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Where can I find good green screen backgrounds? Would I be better off making a composite myself? 

Started by Count Croc in STOPMO NEWBIES

3 Nov 14
Reply by Youp Zondag

LAIKA HINGES JOINT

Hello, I was wondering if someone has tips on how to make knees/elbows hinges with rotation on the hips?( same system as Merrick Cheney )…

Started by Alix LAINE in ARMATURES

7 Nov 11
Reply by Greyguy

Cosclay

Have you seen this cosclay Kickstarter coming up?   https://www.cosclay.com/ I’m excited! the flexibility and memory they have shown in the…

Started by Alonso Soriano in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

6 Nov 6
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Shed...again

Hi I posted a version of this a year or so ago, I've since tweaked the edit and some friends produced a fantastic bespoke soundtrack for me…

Started by Pete Pipkins in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

2 Nov 4
Reply by Pete Pipkins

Furred Creatures

How do you apply fur onto a puppet? I tried awhile ago and it didn't turn out too well.

Started by Count Croc in STOPMO NEWBIES

2 Nov 3
Reply by StopmoNick

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

19 Oct 28
Reply by Leevi Lehtinen

Just in time for Hallowe'en

Finally got something done to share with everyone. Let me know your reactions and hope you enjoy it!

Started by Dave Cooley in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

0 Oct 27

DMX dimming through Dragonframe

Hello all,I was just wondering whether anyone who has used a DMX lighting set up for stop motion has any advice on what (affordable...) dim…

Started by Roos Mattaar in CAMERA & STAGE

1 Oct 25
Reply by Ethan Bartholomae

Test shots for new short

After I finished my 4th year thesis film at Ryerson University, I was approached by a filmmaker to bring his idea to life via stop motion a…

Started by Youp Zondag in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

3 Oct 20
Reply by StopmoNick

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

9 Oct 19
Reply by StopmoNick

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