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Let's be frank about Frankenweenie

No Spoilers in my review I'll kick this off with something pulled from an email I sent after getting home from the movie last night: Franke…

Started by Strider in STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

72 Feb 9, 2013
Reply by StopmoNick

Koura the Animator - Ray's dark alter-ego?

I just watched Golden Voyage and couldn't help but notice a few things - not sure if anyone ever pointed this out before or not, though I…

Started by Strider in CHAT BOARD

70 Jun 22, 2013
Reply by Oldschooler

Start of a new armature

Can show some progress of this project

Started by Greyguy in ARMATURES

67 Mar 21, 2014
Reply by John Polacchi

RAY HARRYHAUSEN HAS JUST DIED!

Really sad news from Twitter: The Harryhausen family regret to announce the death of Ray Harryhausen https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Ray

Started by McTodd in CHAT BOARD

67 Oct 11, 2013
Reply by Stanley Milton Strawn

Article: "Stop admiring Frankenweenie! Why stopmotion doesn't move me."

Well, I let you judge for yourself:  http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/filmblog/2012/oct/15/frankenweenie-stop-motion-animation

Started by Bianca Ansems in STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

67 Nov 29, 2012
Reply by Vera Long

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

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