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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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Animation Workflow

Hey Guys! I’m looking for some workflow tips when it comes to planning and executing a shot. Coming from CG it’s extremely easy to shoot re…

Started by Kevin Stratton in STOPMO NEWBIES

0 12 hours ago

Possible camera issue causing misaligned frames?

I haven't posted here in a while, but I've been working on a new animation that I'm unable to make progress on due to an odd issue. What ha…

Started by Roo Nelo in CAMERA & STAGE

4 14 hours ago
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Dreams and Nightmares (student film)

This film combines stop-motion horror with poetic performance. I am on the finishing touches on the movie, but I will say that it has echoe…

Started by John_TheCollegeGuy in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

2 15 hours ago
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Recent B&S Armature

I made this armature a few weeks ago.  This is my second attempt at a fully-articulated ball and socket.  I really wanted to make a hand ar…

Started by Jonathan Hartman in ARMATURES

8 yesterday
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Just had a lovely chat with Sarah de Gaudemar (Coraline, Robot Chicken, Davey & Goliath, etc.) on how to make stop mo into a career. Here's the podcast :)

For anyone interested, I run a podcast where I interview animators/story artists/etc.  I had the opportunity to chat with veteran animator…

Started by Mozen in STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

2 yesterday
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Had to make a character for Character Design Class in Animation School - I made a clay puppet and her duck

Picked up a bunch of things from the dollar store and made this queen and her duck! I don't intend on animating her, because I didn…

Started by Mozen in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

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Respirator for working with foam latex

Hi,  I am going to use MonsterMaker's foam latex to cast characters this time. I used GM's before. The quality is good but the smell of amm…

Started by Jet Zhang in CASTING

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Need help with Stop Motion college work Part 2.

Hey There everyone ! Thanks so much with the last comments, I had two questions though: 1. I need to make the beast´s hand for the puppet,…

Started by Sergio Roda in STOPMO NEWBIES

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Need help with Stop Motion college work

Hi there ! Im new inside the community and all of the site aportations are helping me a lot because I need to do an Stop Motion college fin…

Started by Sergio Roda in STOPMO NEWBIES

14 Apr 12
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Bearings for moco camera head

Hello wise board of SMA! I am planing to make simple moco unit with Arduino system. I got great help from previous post about the subject a…

Started by Tatu P in ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

24 Apr 12
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Animation Workflow

Hey Guys!I’m looking for some workflow tips when it comes to planning and executing a shot. Coming…See More
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Roo Nelo replied to Roo Nelo's discussion Possible camera issue causing misaligned frames?
"I don't have access to another camera at the moment. I'll look into it though as trying…"
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StopmoNick replied to John_TheCollegeGuy's discussion Dreams and Nightmares (student film)
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