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STOPMO JAM 2

Stopmo Jam 2 is all about a Single Character running, hopping, skipping, dancing anything except walking. Start your animation already in m…

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

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Frames being added in Final Cut 7

Hey, I have been animating in Dragon Stop motion and then making quicktime .mov files out of them for insertion into my Final Cut Pro7 edit…

Started by Stanley Milton Strawn in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

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Seeking Stop Motion Animators for opportunity with Viral Kids YouTube Channel

Hello!  I have an opportunity for the right animators.  I run a kids YouTube channel with a large following which you can see here:  http…

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Crypto Documentary to Use Stop-Motion Cut-Scenes

Hello all, It's been a while since my last post here, but I've been hard at work on lots of new things. To the point, I got an opportunity…

Started by Santino Vitale in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

6 Jan 3
Reply by Dennis Heinzeroth

Animator´s Calendar 2018!

Hi animators! I have already finished the first calendar for animator´s - Animator´s Calendar 2018! It was created by Animuj.cz - website a…

Started by Karolina Cizkova in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

0 Dec 28, 2017

Neil Squared

New to town so if there is a better place for this, let me know. I am looking for a collaborator on a project. I have filmed and edited a s…

Started by Andrew in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

0 Dec 27, 2017

Oscar short list 2 Stopmotion films.

Oscar Short list out.  http://www.skwigly.co.uk/10-animated-shorts-advance-2018-oscar-race/ Has anyone seen Negative Space?

Started by Pierce Davison in FILM FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

0 Dec 14, 2017

Advice for promoting my stop motion film?

Hi! Has anyone here crowdfunded their stop motion film? If so, what did you do to spread the word? I'm really struggling to bring attention…

Started by Christian Madsen in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

6 Dec 30, 2017
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Armature scale and articulated fingers

Hi everyone, I'm starting my first project and I am having a difficult time deciding on scale. A priority for me is to have my main charact…

Started by Mark Upson in STOPMO NEWBIES

16 Dec 29, 2017
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Camera slider recommendation?

Hi guys, here again. Didn't update for a long time, struggling with life... OK, I was wondering if anyone could provide me some advice abou…

Started by cookieeeeee in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

2 Dec 19, 2017
Reply by Adam Taylor

Flicker issue in Dragon Frame

  Hello everyone. There is an issue that recently started in my stop mo that I hope someone here can help me with. I am noticing an unwante…

Started by Michael Ahumada in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

4 Dec 13, 2017
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The ultimate Gumby retrospective packed with incredible photos and never-before-shared stories. Written by Art Clokey's children, Joan and Joe Clokey, this is the most comprehensive book ever published on Gumby, Davey and Goliath and their creator Art Clokey, a pioneer in stop-motion animation.

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