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Suggestions for developing skill

I am looking to develop my sculpting skill, as I am quite inexperienced. Are there exercises or things of that nature I could practice to i…

Started by Count Croc in SCULPTING

7 Feb 18
Reply by Greyguy

Bearings for moco camera head

Hello wise board of SMA! I am planing to make simple moco unit with Arduino system. I got great help from previous post about the subject a…

Started by Tatu P in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

18 Feb 16
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

How do you determine what kind of fabric you need for your costumes?

I've learned that the fabric you would use in real life for a certain article of clothing is not the same type of fabric you might use for…

Started by David in HAIR & COSTUME

3 Feb 12
Reply by Strider

How should I cast this head?

I'm making a silicone cast using an internal armature to manipulate the eye and jaw expressions, similar to what was illustrated in StopmoN…

Started by David in CASTING

8 Feb 11
Reply by David

EVA foam helmets

I thought I would add a couple of pics on here to show some helmets I have made from 2mm EVA foam. They are glued together with contact adh…

Started by Simon Tytherleigh in HAIR & COSTUME

6 Feb 9
Reply by Greyguy

I have ideas, but I don't know what to do or where to start

Before I say anything, I want to apologize ahead of time if that is the wrong place, place, etc., for this kind of question. I am just ext…

Started by Vishal Gupta in ANIMATOR TALK

5 Feb 8
Reply by Strider

COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY

The trend of choosing photography as a career is very high these days. Gone are the days when all you could do with a camera was take rando…

Started by vishal gupta in STOPMO NEWBIES

2 Feb 8
Reply by Anthony Scott

How well does my portfolio has to look?

Hi, I've a question concerning how well does my portfolio has to look when I'm asking for work? My goal is to be a modeller, rigger or an a…

Started by vishal gupta in STOPMO NEWBIES

0 Feb 8

2D Animation Software for Hand Drawn Images

I am interested in 2D Animation, specifically hand drawn cartoon. I'm planning to create a short animation which will be drawn. Once I'm do…

Started by vishal gupta in STOPMO NEWBIES

0 Feb 8

Children’s Cartoon ideas?

Hello, I'm stuck on ideas for a children's TV animation thought. If anybody has any ideas, please let me know! I know I should come up with…

Started by Vishal Gupta in STOPMO NEWBIES

0 Feb 8

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