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Getting close... while far away (without post-cropping)

Hi folks, At the moment, I want to get really close to the set with the camera three feet away (otherwise it's too close to step in front o…

Started by Don Carlson in CAMERA & STAGE

66 Nov 30, 2012
Reply by Strider

Whats your thoughts on a used camera?

Im just dabbling in stop motion now,but im really enjoying it. I recently bought a web cam and it does me just fine for now,but it seems ha…

Started by Brian in CAMERA & STAGE

66 Mar 26, 2013
Reply by Benédict Bevan

Stop Motion history

I don't know were to post these, so I'll just post them here. Something I stumbled on while looking on the web.Please feel free to post any…

Started by David Tomasiewicz in STOPMO NEWBIES

63 Jul 31, 2014
Reply by Tim Smyth

THE SECRET - Using "Step To Live" for smooth stopmotion (this is how the pros do it)

This is a rough demo - can't call it a tutorial really, it's just the raw footage of me animating, and I'll write in the important detail…

Started by Strider in ANIMATOR TALK

62 Jan 26, 2013
Reply by Chris Diaz

Question about lathing and milling stop motion parts.

Hi all Iam new here and like everyone else Iam fascinated by stop motion animation and this site has a ton of helpful info in pointing me i…

Started by Zaid in STOPMO NEWBIES

57 Mar 16, 2013
Reply by Zaid

May have to completely re-think this!

Ok guys, so after a very stressful week I have a devil puppet made from silicone. However the weight of the puppet is ridiculous and he doe…

Started by will mundell in CASTING

56 Apr 15, 2013
Reply by will mundell

How hard could it be to replace all the monster shots apart from the octopus in the movie Warlords of Atlantis.

Aside from having the longest title for a discussion ever, What do you think. A possibility? Video below is one such creature already repla…

Started by Peter Andrew Montgomery in ANIMATOR TALK

56 Jun 17, 2014
Reply by mattosaurus

Start of a new puppet

Here's a new puppet I started It will have mouth open and side to side jaw motion

Started by Greyguy in ARMATURES

56 Sep 30, 2015
Reply by Miles and Jules

Claymation

Hello - does anyone know what the name is of an animation short (looks like claymation) that has two male characters in a confined dingy ro…

Started by Karl Krish in STOPMO NEWBIES

55 Nov 29, 2016
Reply by Karl Krish

Hydra Armature I Machined

Hi everyone, I recently re-newed my membership to stopmotionanimation.com.  Earlier this year I machined an armature for a hydra, which I b…

Started by Tom Brierton in ARMATURES

55 Nov 29, 2012
Reply by Greyguy

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