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
"Hello, friends. I am here just every few days but have been super busy and haven't had specific questions lately. This site is so helpful a good portion of my questions have been answered.
I hope a lot of us are working on the stopmo Jam…"
"I can speak only for myself. I am checking the site at least once every 2 days to see if something new came up. I try to answer the queries i know about and try to learn from the masters information hidden in many posts around here. FB is for…"
"This site has lots of topics to search when you need a specific answer, so it serves a different purpose to the FB chatter. I value it, so I try to contribute what I can from my knowledge. When Anthony Scott suggested winding it up or moving to…"
"SMIC (stop motion international community) is a good one on facebook though there are quite a few others. I wouldn't want everyone disappearing to that though as here has a lot more information, static pages, tutorials etc and its easier to…"
"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."
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