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Camera and Motion Control Research

Hello everyone, I am writing an essay on how technology has advanced stop motion and have hit a bit of a wall while researching into motion…

Started by Cameron Grant

1 Dec 29, 2019
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Camera movement

Hello, I have my camera set up on a benro geared head on a dolly track. I’m getting smooth movement on dolly shots by taping a ruler to the…

Started by Devin Pingree

9 Dec 23, 2019
Reply by StopmoNick

Lighting for LEGOs

Anyone have tips lighting for LEGO animations? Budgeting for a new freelance project and am trying to figure out what lights to rent for th…

Started by Aarica North

5 Nov 28, 2019
Reply by Chris Johnson

DMX dimming through Dragonframe

Hello all,I was just wondering whether anyone who has used a DMX lighting set up for stop motion has any advice on what (affordable...) dim…

Started by Roos Mattaar

1 Oct 25, 2019
Reply by Ethan Bartholomae

Time-lapse BTS shots

Any tips on doing one of those shots where the puppets move in real time and the animator flickers around? I have never tried one before, a…

Started by Simon Tytherleigh

2 Oct 11, 2019
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Lights (LED's and dimmers)

I'm looking into purchasing LED lights for a stop motion project. Does anyone have any recommendations? My plan is to get higher powered LE…

Started by Devin Pingree

5 Oct 7, 2019
Reply by Devin Pingree

Canon 250D problem

Hi All I'm trying to connect a Canon EOS 250D to Stop Motion Pro Eclipse. I'm connecting via the USB port. My computer detects the camera.…

Started by Pete Pipkins

4 Sep 28, 2019
Reply by Pete Pipkins

Stop Motion Light Setup

Hey Guys! I'm looking to build a light kit for my home studio and I have done quite a bit of research but now I am to the point where I wan…

Started by Kevin Stratton

7 Sep 3, 2019
Reply by Evalds Lacis

Tips for stabilising a flimsy tripod?

I don't have any budget to buy a nice new sturdy tripod, but am up for trying all sorts of whacky DIY ideas! Anyone have any thoughts? Thi…

Started by Marnik

13 Jul 20, 2019
Reply by James Krysa

Good tripod for stop motion?

Howdy! My brother and I are looking for a new tripod. What are good tripods for stop motion animation? We currently got the velbon df60 whi…

Started by Twin Tales

12 Jul 18, 2019
Reply by James Krysa

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