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Hey, so I tried out the trial mode for Dragonframe and I am considering buying it. I was wondering if there are any programs better than Dragonframe. If there is, let me know so I can figure out what to buy. Thanks!

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I have not used a better full-featured frame grabbing program. In addition, they are constantly updating it and adding more features. Most professional Animation Studios utilize the software so if you're looking to work in the industry, it would be worth your time investing in it.

Thanks a million!

Anthony Scott said:

I have not used a better full-featured frame grabbing program. In addition, they are constantly updating it and adding more features. Most professional Animation Studios utilize the software so if you're looking to work in the industry, it would be worth your time investing in it.

I guess dragon frame is the best dedicated tool for stopmotion. However if you're into hand drawn animation and would like to combine the two. Then I will suggest that you look into opensource Tahoma2D. It'll provide a whole range of combined possibilities that Dragonframe don't. And it's free.

But for now it lacks motion control and common light control. So if you see yourself going in that direction I would recommend investing in Dragonframe.

Else - join the Tahoma2D community eagerly shaping the program to our needs.

DF also has a free motion control Arduino sketch that works really well to control sliders etc.

And can control your lights too :)



Simon Tytherleigh said:

DF also has a free motion control Arduino sketch that works really well to control sliders etc.

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