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Proutopia International Stop Motion Film Fest

hi everyone.  I host an art market and this year, we’re having a Stop Motion Film Fest. Info is here. Proutopia International Stop Motion…

Started by Heidi Hunter in FILM FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

0 May 7

Small Armature Joints

Does anyone know where I can get small joints? My character is 6 inches tall and has very slim limbs. Every prefabbed Armature kit I find h…

Started by Wyatt Ayars in ARMATURES

1 May 6
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Cannot adjust exposure

I'm using a Nikon D5300 with a Manual Nikkor 28mm F/3.5 lens. I've been using this set up for years without a problem but recently noticed…

Started by Tess Martin in CAMERA & STAGE

2 May 6
Reply by Tess Martin

Homemade b&s armatures - So close but so far

Okay so a little bit ago I made a post about making b&s armatures with non-expensive materials. Simon replied to it, but I don't think…

Started by Count Croc in STOPMO NEWBIES

10 May 8
Reply by Yiorgos

How would you handle a character inhaling?

At one point I have to animate a character who is taking a big whiff of something. Would I need to create a mechanism as part of the intern…

Started by David in ARMATURES

2 Apr 29
Reply by David

Nounours

Hey guys, Two friends of mine and I made a short stop-motion film using shadows projected onto a wall, the project was an entry to a small…

Started by incognico in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

0 Apr 27

Hazard suit puppets

So I'm working on a film about an expedition in Chernobyl and all the mutated monsters that live within. How do you think I could make real…

Started by Count Croc in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

3 May 1
Reply by Count Croc

Set design materials and model cars

I am very new to stop motion, although I have done a bit 2d animation. I have experience with directing and DOPing documentary and fiction…

Started by Yiorgos in STOPMO NEWBIES

17 May 8
Reply by StopmoNick

Animating Water?

Does anybody have an Idea on how to animate a large body of water like an ocean? I saw wiki how did a small stream with hair gel, but that…

Started by Aksel in STOPMO NEWBIES

8 Apr 26
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

how to study video reference

hey guys whats acheap easy way to study video reference FRAME BY FRAME ? Do l need a pc or mac? or special dvd recorder / player ? Thanks..

Started by James Krysa in STOPMO NEWBIES

9 Apr 24
Reply by James Krysa

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