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LOOKING FOR ANIMATORS TO CONTRIBUTE TO MY FILM!

  As some of you may know I've been working on a short documentary film called "Becoming an Animator" as kind of a look at how many animat…

Started by StampMotionStudio in ANIMATOR TALK

0 Jan 7

Clothes: Sculpted vs Sewn

I have a character that's going to be in different scenarios throughout my planned series of mini-films. 1/8th scale, so around 9 inches ta…

Started by Dennis Heinzeroth in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

12 Jan 5
Reply by Dennis Heinzeroth

Stephen Czerkas book on Herbert M. Dawley now available

A generous book about the life of pioneering animator Herbert M. Dawley, and covers the Willis O'Brien collaboration in new detail. Some as…

Started by BThom in STOP MOTION BOOKS

0 Jan 4

Stop Motion Software

Hey y'all, I'm looking for recommendations on stop motion software. I looked into DragonFrame and it seems AMAZING, but it is really expens…

Started by Krista Reyna in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

0 Jan 4

How to get white background white floor set design

hi i want to do a simple claymation animation with white background and floor like this Photo bellow wondering what the most simple way to…

Started by ronpaul in CAMERA & STAGE

1 Jan 4
Reply by StopmoNick

Outside Expert

I am making a stop motion film for my high school senior project. One of the requirements is that I have an outside expert to provide me wi…

Started by rachie rach dukes in STOPMO NEWBIES

1 Jan 2
Reply by StopmoNick

Clay & Silicone hybrid

Just finished my first project--3 minute Claymation with 95% of the work done post, but I am happy with it. The issues with clay are well d…

Started by GREGG DIAMANT in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

14 Jan 2
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

timelapse and Shots - Side by side

Hey guys!   another quick couple shots I animated from Kubo....with the timlapse videos as well. shots 1 - https://vimeo.com/197422495 s…

Started by justin rasch in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

2 Dec 31, 2016
Reply by justin rasch

Hanging stuff

I'm looking for a metal grid or something to hang some heavy things on... The best thing I've found so far is heavy duty cooling racks; Wha…

Started by James Dolan in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

5 Dec 30, 2016
Reply by Dennis Heinzeroth

silicone on hair and costumes

Has anyone experience of using silicone on hair and costumes, like they did for KUBO? Any tips? Anyone from LAIKA able to share your techni…

Started by Simon Tytherleigh in HAIR & COSTUME

0 Dec 30, 2016

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