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How to enable this Panel in Dragonframe 4

Hello, I'm stuck cause I can't enable this panel:  Can you please hel me?  thanks

Started by Gianmaria

10 Jan 25
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Trying to weigh the cost and benefits of buying Dragonframe as a beginner

Hello, I'm having a lot of trouble deciding whether it's worth buying Dragonframe. I think my expectations were greater before I did a litt…

Started by DouglasBouglas

14 Jan 22
Reply by Emily Myers

Animatronics

Has anyone ever done stop motion with animatronics?  It seems like that would be an ideal solution to doing stop-motion really fast.

Started by John T. Vonachen

14 Jan 22
Reply by Leon Coward

The Stop Motion Animator's Handbook

I wrote this 7 or 8 years ago but it's still relevant. A few basic principles for Beginners: Armatures, Ones vs Twos, Ease in & Ease ou…

Started by Anthony Scott

0 Jan 20

Chiodo Brothers mention StopMotionAnimation.com

I just picked up three of the 4 DVDs being offered by the Stan Winston School of Character Arts on stop motion training by the Chiodo Broth…

Started by Steve Copeland

5 Jan 18
Reply by Chris Johnson

Stop motion by COVID-19

Check out my new video! A few tips against coronavirus :) http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pvHtL_vS1vg&ab_channel=Tibitron%27sArt

Started by Szekeres Tibor

4 Jan 12
Reply by Monika Jacob

transition from video and pictures

hello,everybody: I have a problem while making stop motion video; the content is about I have interaction with the puppet in real world. I…

Started by XU HUI

4 Jan 9
Reply by XU HUI

transition from video and pictures

Hello,everybody: I reopen this discussion,because I did't add a video in last discussion and don't know how to edit and add the video in it…

Started by XU HUI

0 Jan 9

Baking Epoxy putty and Polymer Clay Together

Hello, I was wondering if baking epoxy putty and polymer clay together would be hazardous. I was planning on using epoxy putty over wire t…

Started by Joshua Hurtado

19 Dec 30, 2020
Reply by PNJ Sharptech

Move Smoothly motors through keyframes in Dragonframe 4

I'm not talking about stopmotion but continuous real-time movements. I've just configured my stepper to run into DragonFrame 4. I've set so…

Started by Gianmaria

5 Dec 25, 2020
Reply by Rose Watson

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