Brandon Ayers
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Missing Link Trailer

Started Nov 8 0 Replies

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vM5VC7nCv_YLaika's Missing Link trailer dropped today! Look hilarious.Continue

ParaNorman Costumes

Started this discussion. Last reply by grecodan Sep 16, 2012. 3 Replies

Article on the Costumes that I found today. Gives some nice tips and hints as to how they pulled some things off.Continue

SMA Mobile

Started this discussion. Last reply by CraftCadet Oct 6, 2012. 1 Reply

Thanks for having a mobile site, it makes viewing SMA on my "stupid" phone much, much easier.Continue

 

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Brandon Ayers replied to Peter Ellis's discussion Laika's "MIssing Link" Trailer
"They are making animated films with a mix of stop motion and cg. Bringing the best of both worlds? I think their target is the world, not us, so they are making it look as good as they can. I will refrain from any judgement until I've seen it.…"
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Missing Link Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vM5VC7nCv_YLaika's Missing Link trailer dropped today! Look hilarious.See More
Nov 8
Brandon Ayers commented on Peter Ellis's video
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DSLR vs iPhones Camera 2018

"I've only seen a couple but have subscribed. Need to go through them. Thanks for taking the time to make and share these."
Oct 31
Brandon Ayers commented on Peter Ellis's video
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DSLR vs iPhones Camera 2018

"Thanks for that. You misspelled speak at the end by the way. :P I have a DSLR and just haven't even attempted to test my iPhone. I see it's pointless for me. cheers."
Oct 29
Brandon Ayers replied to grecodan's discussion I'm back, and this is the current project.
"Looks great! What's the final puppet going to look like?"
Oct 29
Brandon Ayers commented on Peter Ellis's video
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Stop Motion News - New Stop Motion/CGI Technology discussed

"This seems like a big waste to me personally, a gimmick like you said Peter. It's easier to just animate in a 3d software than set all this up. You still have to build the 3d armature. This is just motion capture software after all.... If you…"
Oct 15
Brandon Ayers replied to Dylan Lee's discussion Video tutorials for needle felting puppets?
"I have found this so far! https://locaellaobjetos.com/blog-2/"
Oct 12
Brandon Ayers replied to Yorwick's discussion Stop Motion Armatures in the US
"Thanks Simon for the tips. If I order it I'll post a detailed review. For your comment, I am currently looking into a supplier from China for the drilled steel balls. The only thing that I have a hard time finding are the joint plates.…"
Oct 10
Brandon Ayers replied to Yorwick's discussion Stop Motion Armatures in the US
"Wow thanks. I'm going to try one of these kits out. I love how you can order individual parts as well."
Oct 3
Brandon Ayers replied to Fabian's discussion What's a free software for rig removal
"Doh, it's been too long since I've used them! Thanks for the correction. There is another software, that I can't think of, a french based software that's free as well."
Sep 27
Brandon Ayers replied to Anthony Scott's discussion Please Introduce Yourself
"It's great to have such a supporting wife. :) Enjoy your stay."
Sep 26
Brandon Ayers replied to Tim's discussion Lola the cheeky dog
"Cute! But where is the obligatory reference photo of Lola?"
Sep 26
Brandon Ayers replied to Bunny Chang's discussion What is this art style in this game?
"Motion Design. This is Motion Graphics. 3d/2d just like StopmoNick said."
Sep 26
Brandon Ayers replied to robert cuban's discussion What are your biggest issues with 3D animation?
"This is SPAM / an advertisement account. Please remove Jerry, err Robert Cuban? err a bot."
Sep 26
Brandon Ayers replied to Fabian's discussion What's a free software for rig removal
"Blackmagic Fusion seems to be the only compositing software listed. There is also Davinci Resolve, heck I'm pretty sure you can use Blender's VSE as well. :)"
Sep 26
Brandon Ayers commented on Adam Wong's video
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Bruce Willis VS Robots | Stopmotion

"I enjoyed this more than I thought I would. I like the breakdown at the end as well."
Oct 17, 2017

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Building a home studio

Posted on August 14, 2012 at 2:24pm 14 Comments

I am about to begin my journey into stop motion at a serious pace. I have been researching and doing more research into the tools that I will need to achieve my goals. What I'd like is some advice and to see if I am on the right track. Currently my budget isn't very high, so I will not be getting a DSLR to begin with. Later on when I've gotten much more experience and have built my sets and puppets for my short film (which I've been planning since 2007) I…

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