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sponge rubber

I keep reading that sponge rubber was used to create muscles for Kong and the dinos in King Kong. I was wondering how it compares to the po…

Started by rick gibson in STOPMO NEWBIES

3 Jul 4, 2012
Reply by rick gibson

Professional puppet fabrication service.

I'm working on SINBAD THE FIFTH VOYAGE at present for Giant flick films along with Ron Cole and some other animators. But I've desided to o…

Started by Peter Andrew Montgomery in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

2 Jul 4, 2012
Reply by Peter Andrew Montgomery

Wildlife on Mars storyboard

This is the winning storyboard entry for the Ray Harryhausen contest 2012, the storyboard originally took up over 20 frames but I could onl…

Started by Michael Tharme in STORY

7 Jul 3, 2012
Reply by Keith Ray

Help, I've been newbified!

For context, I'm Warhead from the original site. And for a variety of reasons, I've been severely out of practice about animation. The last…

Started by Warhead in STOPMO NEWBIES

1 Jul 2, 2012
Reply by StopmoNick

It's Ray Harryhausen's Birthday!!!

Today is Ray Harryhausen's 92nd Birthday. I was fortunate enough to meet Ray and he was as nice and gracious as his effects were spectacula…

Started by Lenny Daigle jr (Trog338) in PRO ANIMATOR DISCUSSION

2 Jul 2, 2012
Reply by mattosaurus

Dirt on the sensor - how do I remove the dot?

I had animated some hundred frames before I realized there was a dot on the sensor. Is there an easy way to remove it? Apparently, Dragonfr…

Started by Joakim Andrén in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

2 Jul 2, 2012
Reply by Paul J. McConnochie

Small parts gone?

Hey gang, long time no posts.  Have been too busy with things and not had time to build.  I was looking for the old supplier of delrin and…

Started by Chris Johnson in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

4 Jul 2, 2012
Reply by John Dods

Lights!

looking at getting some lights for the Wildlife on Mars set, well at least so I can work it into the budget for the Indiegogo public fundin…

Started by Michael Tharme in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

12 Jun 30, 2012
Reply by Roger Beck

Happy Birthday Ray Harryhausen!

It's Ray's 92nd birthday today!  I have had the honor of meeting him on several occasions as I am sure some of you have.  I thought it woul…

Started by Anthony Scott in PRO ANIMATOR DISCUSSION

16 Jun 30, 2012
Reply by Stanley Milton Strawn

Happy Birthday Ray!

Hope he is well and enjoying this day! Also the sculptor I did of him as my Raymir will be a model kit and I hope he will have one someday! 

Started by Greyguy in STOPMO NEWBIES

3 Jun 29, 2012
Reply by MartindeMadrid

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