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Need advice for my first stop motion film

I’m planning on making a short stop motion film for the first time, and I thought I’d ask you guys for some advice! My idea was to build th…

Started by Jack Rack

2 11 hours ago
Reply by Geoff Clark

Making a toy into a puppet

So I’m making a satire film which involves bipedal frogs. I knew I would burn myself out making the puppets so I spent $25 on 12 5 inch rub…

Started by Count Croc

5 yesterday
Reply by Jason Dedrick

New Stop-Motion Animation + Practical Effects Studio

My business partner, Brian Haimes and I have opened a new stop-motion animation and practical effects studio. Have a look: https://www.plum

Started by Brendan Burford

1 yesterday
Reply by Jason Dedrick

Old Samsung SC L901

Hi guys Maybe this is obvious. Got an old camcorder - any use out of it for stop motion work ?

Started by Heather Vasquez

0 on Monday

How to Build a Dinosaur Armature

This is pretty important..will use traditional clay for a more cartoon look. 

Started by John_TheCollegeGuy

1 on Saturday
Reply by Count Croc

Mass producing heads

I tried making my first 2-part mold for the first time, and made the rookie mistake of not making a key for the mold to pry open on the out…

Started by Count Croc

16 Jun 14
Reply by StopmoNick

Costuming

I'm working a medieval film and will need to build armor and cloaks, and probably some shirts too, as well as pants. I literally have zero…

Started by Count Croc

5 Jun 3
Reply by StopmoNick

colouring silicone

So, brothers and sisters: what exactly IS silicone pigment? Im working with plast gel 10, and i want to colour it (first with a mix in pigm…

Started by tam hinton

13 Jun 2
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

replacing heads

Hey guys. I know a few of you attach puppet heads separate from the body so that they can be replaced or simply for ease. How do you do it?

Started by Count Croc

0 May 28

Casting helmets

Do you guys know any cheap ways to cast fullface medieval helmets?

Started by Count Croc

3 May 26
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

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Geoff Clark replied to Jack Rack's discussion Need advice for my first stop motion film
"I approached my facial animation in a similar way. The heads of my characters are rigid air-dry…"
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BANDE DEMO STOP MOTION / JEREMY HERMAN

Here is a demo with some of the work i didi in stop motion animation. Enjoy !
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StopmoNick replied to L'Rae Rose's discussion Conducting a survey for university - studying animation
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Jason Dedrick replied to Count Croc's discussion Making a toy into a puppet
"It's hard to visualize without pictures of the legs and the movement you want. Maybe upload a…"
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