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High shutter count Canon t4i

Hello, I just bought my first DSLR camera, a Canon t4i used on eBay. This camera is for use primarily in stop motion with some field photog…

Started by Steve Walther in CAMERA & STAGE

3 Jan 30
Reply by StopmoNick

Best free or cheap software with live capture

Hey everyone! I'm new here and quite new to stop animation. I've just bought a Nikon D3300 to shoot stop animation with and was trying to…

Started by Jamie in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

6 Jan 28
Reply by Kaj

Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2018 - Early Bird Deadline Feb 2nd Awards, Cash Prizes & Global Tours!

Edinburgh Short Film Festival 2018 - Early Bird Deadline Feb 2nd Awards, Cash Prizes & Global Tours! Taking short film to the masses an…

Started by Paul Bruce in FILM FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

0 Jan 27

Crypto Documentary to Use Stop-Motion Cut-Scenes

Hello all, It's been a while since my last post here, but I've been hard at work on lots of new things. To the point, I got an opportunity…

Started by Santino Vitale in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

7 Jan 23
Reply by Santino Vitale

Getting consistent results Matting Silicone

I am having trouble getting consistent results while applying matting powder to my recently painted platinum Silicone casts.    Sometimes t…

Started by bigbossross in STOPMO NEWBIES

7 Jan 22
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Epoxy breaks

Hello ,well...i have a problem...,probably you can help me with it I used epoxy to hold the nut into the wire but it does not support the…

Started by DimensionalAnimator in ARMATURES

10 Jan 21
Reply by Greyguy

Claymation desktop tests

A couple of Claymation tests using Dragonframe. I challenged myself to animate clay as a 'liquid', the results I am quite happy with.  http…

Started by Angus Lamont in CLAY

0 Jan 20

Stop motion pro help

Hi Guys, Sorry if I put this in the wrong area, wasn't exactly sure where this question goes.  So I'm helping my partner make a stop motio…

Started by Alex in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

3 Jan 19
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Better ways to paint Platsil Gel 10 ?

Howdy y'all! I'm having some difficulties with painting Platsil Gel 10, I was recommended as a cheap solution to buy regular oil colors mix…

Started by Frej Bengtsson & Stellan Rutstam in CASTING

25 Jan 19
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Frames being added in Final Cut 7

Hey, I have been animating in Dragon Stop motion and then making quicktime .mov files out of them for insertion into my Final Cut Pro7 edit…

Started by Stanley Milton Strawn in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

10 Jan 16
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

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