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Laika's "MIssing Link" Trailer
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Hey allHave you seen Laika's latest film Missing Link? They've just brought the trailer out. It's fascinating. …Continue

Tags: laika, link, missing, motion, stop

Started this discussion. Last reply by Greyguy Nov 12, 2018.

YouTube Stop Motion Series

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Started May 9, 2018

8 tips and tricks to create your own Stop-Motion masterpiece
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Hi guysI’ve recently started my own YouTube vlogging series and I’m showing what I get up to on a regular basis. Mixed in with Stop-Motion tutorials and content.take a look at my latest…Continue

Tags: tutorials, stop-motion, motion, Stop

Started this discussion. Last reply by Peter Ellis Mar 6, 2018.

Dan of the Dead available to watch for free on YouTube

Hello all We've finally made Dan of the dead available for everyone to watch for free on YouTube. Please have a watch and let me know what you all think. Thanks for watchingPete…Continue

Tags: casting, moulding, scenes, silicon, resin

Started Feb 24, 2016

 

Stop Motion YouTuber giving tip and tricks on everything Stop Motion. Check my channel out here:- www.youtube.com/myanimatedlifepeterellis

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MetalMadCat commented on Peter Ellis's video
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Zombie Claymation Animation | Dan's Zombie Survival Guide | Dan of the Dead

"hahahah looking great, man. I look forward to the series. I remember your beginnings on youtube, so cool how you keep working on this."
May 20
Peter Ellis posted a video

Zombie Claymation Animation | Dan's Zombie Survival Guide | Dan of the Dead

Dan of the Dead is back! With Dan's Zombie Survival Guide. A new Claymation Animation series where Dan takes you through his survival during the Zombie Apoco...
May 15
Peter Ellis posted a video

How I got into Stop Motion | Q & A | Prizes and much more

How I got into Stop Motion was one of the questions asked in my Q&A poll. So here is a video of me asking some of your Stop Motion questions. Please make sur...
Mar 5
James Krysa commented on Peter Ellis's video
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Stop Motion Set | Building a low budget set | Tutorial

"yeah thanks Pete for reminding us that we can do so much just keeping it simple.. I think there's always that tendency to want to shoot for the stars right, and we end up only hitting the ceiling roof lol.. well atleast that's me lol.. I…"
Feb 24
Dave Cooley commented on Peter Ellis's video
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Stop Motion Set | Building a low budget set | Tutorial

"Hey, Pete! Lots of good ideas here. It's easy to get carried away."
Feb 23
Peter Ellis posted a video

Stop Motion Set | Building a low budget set | Tutorial

Everyone wants to make an impressive Stop motion set. But you really don't have to go all out with power tools and expensive wood etc to make them look great...
Feb 22
Peter Ellis posted a video

How to make a Stop Motion Puppet - THE ULTIMATE STOP MOTION COURSE!

I've been working non stop on my stop motion course "How to make a Stop Motion Puppet" and i'm happy to announce that it's finally here! I'm drip feeding it ...
Jul 1, 2020
Dennis Heinzeroth commented on Peter Ellis's video
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TikTok Challenge | Funkytown | Stop Motion Claymation

"I saw this a bit earlier on YouTube (notifications actually worked!) and I have to say I think you nailed the energy of the reference and it also put a big smile on my face. Kudos!"
Apr 27, 2020
Peter Ellis posted a video

TikTok Challenge | Funkytown | Stop Motion Claymation

Thought i'd do one of those TikTok challenges. My Mini Me struts his stuff on the stage to Funkytown. Do you think you can do better? Add me to TikTok @myani...
Apr 27, 2020
Peter Ellis posted a video

This is My Animated Life! Stop Motion/Claymation Channel Trailer (2020)

This is My Animated Life Channel Trailer. Peter Ellis, A stop motion animator creating stop motion/claymation videos. Join me on my channel where I show you ...
Mar 27, 2020

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Dan of the Dead - Kickstarter Project

Hi Guys,

Well the moment has come for me to plug Dan of the Dead to all you Stop Motion fans out there. It's Zombilisious! It's been almost 3 years in the making, whilst working around my "real" job. Please take time to look at Dan of the Dead Kickstarter and if you can help fund this project I would be a very happy guy. From one animator to another, I bring you Dan of the Dead…

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Posted on August 13, 2013 at 1:27am — 2 Comments

Zombie has arrived - Dan of the Deadf

Hi all,

Oh have I got some news to tell you lot!!! Firstly I have my Emotimo rig for filming pans, tilts and slides. But you're not bothered about that! You've just read "Zombie has arrived" - so without further ado, here is the first of many Zombies in Dan of the Dead.…



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Posted on July 25, 2012 at 1:00am — 2 Comments

Set construction and Zombie update

Hi all

Hope you're all well? I have been busy the past week getting the set built. I am hoping in my next blog to have a completed set ready for Dan to explore!!!

Early last week I started to make some smaller props to dress the public toilet set. Can you guess what they all…

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Posted on July 3, 2012 at 11:04am

Animation tests and script update

Ok, so i've been on holiday and had a well earned rest! I got a lot of writing done for Dan of the Dead, the whole plot summary is practically worked out.



I'm meeting up with Daz later this week to catch up on everything zombiefied. Hopefully we'll have something gruesome to post soon.



In the meantime i've been doing some animation tests with Dan, I want to get his character movements spot on so you'll see a lot more of these little tests over the next few…

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Posted on June 24, 2012 at 10:30am — 3 Comments

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At 4:28pm on September 5, 2012, John Horabin said…

Hey Pete- hope all is well in your undead world- best wishes from another TB3 stopmo freak- ever in London?

John

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