So I just finished the Chiodo Bros 4 part DVD series on stop motion from the Stan Winston School (highly recommended). I was intrigued to hear about this L200 foam they use for building up puppets.…Continue
Hi! So I have a project where I want to combine live action video with animation. My source video footage is 30fps (29.97 NTSC). I want to insert my own animation (24fps) into the clip. Should I…Continue
"Yeah, FB seems to be where everyone's gone. Though, Nick is still holding down the fort.
For me, time has been zipping along, faster and faster with each passing year out of school -- so I've been losing track of how often I login.
"I reluctantly joined facebook some years ago after Ronnie Burkett invited me (hard to refuse an invite like that!). I only use it to follow other artists who inspire me and to talk with other animators and puppet fabricators. Its inspiring to see…"
"Yes, I reluctantly joined FB to keep in touch with a few who don't turn up here much any more. Don't know if Mike (Strider) is on FB though. He pops in here occasionally, like once every 3 or 4 months."
"You can download the Canon EOS Utility from Canon's website if it wasn't included when you purchased your camera. It allows you to control camera by USB and has live view, exposure settings and timer function. Very basic but free and works…"
"Picked up the 55mm at KEH website for a reasonable price and actually prefer it. Sold the 50mm. Saving up for 24mm or 28mm next. My trial version of Dragon Frame has ended so couldn't do an animation test but the photos I took look better than…"
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