Hi everyone!I have been hired to setup a mid-high end animation studio space for commercial projects and rental purposes. The studio will be running dragonframe and I am looking for a motion control…Continue
"I've been to a demo of the Volo rig at Clapham Road Studios, who just recently purchased it, and it is very sophisticated and pleasant to use. Also not very expensive! I have used the Animoko Rig myself, but the Volo seems very straight…"
Hi everyone!I have been hired to setup a mid-high end animation studio space for commercial projects and rental purposes. The studio will be running dragonframe and I am looking for a motion control rig that easily integrates and uses the motion control programming built into the software.I know there is the new 'Volo' rig that is designed specifically for that purpose so I just wanted to know how it compares to the more expensive 'Animoko Rig' from Mark Roberts? I would also like to know what…See More
"Yer I can imagine, 17" is one biiig puppet! I had trouble with tensioning on my last 8" armature, to be honest though the armature was failry cheap so the ball and sockets were rubbish. I think the main puppet used on aardmans pirates was…"
"I wish I knew how to make motion control rigs, my stopmotion films really suffer with static cameras and never seem cinematic enough. Whats the industry standard 3 axis rig? I bet they cost a fortune..."
"Just saw 'the art of Tim Burton' exhibition in Paris... was well worth the trip. Was amazing to see the corpse bride puppets close up. I even smacked my face into the glass by accident trying to check out the armature joints, at least some…"
Gumby Imagined, The Story of Art Clokey and His Creations
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