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20th Anniversary for StopMotionAnimation.com

Hey all, it was just about 20 years ago that I purchased this domain name and set up this website in April of 1999. Over the years, it's be…

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

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Trailer for our latest independent film: Jolly Girl

Hi everyone, nice to be here again- I've had my head down working rather than being online for the last few years- and this is the result..…

Started by John Horabin in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

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Tie downs (magnets)

I have a perforated galvanized steel sheet animation stage and my puppet works well with screw tie downs but I want to use magnets because…

Started by Devin Pingree in STOP MOTION SETS

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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 in CAMERA & STAGE

2 on Friday
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Want to know why Stop Motion Animator Kevin Parry is so famous on social media? I did a podcast where he reveals how he grew his following using stop motion, and also what it was like animating Boxtro

He also shares how to get a job at Laika if you're interested. Here's the full chat:  https://soundcloud.com/animation-podcast/episode-37-s

Started by Mozen in STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

0 Oct 8

Set building help

I like to ask if anyone knows website or method to printing building walls and back drops? Example.... I like have a brick wall or a bank s…

Started by Fabian in STOPMO NEWBIES

2 Oct 8
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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 in CAMERA & STAGE

5 Oct 7
Reply by Devin Pingree

Bob from ,,The Finger Creepshow

Started by Greyguy in ARMATURES

1 Oct 6
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Why isn't this site allowing new members anymore?

My friend wanted to sign up but she said it's not letting her. What's going on?

Started by Bunny Chang in SITE FEEDBACK

5 Oct 5
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Everything I sculpt looks like a duck....

I finally got my first job in a film. I've been tasked with making a monster, and I keep messing up the head. Every sculpt I do ends up loo…

Started by Count Croc in SCULPTING

2 Oct 4
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

New Build-up Method?

So heres the problem. I’m HORRIBLE at putting on latex skins. They always fold funny when animated and I always have massive seams. Im luck…

Started by Count Croc in STOPMO NEWBIES

1 Oct 3
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Maureen Z replied to John Horabin's discussion Trailer for our latest independent film: Jolly Girl
"This looks great! I'll have to keep my eye for it. Are those replacement mouths or clay that…"
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Devin Pingree replied to Devin Pingree's discussion Tie downs (magnets)
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