdfunding compaign - on Hithit.com! Here is the link: http…

Started by Karolina Čížková in NEWBIE CORNER

9 yesterday
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Best UK Uni's for animation

I will be applying for University next year, so was wondering if anyone knows of or has been to any Uni's in the Uk to study animation. I h…

Started by Marnik in ANIMATION SCHOOLS

6 on Friday
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Puppet Putty

Puppet Putty is formulated by clay animator Don Carlson. Properties include colors that do not bleed on your hands, a matte finish, cleans up with water, is very light weight, firm, non-greasy and has a silky texture.

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Shanks FX Practical/Stop-Motion Effects

Started by Roger Beck in GENERAL SPECIAL EFFECTS 3 hours ago. 0 Replies

I thought that some folks here might be interested in this…http://www.moviemagicnow.com/There are some really cool practical effects that are covered.Here is an example video…Here is his…Continue

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Rig removal with a camera move

Started by Christopher Olsen in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS. Last reply by Christopher Olsen 4 hours ago. 10 Replies

Hey guys, what are everyone's thoughts/tips on rig removal in a moving camera shot? Example would be a pan or a tilt shot where the camera is continuously moving at the same time as the character is moving.Obviously the normal "take a static master…Continue

Tags: move, camera, removal, rig

Stop Motion Camera Slider Rig

Started by Christopher Olsen in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT. Last reply by Christopher Olsen 4 hours ago. 8 Replies

Hey guys, thought I would share the stop motion camera rig I built for a film I'm working on right now.The rig is fairly simple in design, it's just two aluminum rails from IKEA that I bolted to two pieces of masonite laminated together for…Continue

The Woods Where We Played

Started by Christopher Olsen in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT. Last reply by Christopher Olsen 4 hours ago. 7 Replies

Hey guys, I've been a REALLY long time lurker, since the old boards, but I rarely made the time to really dig in and post a lot. Instead I would just find the info I needed, use it shamelessly and rarely even take the time to say "Hey thanks, that…Continue

Camera Count

Started by Michael in CAMERA & STAGE. Last reply by StopmoNick 7 hours ago. 3 Replies

Hi to everybody, this is my first post here.I am looking to purchase a used Canon 40D to be used with Dragonframe.  I keep seeing people on ebay asking what is the camera count.  Since I would be using a frame grabber, is the count something I…Continue

Copy stand lights

Started by Jane Shadbolt in CAMERA & STAGE yesterday. 0 Replies

Hi All I'm setting up a small lab for an animation elective at the University of Newcastle with some copy stands for cut-out and drawn animation and I'm trying to get the lighting right.  I'd really like to go LED or fluorescent (because they last…Continue

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