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"Those pens are interesting and that video is crazy. I'd guess that the armature and…"

Bristolius replied Mar 29, 2018 to 3D pen with flexible filaments to make puppets?

9 Sep 25, 2018
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

"That's hard to picture but sounds intriguing."

Bristolius replied Mar 14, 2018 to New Short Film Project For Me

32 Mar 20, 2018
Reply by Ron Cole

"Ron, Your art and technique are always inspiring. I bet this film will be great!"

Bristolius replied Mar 1, 2018 to New Short Film Project For Me

32 Mar 20, 2018
Reply by Ron Cole

"Spider armature and animation is AWESOME! How are you doing tie downs?"

Bristolius replied Feb 28, 2018 to New Short Film Project For Me

32 Mar 20, 2018
Reply by Ron Cole

"I worked on commercials in the 1990s with Brian Berkey. These were so-called table t…"

Bristolius replied Feb 26, 2018 to Professional Production Rigging with Berkey Systems

5 Feb 27, 2018
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

"I've seen Brian Berkey use his system on dozens of commercials. It's more rigid and…"

Bristolius replied Feb 23, 2018 to Professional Production Rigging with Berkey Systems

5 Feb 27, 2018
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

"Cinefex #7 from 1982 is probably the best source on King Kong FX and O'brien's caree…"

Bristolius replied Apr 6, 2015 to Next Cinefex Issue: Willis O'Brien Revisited

3 Apr 7, 2015
Reply by Roger Beck

"I watched it on Netflix last night. It was filled with giant sized monster action! I…"

Bristolius replied Apr 4, 2015 to Sinbad The 5th Voyage - In Theaters February 7th!

73 Apr 4, 2015
Reply by Ron Cole

"Issue #7 from 1982 is devoted to Willis O'brien. It's the best source of information…"

Bristolius replied Feb 24, 2014 to Cinefex Issues available soon in Digital format

6 Feb 24, 2014
Reply by Bristolius

"Don't stop!"

Bristolius replied Dec 6, 2013 to Christmas countdown

31 Dec 25, 2013
Reply by StopmoNick

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