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

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Simulating the stopmo look and feel

Hi everyone, I'm directing a side project in which there is a sequence where I am hoping to simulate the look and feel of a stopmo film. I…

Started by Derrick in STOPMO NEWBIES

5 2 hours ago
Reply by Derrick

Shoes and cloths

I just found this great artist in Instagram. Great detailled clots and props by Tatiana Bugai @ http://stripedboxdolls.com/ She is sharing…

Started by Tatu P in HAIR & COSTUME

1 2 hours ago
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

best editing software for macbook pro

Just looking for some input on editing software. I'm working on a macbook pro with Dragonframe. I've had Final Cut Pro in the past but if t…

Started by Darius Stuart in STOPMO NEWBIES

3 2 hours ago
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Dragonframe 4 Green Screen Issue Resolved

I recently began working on a project that required green screening a puppet, using my new Mac computer and my newly acquired issue of Drag…

Started by Ron Cole in STOPMO NEWBIES

14 on Wednesday
Reply by Ron Cole

Does Anyone Know Tom Baker The Model Maker (not the actor)?

While this post does have some merit in regards to puppet making, this is more of a historical post regarding stop-motion puppets. Back in…

Started by Wallace Jones in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

6 on Tuesday
Reply by Ken Langley

Better ways to paint Platsil Gel 10 ?

Howdy y'all! I'm having some difficulties with painting Platsil Gel 10, I was recommended as a cheap solution to buy regular oil colors mix…

Started by Frej Bengtsson & Stellan Rutstam in CASTING

26 on Tuesday
Reply by Ron Cole

Bearings for moco camera head

Hello wise board of SMA! I am planing to make simple moco unit with Arduino system. I got great help from previous post about the subject a…

Started by Tatu P in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

14 on Tuesday
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Pictures too bright

I've been reading and reading about my problem and not finding a solution... Can someone please explain this to me? I'm sorry for the bad p…

Started by Kerobyx in STOPMO NEWBIES

10 Jan 11
Reply by StopmoNick

Online Premiere - The Fox and the Chickadee

Hi all, I've finally posted my first short film "The Fox and the Chickadee" online, and wanted to share it with everyone here. This board h…

Started by Evan DeRushie in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

8 Jan 11
Reply by Geoff Clark

Recent B&S Armature

I made this armature a few weeks ago.  This is my second attempt at a fully-articulated ball and socket.  I really wanted to make a hand ar…

Started by Jonathan Hartman in ARMATURES

6 Jan 9
Reply by Adam Loomis

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