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green screen lighting

So, I'm new to stop motion.. I'm having trouble getting my lighting correct for my chroma key.. I started out with two home depot clamps li…

Started by Doug Brecto in STOPMO NEWBIES

4 Oct 19
Reply by Geoff Clark

Lighting the set

Hello everyone. I am looking for tips on how to make natural sunlight on my forest set? Any would do thanks.

Started by Fabian in STOPMO NEWBIES

1 Oct 6
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Set Materials

Hey everyone, I was wondering if anyone had tips for materials or videos on building rooms. My set consists of three rooms: a 1950s style…

Started by Melissa Neuburger in STOP MOTION SETS

1 Oct 4
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

coloring/painting platsil- gel

hi, all so i'm planning to make an ultracal mould and cast this puppet in platsil - gel10, and i have no real idea on how to go about paint…

Started by KurT in STOPMO NEWBIES

4 Oct 6
Reply by Peter Ellis

Short Film - experimental techniques - Billy Whiskers

Hey, its been a long time since I posted anything in this forum, but just wanted to share my latest project.  Its a short film produced to…

Started by James Wilkinson in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

6 Oct 9
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

FRAMING - Tips and Tricks

Hi everyone, I would like to start a topic on FRAMING for stop motion. I believe it is a very important part of the whole creation of a sto…

Started by Wifey Blocks in STOPMO NEWBIES

8 Oct 16
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Mr. Red - Make Your Body Move

Hi everybody. This is the video I made for my new song. Enjoy! For better listening here's beatport link https://www.beatport.com/release

Started by Adolfo Barbatelli in STOPMO NEWBIES

0 Oct 1

The Film Short "Bartleby" Is Now Online

I worked on this film a year or so ago in the early stages of production. I was tasked to make molds of the sculpted characters and cast th…

Started by Ron Cole in STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

0 Sep 24

Using cushion foam with silicone

I meant to do this some time ago, but here is the result of my little experiment. The problem: silicone can be very heavy and bounces back…

Started by Simon Tytherleigh in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

8 Oct 1
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

What's a free software for rig removal

I seen TV paint come up for rig removal. Is there any other free software out to do the task?

Started by Fabian in ANIMATOR TALK

7 Sep 27
Reply by Brandon Ayers

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