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DSLR Not Recognised in DragonFrame

Hi all, I've been using a Nikon D5100 with DragonFrame for a couple of years now. I loaded up the program this evening to animate and the c…

Started by Jacob Crow in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

5 Jun 10
Reply by Nathan Moody

how good is aluminium armature?does it last long?

i saw some videos on youtube regarding armatures made out of aluminium.they use some sort of drill to double knot the wire,are those normal…

Started by pritam das in STOPMO NEWBIES

1 Jun 8
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Live Chat On AnimateClay.com Reminder

Don't forget, on WEDNESDAYS (Thursdays on the first week of each month)  there's a new episode of LIVE CHAT hosted by Marc Spess on at 8pm…

Started by Ron Cole in ANIMATOR TALK

337 Jun 7
Reply by Ron Cole

Glue for styrofoam

I am trying to glue together multiple sheets of styrofoam insulation board. Does anyone have a recommendation for what glue to use? I also…

Started by Adam Taylor in MODEL DEPARTMENT

12 Jun 5
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Wool and Felt Puppet

Hey Everyone,  I am looking to learn how to create wool/felt puppets much like the ones from 'oh willy '.Would anyone know how to do this o…

Started by Jennifer Kidd in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

1 Jun 5
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

The Uncanny

Hi all, I'm currently writing my dissertation on the sense of the uncanny in stop-motion, whether the medium is inherently uncanny, the way…

Started by Lanna Meggy in STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

12 Jun 5
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

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

511 Jun 3
Reply by Kat Bausch

Workflow/Time

I hear as a rule of thumb proficient animators should produce 3 sec. of animation for every 8 hours of work. Anybody agree or disagree? I c…

Started by Ed Riccardi in ANIMATOR TALK

6 Jun 3
Reply by Ed Riccardi

FujiFilm X-T2 vs Canon

Hello all! I use a Canon T4i for my stop motion but am getting ready to upgrade to a better camera. Like the 5D Mark ii or maybe even the…

Started by Collin Mapp in CAMERA & STAGE

0 Jun 3

Stopmotion Pricing

Just wanted to see if anybody could help me figure out with pricing for a long term stopmotion project I might be getting on board for. The…

Started by vanilla gorilla in ANIMATOR TALK

12 Jun 2
Reply by Don Carlson

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