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Making a ‘Harryhausen Style’ Stop Motion Skeleton!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkZnX6YQ9qg&t=1s

Started by Angus Lamont

2 Jun 21
Reply by Angus Lamont

Puppet breathing mechanism

Hello everyone, I am making anew puppet. one of the most important parts of it is to have a breathing belly. do you have any recommendation…

Started by Gali Blay

6 Apr 29
Reply by Gali Blay

Silicone painting with 'Tinsil Gel 10'.

Hi everyone!  I'm currently undertaking a project at university to make a stop motion plesiosaur puppet. The current plan is to cast into a…

Started by Matthew Bradley

7 Apr 5
Reply by Greyguy

Stop Motion build up Puppet Tutorial

Hello, i hope you are all doing well! This is the third Episode of my 4-Part Tutorial of "Making of build up Stop motion Puppets". Now the…

Started by Herb Fabits

1 Mar 27
Reply by Herb Fabits

About flocking silicone

Hi, I was wondering if someone have any advices on how to flock silicone (using a flocking machine)? I know it is easier on foam latex, bu…

Started by Alix LAINE

9 Mar 14
Reply by Prasun Basu

Coating aluminum wire puppets

Hi, new to the site. I have a question about protecting aluminum wire from breaking for use in puppet making. I was considering adding a la…

Started by Rowan Scott

2 Feb 7
Reply by Rowan Scott

Cosclay

Have you seen this cosclay Kickstarter coming up?   https://www.cosclay.com/ I’m excited! the flexibility and memory they have shown in the…

Started by Alonso Soriano

6 Nov 6, 2019
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Armature and Casting advice for movable animal ears

So for the film I'm making right now, I've got two main characters that are goats. As such, I was wanting to give them both ears that can b…

Started by Ben Young

9 Oct 19, 2019
Reply by StopmoNick

Foam latex build up materials (Monster Makers)

I'm looking to use the foam latex build up technique for the skin on a puppet. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4uG-ZIOXZ7w&list=WL&;…

Started by Devin Pingree

8 Oct 3, 2019
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Sculpting faces

Hello everyone, For my thesis film last year, I used 3D printing to create the different faces (masks) for the puppets. This time, I decid…

Started by Youp Zondag

6 Sep 27, 2019
Reply by Adam Taylor

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StopmoNick replied to madrobot's discussion What image size do you import from camera?
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StopmoNick replied to madrobot's discussion What image size do you import from camera?
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What image size do you import from camera?

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