"Traditional animation stands can be (and often were/are) equipped with polarizing filters. Looking at the photo of the setup Strider posted, you would cover each light source with a polarizing filter (both oriented to polarize the light in the same…"
"Great topic. (BTW, your trailer looks great, Bianca.)
Here's a site devoted to papier mache that includes a recipe that promises fine detail:
Also, florist's foam can be easily (albeit messily)…"
"Also, just to the right of the word "Activity" in all those email checkbox categories is an option that says "Stop Following All," which means it won't send emails about the routine messages and other postings. I've…"
"LIO, I "walked back," but not very far. I'm still with you on most if not all of your points, and you raised issues that I couldn't articulate but definitely agree with (most especially, your concern about access only through…"
"That's really terrific. I like the control of the "focus."
On my bucket list is to paint a very large painting in the Hudson River / Frederic Church style. First, I need to find the time. Then I need to convince my family that a…"
"That looks great. I'm not so much of a "dinosaur guy," and the tendency of some artists (such as William Stout) to emphasize the textures of the skin usually doesn't appeal to me, but it really works here.
I didn't know what…"
"No, thank you! (etc., etc., etc...)
OK, I'm coming out of curmugeon mode. I think it's fantastic that it's possible to post videos here now. That will be a great resource for putting up tutorials, to pick just one example. I just…"
"It's better, although I'm still in "curmugeon" mode. However, I can just reduce the size of the window to crop off that nonminimalist stuff. Now all I have to do is declutter my desktop.
Anthony, I want to say MUCH MORE…"
"Well, it's probably too soon for me to criticize and I should keep my fingers still, but my initial contact with this format leaves me confused. We have two places to enter comment on the same page. Is there a way to view the discussion in…"
Jun 9, 2012
B. Hoffman is now a member of StopMotionAnimation.com
Can someone give me some advice about flicker, please?I am using a Canon 600d with manual lenses, linked to Dragonframe on a Macbook. The frame in the Live View was flickering badly - it looked like some bars were moving up the picture. I could even…Continue
Hello!I'm currently working on a life-size archaeopteryx ("the first bird") puppet. However, I'm a bit opposed to using real feathers because I don't want it to look like a bad taxidermy job, haha. I was just wondering if any of you have any…Continue
Hi all,The past few years me and my partner Hazel have been working on this 2 min short ''Based'' on a true story of Childhood,Humor,Dyslexia,Excitement and Revenge.so Far were got the script,Storyboard, Animistic, Voice done, The Music, The…Continue
Hey everyone! I'm working on my new stop motion right now (as you could have seen because of the pictures I'm posting from time to time) and I have a question, yes even a problem with the light. I am working with a room made out of three walls and a…Continue
Hi guys. I understand this probably isn't the right place to ask but this is the only online community I know that has experience with editing/after effect/YouTube.Im recently trying to upload a video on YouTube as seen here…Continue