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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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I made another test animation - walk cycle

Heyo, Here's my first walk cycle test. I have access to my school's studio for the next month, so I'm trying to make the most of my time t…

Started by Mozen in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

0 5 hours ago

Beaver sculpture need suggestions.

Hi, I am making a beaver puppet for my online kids show demo. The character will combine real beaver with cartoon style. It is my first tim…

Started by Jet Zhang in SCULPTING

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Animatronics

Has anyone ever done stop motion with animatronics?  It seems like that would be an ideal solution to doing stop-motion really fast.

Started by John T. Vonachen in STOPMO NEWBIES

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Armature and Casting advice for movable animal ears

So for the film I'm making right now, I've got two main characters that are goats. As such, I was wanting to give them both ears that can b…

Started by Ben Young in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

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New stopmo short on SYFY channel

Hey stop motion friends, I just made a station identification spot (a bumper) for the SYFY channel and it is running on TV now. You may rec…

Started by Dawn Brown in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

2 on Friday
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Pipe Cleaner Cat Animation

Hi hi hi hi hi hi hi, I get to use the stop motion studio at Sheridan College for the next month, so I started off with a quick test to see…

Started by Mozen in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

2 May 15
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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

543 May 14
Reply by Ben Young

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

FOAM MOULDS, RELEASE AGENTS, SEALING...

...and other sexy stuff! Seriously: can anyone suggest a good (and reasonably priced) release agent for a stone (crystacal r) mould, to be…

Started by tam hinton in CHAT BOARD

5 May 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

9 May 10
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Adding some green screen

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