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20th Anniversary for StopMotionAnimation.com

Hey all, it was just about 20 years ago that I purchased this domain name and set up this website in April of 1999. Over the years, it's be…

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

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Tips for stabilising a flimsy tripod?

I don't have any budget to buy a nice new sturdy tripod, but am up for trying all sorts of whacky DIY ideas! Anyone have any thoughts? Thi…

Started by Marnik in CAMERA & STAGE

13 19 hours ago
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20th Anniversary for StopMotionAnimation.com

Hey all, it was just about 20 years ago that I purchased this domain name and set up this website in April of 1999. Over the years, it's be…

Started by Anthony Scott in CHAT BOARD

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Good tripod for stop motion?

Howdy! My brother and I are looking for a new tripod. What are good tripods for stop motion animation? We currently got the velbon df60 whi…

Started by Twin Tales in CAMERA & STAGE

12 on Thursday
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Sledgehammer for the 23rd Century!

Big Data - Unglued In an homage to the great Sledgehammer video by Peter Gabriel, Defunct technology steals a mans identity in a medium-ble…

Started by Andy Holton in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

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Our First Motion Camera Test

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5_7xzvgM09g Hope you enjoy! Feedback is welcomed! This is just a test of the camera and not the actual an…

Started by Wyatt Ayars in CAMERA & STAGE

1 Jul 12
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Assistance needed in creating a stop motion rig from a Helping Hand tool

The rig is about 98% ready, but the big problem is what to use as a stabilizer for my action figures. The alligator plier-thing, mind you,…

Started by KK Akuoku in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

1 Jul 9
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How to best order production schedule/process?

Hi everyone, I've recently finished a script for my senior thesis film that I'm happy with (it will likely be between 6-7 minutes long), an…

Started by Aj Shenefelt in STOPMO NEWBIES

5 Jul 7
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Please Introduce Yourself

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

Started by Anthony Scott in CHAT BOARD

545 Jul 7
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Mechanical heads

Hello everyone, I’m interested in building a mechanical head and I’m trying to get my head around the steps required to get something like…

Started by Steven Quinones Colon in ARMATURES

8 Jul 6
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Making of my First Film for a Music Video

Good day to you! I've been a stop motion enthusiast since I was a kid. It was kind of my hobby and never had a chance to take a step forwar…

Started by Yasas Perera in STOPMO NEWBIES

0 Jul 5

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James Krysa replied to Marnik's discussion Tips for stabilising a flimsy tripod?
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Adam Taylor replied to Marnik's discussion Tips for stabilising a flimsy tripod?
"What is the problem you are currently having with the tripod?  There really isn't a…"
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James Krysa replied to Marnik's discussion Tips for stabilising a flimsy tripod?
"Hey Nick,  yeah good point, I guess most of us need the flexibility of the tripod setup,…"
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StopmoNick replied to Marnik's discussion Tips for stabilising a flimsy tripod?
"I find I usually need to move the tripod from one shot to the next, so although a concrete block…"
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