Link list - Handy links to useful information on the forum

Trying something out here - using the blog to list useful links for easier  finding later. This way you can link directly to whichever part of the thread contains relevant info, plus list what the main subject is as opposed to just an often misleading thread title. Can also  list keywords to help refine future searches. 

 

Using various lenses on a Canon camera:

The lens twist method to manually set focus exposure etc on a Canon kit lens:

How to go about buying lenses:

Animating a focus pull:

The Lighting Control Thread:

Articulated arms and Superclamps:

My camera mover setup:

Converting imagefiles into a movie:

Copy stand/ animation on glass/ multiplane advice by Bianca Ansems:

Stopmotion Film Festival - thread collecting stopmo and animated shorts and features made by independents/amateurs:

Motion control in Dragonframe:

Using a framegrabber properly to animate like a pro:

Animating walks:

Using Lightroom and Quicktime Pro to process images for stopmotion:

Links to some good pages/articles about low-tech homebrewed armature making:

Wax-based sculpting clays - Kleen Klay alternative and replacement faces etc:

Essentials and extras for furnishing a stopmotion studio:

Wire lore:

Fixing bad pixels:

FZ-50 sales pitch and info:

Canon Powershot sx230 HS:

Using flags to block unwanted light:

Dragonframe's Mask Push-In feature:

Bandsaws and cutoff saws for cutting metal:

Replacement faces:

Safety requirements:

Sculpting creases into a puppet to reduce wrinkling:

All about drill presses:

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