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5 Day Stop Motion Animation Workshop with Tim Allen in London (May 2019)

My first ever 5 day stop motion workshop is coming to London! After lots of travelling around the world, improving & adapting techni…

Started by Tim Allen in ANIMATION SCHOOLS

0 Apr 22

Keeping motivation

Hey guys. I've been having issues keeping my motivation focused on one project. I usually leave a lot of unfinished projects because I can'…

Started by Count Croc in STOPMO NEWBIES

9 Apr 28
Reply by James Krysa

5 Day Stop Motion Animation Workshop with Tim Allen in London (May 2019)

My first ever 5 day stop motion workshop is coming to London! After lots of travelling around the world, improving & adapting techni…

Started by Tim Allen in ANIMATOR TALK

3 Apr 24
Reply by Brandon Ayers

dragonframe audio split and delete problem

Hello everyone, I'm trying to delete a portion of an audio clip on dragonframe, but it either deletes the whole clip or just does any... So…

Started by forrest gang in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

2 Apr 28
Reply by Dyami Caliri

Animation Workflow

Hey Guys! I’m looking for some workflow tips when it comes to planning and executing a shot. Coming from CG it’s extremely easy to shoot re…

Started by Kevin Stratton in STOPMO NEWBIES

7 Apr 24
Reply by StopmoNick

Dreams and Nightmares (student film)

This film combines stop-motion horror with poetic performance. I am on the finishing touches on the movie, but I will say that it has echoe…

Started by John_TheCollegeGuy in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

4 Apr 24
Reply by James Krysa

Possible camera issue causing misaligned frames?

I haven't posted here in a while, but I've been working on a new animation that I'm unable to make progress on due to an odd issue. What ha…

Started by Roo Nelo in CAMERA & STAGE

17 May 3
Reply by Roo Nelo

Had to make a character for Character Design Class in Animation School - I made a clay puppet and her duck

Picked up a bunch of things from the dollar store and made this queen and her duck! I don't intend on animating her, because I didn…

Started by Mozen in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

3 Apr 23
Reply by Adam Taylor

Just had a lovely chat with Sarah de Gaudemar (Coraline, Robot Chicken, Davey & Goliath, etc.) on how to make stop mo into a career. Here's the podcast :)

For anyone interested, I run a podcast where I interview animators/story artists/etc.  I had the opportunity to chat with veteran animator…

Started by Mozen in STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

4 May 13
Reply by Mozen

Respirator for working with foam latex

Hi,  I am going to use MonsterMaker's foam latex to cast characters this time. I used GM's before. The quality is good but the smell of amm…

Started by Jet Zhang in CASTING

2 Apr 20
Reply by Count Croc

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SNARK WARTZ: A Star Wars Parody

A clay stop motion animated, vaudevillian parody of Star Wars. Help support our work. https://www.patreon.com/WingITprod Also at: https://www.bitchute.com/vi...
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Casting helmets

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