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Nikon D3200 connection to Dragonframe

Ive just started animation and Im having problems connecting my DSLR to DF.. Ive followed the instruction ( to the best of my knowledge) th…

Started by Chris C in STOPMO NEWBIES

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Dragonframe real-time recording

Hey everyone,  First post here. I know this is a stop-motion site but I can't seem to find a forum elsewhere for this.  I'd trying to build…

Started by Max Bridge in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

0 Jun 30

fixing the puppet with screws

Hello, I'm a stop motion animator based in Japan. I would like to know how to make a screw hole accurately according to the position where…

Started by Shigeru Okada in ANIMATOR TALK

0 Jun 28

Harryhausen 100 tribute

Today is the centenary of Ray Harryhausen's birth, so I've done a short animated tribute.  Last time, for his 90th, I focussed on the Cyclo…

Started by StopmoNick in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

5 on Saturday
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Low Humidity Compensation with Monster Makers Foam Latex

Hi all, Can someone tell me how to compensate for low humidity when using Monster Makers' foam latex?  As I'm reading online, all I can see…

Started by Jim Taylor in CASTING

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0 Jun 26

Making a ‘Harryhausen Style’ Stop Motion Skeleton!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkZnX6YQ9qg&t=1s

Started by Angus Lamont in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

2 Jun 21
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I just interviewed Anthony Scott! No idea he got his start as a part-time janitor at ILM before working on Gumby, Here's our chat [PODCAST]

He also shares: *How he went from being a janitor to animating Jack Skellington on The Nightmare Before Christmas*The old-school tool Antho…

Started by Mozen in CHAT BOARD

1 Jun 17
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Moving water in a scene

Trying to find a simple way to animate the surface of a lake that will allow me to focus on animating two characters rowing a boat across i…

Started by Dave Cooley in STOPMO NEWBIES

15 on Saturday
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Adjust contrast Dragonframe

Hi all, I just installed Dragonframe to make analogue stop motion animations of drawings. Problem now is that my drawings are pencil on wh…

Started by Nina Markus in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

3 Jun 16
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Mark Francombe replied to Mark Francombe's discussion Stop Motion Stage hints?
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Dave Cooley replied to Dave Cooley's discussion Moving water in a scene
"Thanks for the link, Simon! Interesting ideas. I am at work now on the puppets and other scenic…"
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Simon Tytherleigh replied to Dave Cooley's discussion Moving water in a scene
"Nearly missed this thread! Really interesting to see what you are doing, as I have a lake to…"
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Simon Tytherleigh replied to StopmoNick's discussion Harryhausen 100 tribute
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