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Building a stop motion portfolio/showreel for University

Started Feb 1 0 Replies

I was just wondering what a typical animation course would require portfolio wise when applying. I am currently doing a model-making course at college, of which I could show off my puppet fabrication…Continue

FOAM FLEX-IT V - anyone tried it out?

Started this discussion. Last reply by James Krysa Dec 11, 2015. 10 Replies

Been looking at options of what material to cast my Cyclops stop motion puppet in. My initial idea was to go with silicone, but I have just recently found this on 4D Model Shops website. Has anyone…Continue

Planning walk cycles in Dragonframe?

Started this discussion. Last reply by StopmoNick Jul 13, 2015. 4 Replies

Is it possible to plan out a walk cycle on Dragonframe using the drawing tools? I watched their tutorial on drawing and was wondering if anyone had used this for animating walks. I am also reading…Continue

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Building a stop motion portfolio/showreel for University

I was just wondering what a typical animation course would require portfolio wise when applying. I am currently doing a model-making course at college, of which I could show off my puppet fabrication stuff as well as miniatures, but I take it they also like little showreels of animation work? Has anyone any tips on what to include? Thanks :DSee More
Feb 1
Angus Lamont replied to Marnik's discussion Best UK Uni's for animation
"I've just applied to go to Edinburgh College of Art to study animation. It covers all different animation mediums, but I have known people that have been very successful after graduating."
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Angus Lamont commented on Anthony Scott's video
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Behind-the-Scenes: Making the Stop-Motion Puppets for Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

"Fantastic video! So it is possible to cast silicone puppets using a silicone mould? "
Jan 2
James Krysa replied to Angus Lamont's discussion FOAM FLEX-IT V - anyone tried it out?
"ok thanks.   "
Dec 11, 2015
Strider replied to Angus Lamont's discussion FOAM FLEX-IT V - anyone tried it out?
"I did a quick search and turned up an old thread about UK suppliers: where do i find UK clay / newclay / armature / rigging"
Dec 10, 2015
James Krysa replied to Angus Lamont's discussion FOAM FLEX-IT V - anyone tried it out?
"Thanks Mike for all that information and also personalising it somewhat to myself.  I appreciate you taking the time and making the effort.  I know that's probably a standard answer but better than me doing my usual rant, you…"
Dec 10, 2015
Strider replied to Angus Lamont's discussion FOAM FLEX-IT V - anyone tried it out?
"Here's a nice writeup about wire, what qualities to look for, what sizes to get etc plus a handy conversion chart for all the confusing terminology: Armature Wire Tutorial @ StopMoShorts In fact, be sure to add this link to your stopmotion…"
Dec 10, 2015
James Krysa replied to Angus Lamont's discussion FOAM FLEX-IT V - anyone tried it out?
"Thanks for redirecting my attention.  Amazon, I never would have thought they supply animation or craft type stuff, wow, I just been in there familiarised myself with my account, and started to save things on my wish list still not sure exactly…"
Dec 8, 2015
Strider replied to Angus Lamont's discussion FOAM FLEX-IT V - anyone tried it out?
"Always start with Amazon for supplies - they'll have much of what you need, including armature wire and the silicone kits like Dragonskin and Ecoflex. Other sites to check for rubber supplies include Burmanfoam, SmoothOn and MonsterMakers. Also…"
Dec 8, 2015
James Krysa replied to Angus Lamont's discussion FOAM FLEX-IT V - anyone tried it out?
"Thanks so much for mentioning 4d model shop website. I been looking for a supplier I'm hoping they sell latex foam and wire stuff etc. "
Dec 8, 2015
James Krysa commented on Angus Lamont's photo
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Cyclops & Ymir (Composite by Me)

"does look very cool.  nice review nick.... "
Dec 8, 2015
James Krysa commented on Angus Lamont's photo
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Poster

"yeah very very cool.  "
Dec 8, 2015
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StopMotionStudio 005

"I like the small hide away to work in, it's kind of intimate.  does the job.... "
Dec 8, 2015
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My studio

"nice space.  you use your garage or shed?  I'm using my attic, although got lots to do up there to get it ready.  "
Dec 8, 2015
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Pteranodon puppet

"liking it, cool.."
Dec 8, 2015

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At 7:14am on August 16, 2012, Production of the Mind said…
Ape films!!!
At 12:57pm on September 21, 2012, Production of the Mind said…

Thanks dude.

At 3:20pm on September 27, 2012, Roger Beck said…

Hey Angus, I love the new profile photo. What is that from?

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