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Use this space to tell everyone about yourself and your interest in stop motion animation.

Started by Anthony Scott in CHAT BOARDLatest Reply

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Vintage animation style tutorials

Hello! I'm looking for a specific video tutorial made on animating 3-D stop-motion puppets with a style reminiscent of vintage 2-D animatio…

Started by DoubleDown in ANIMATOR TALK

2 8 hours ago
Reply by StopmoNick

I made a building (bricks are tedious)

Hi, everyone.  It took me a very long time, but I've been working on this.  There are still a few things I'd like to add, but it's mostly d…

Started by Jonathan Hartman in STOP MOTION SETS

1 on Friday
Reply by James Thompson

How to cover a ball and socket armature?

Hi! I recently was gifted a ball and socket armature and wanted to know if there was a way to protect the skeleton from elements such as s…

Started by Cameron Gordon in STOPMO NEWBIES

1 Jul 11
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Hair for Silicone heads

Whats the best way to attach hair to a  puppets head? I've looked into wefts and and hand punching but I have no experience with either.

Started by Melissa Neuburger in STOPMO NEWBIES

3 Jul 11
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Cannon Rebel T6i

Hello all.  I am trying to figure out what my first digital camera should be. my local camera shop is selling a re furbished Cannon T6i wit…

Started by Tab in STOPMO NEWBIES

2 Jul 7
Reply by Tab

Lola the cheeky dog

I built a model of my pet sheltie, Lola.  I haven't done any stop-motion animation for about 5 years and I've only ever worked with plastic…

Started by Tim in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

0 Jul 5

fur for dog?

how should I ad fur to a dog?

Started by Aksel Satrom in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

2 Jul 5
Reply by Tim

Skin tone for puppet putty?

Do you think I could mix two colors of puppet putty to make a skin tone?

Started by Aksel Satrom in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

3 Jul 3
Reply by Aksel Satrom

Shooting two cameras at once

If I want to animate a wide and close-up at the same time with two cameras, does that mean setting up two computers with Dragon? Or is ther…

Started by maddogmovies in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

2 Jul 5
Reply by maddogmovies

All I want is RAW. Dragon takes RAW and JPG

In the cinematography window, I chose just Raw in the drop down menu. After a series of tests where it only took raw pics, I changed the IS…

Started by maddogmovies in STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS

0 Jun 25

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