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I have ideas, but I don't know what to do or where to start

Before I say anything, I want to apologize ahead of time if that is the wrong place, place, etc., for this kind of question. I am just ext…

Started by Vishal Gupta in ANIMATOR TALK

5 Feb 8
Reply by Strider

Basic Motion Control

Hello there, Ive recently completed a project on Dragonframe 4 using the track reading feature. I would like to try out motion control in m…

Started by Cameron Grant in ANIMATOR TALK

6 Feb 22
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Eyebrow paddles

I wonder if I can tap the collected SMA brains on the subject of eyebrow paddles, which I am not doing too successfully just now. I have us…

Started by Simon Tytherleigh in ARMATURES

2 Feb 3
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Stop Motion Software

I'm looking for recommendations on stop motion applications. I looked into DragonFrame and it seems AMAZING, but it's truly expensive. It d…

Started by vishal gupta in STOPMO NEWBIES

3 Feb 4
Reply by Keith Adams

I need sone advice

Hi everyone I am getting very close to finishing my set and I am planning for filming. I'm somewhat nervous to animate my characters becaus…

Started by vishal gupta in STOPMO NEWBIES

2 Feb 2
Reply by StopmoNick

Water ripples and movement

I have a project where there is a pond full of fish that will be moving and plants. I'll also have my character touch the water. I haven't…

Started by Vishal Gupta in GENERAL SPECIAL EFFECTS

3 Feb 2
Reply by StopmoNick

Foam Latex or Silicone, need some suggestion. thx

I want to make some puppet and shot some clips for fun. I made some foam latex puppets before (way back to 07-10) and they are pretty good…

Started by Jet Zhang in CASTING

6 Feb 3
Reply by Jet Zhang

Custom armatures

Hi Guys,  So I've been in to stop motion for quite a while but also work in engineering.  I was wondering if there was any call for custom…

Started by Benédict Bevan in ARMATURES

0 Jan 31

Ball & Socket Armature Font

I've just completed creating a font specifically for stop motion enthusiasts. It's a complete alphabet including both capital and lower cas…

Started by Ron Cole in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

2 Jan 26
Reply by Ron Cole

Materials for a stone wall

I have a minotaur ready to go, now I just need to make the labyrinth. What material should I use for an aged stone brick wall?

Started by Count Croc in STOP MOTION SETS

3 Jan 28
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

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