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PODCAST: How Laura Tofarides Started Her Career From Scratch To Animate On Isle Of Dogs

This episode features stop motion animator Laura Tofarides, who is known for her work on Isle of Dogs, Early Man, Love Death + Robots, Robin Robin, and Kiri & Lou. In this chat, Laura shares how…Continue

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It's been a while since I had a chat with a stop mo animator, so here's one with Martha Mapes, about what she's doing to try to get into the industry during the pandemic
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This episode features Chicago-based independent stop motion animator, Martha Mapes, who shares what she’s doing to break into the stop motion scene during the pandemic.You’ll also learn:*What kind of…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Anthony Scott Mar 25.

Want to break free and go 100% freelance with your own animation business? That's what Coco Peri did a few years ago. She started off broke and now runs a successful stop-mo-only studio [PODCAST]
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This episode features Stop Motion Animator Coco Peri on how she began and manages her own stop motion animation business.You’ll also learn:How Coco deals with anxiety as an artistHow to know what to…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Klais Nias Dec 28, 2020.

 

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PODCAST: How Laura Tofarides Started Her Career From Scratch To Animate On Isle Of Dogs

This episode features stop motion animator Laura Tofarides, who is known for her work on Isle of Dogs, Early Man, Love Death + Robots, Robin Robin, and Kiri & Lou. In this chat, Laura shares how she went from a Runner on Chuck Steel and everything she did in between to become a super stellar, full-time stop motion animator.You’ll also learn:What you need to showcase in your work to work on feature filmsThe number one reason to specialize in an area of stop motionHow to actively further your…See More
Wednesday
Anthony Scott replied to Mozen's discussion It's been a while since I had a chat with a stop mo animator, so here's one with Martha Mapes, about what she's doing to try to get into the industry during the pandemic
"and she plays the harp. Multi-talented!"
Mar 25
Mozen posted a discussion

It's been a while since I had a chat with a stop mo animator, so here's one with Martha Mapes, about what she's doing to try to get into the industry during the pandemic

This episode features Chicago-based independent stop motion animator, Martha Mapes, who shares what she’s doing to break into the stop motion scene during the pandemic.You’ll also learn:*What kind of stop motion networking events exist in LA*How Martha gets stop motion commissions*The complete skillset needed to be an independent stop mo animator…See More
Mar 23
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Anyone have a PhD in Stop Motion? I chatted with Daniel Virguez who's pursuing his. Here's our chat

https://soundcloud.com/animation-podcast/episode-90-interview-with-daniel-virguez-on-his-phd-in-international-stop-motion-co-productionThis episode features stop motion animator Daniel Virgüez who shares his current PhD studies in International Stop Motion Co-production and how studios from different countries can collaborate efficiently. Besides…See More
Nov 6, 2020
Mozen replied to larissa's discussion How to create a illusion of a far stretched distance
"One trick I've seen The Seer use is to drape a very thin white netting (not sure the name of it) over the backdrop - the camera won't be able to focus on it, so it enhances the blur of the background. Here's how his work…"
Nov 5, 2020
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Want to break free and go 100% freelance with your own animation business? That's what Coco Peri did a few years ago. She started off broke and now runs a successful stop-mo-only studio [PODCAST]

This episode features Stop Motion Animator Coco Peri on how she began and manages her own stop motion animation business.You’ll also learn:How Coco deals with anxiety as an artistHow to know what to charge for your servicesThe (unexpected) number one way to push your business to the next levelI hope you enjoy!…See More
Oct 29, 2020
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[PODCAST] The folks behind Animation Wild Card & How to Get Involved

Hi there,You may have seen some of the episodes from Animation Wild Card - they heavily feature stop mo work, since all the co-creators are stop mo artists.If you haven't, here's a chat with them about why they created the project and how to get your work in an episode:…See More
Oct 13, 2020
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Sep 17, 2020
Mozen replied to Roo Nelo's discussion Nikon Live View Issues
"This thread just helped me out a lot. My live view was really dark until I maxed out the Exposure Preview Offset. Thanks!"
Aug 31, 2020
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[PODCAST] Producer Kat Alioshin shares her journey into producing Nightmare, Coraline, Monkey Bone, and more

Here's the link: https://soundcloud.com/animation-podcast/episode-80-stop-motion-producer-kat-alioshin-shares-her-career-journey-upcoming-projectsThis episode features the talented producer Kat Alioshin, who’s career has focused on bringing stop motion projects to life. She’s worked on Coraline, The Nightmare Before Christmas, and Monkey Bone to name a…See More
Aug 27, 2020
Mozen replied to Anthony Scott's discussion SMA ARCHIVE!
"Woot! This is great news and congrats on finishing the project :D"
Aug 27, 2020
Mozen posted a discussion

Have you heard of #MoStopMo? An org. dedicated to building community and mentorship around stop mo - based out of Chicago. Here's a podcast chat with the Founder

David Rocco Facchini On How To Follow A Career In Storytelling (and Stop Motion Too)https://soundcloud.com/animation-podcast/episode-79-david-rocco-facchini-on-how-to-follow-a-career-in-storytelling-and-stop-motion-tooThis episode features storyteller, stop motion animator, and Founder of #MoStopMo, David Rocco Facchini, who shares how to pursue a…See More
Aug 20, 2020
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Podcast: How Ian Boone Got Two Internships At Laika & Worked On Tumble Leaf

Hey guys! I have another stop mo chat for you:https://soundcloud.com/animation-podcast/episode-77-how-ian-boone-got-two-internships-at-laika-worked-on-tumbleleafThis chat features stop motion animator Ian Boone, who shares the story of how he got an internship at Laika, twice, and then got to work on Amazon Prime’s Tumble Leaf.He also shares:*Tips to animate what a…See More
Aug 5, 2020
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Jul 19, 2020
Anthony Scott replied to Mozen's discussion I just interviewed Anthony Scott! No idea he got his start as a part-time janitor at ILM before working on Gumby, Here's our chat [PODCAST]
"From very humble beginnings... thanks Terry. Happy to share my story with all the Stopmo Makers all over the World. If anyone has any additional questions, absoulutely post them here!"
Jun 17, 2020
Mozen posted a discussion

I just interviewed Anthony Scott! No idea he got his start as a part-time janitor at ILM before working on Gumby, Here's our chat [PODCAST]

He also shares:*How he went from being a janitor to animating Jack Skellington on The Nightmare Before Christmas*The old-school tool Anthony still uses that trumps all of today’s stop mo tech*The best path new animators can take to get into today’s core group of stop motion professionalsListen here :)…See More
Jun 17, 2020

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