April 2013 Blog Posts (7)

Thanks Nick!

Thankyou so much, for supporting the Echo film project, Nick.

You know better than most that I've had to put projects on hold for several years, due to a number of issues, and then the fact that I have been building the studios. The Echo film is being made to mark a new chapter.

My first priority upon completing Echo, is to dust off the on-hold projects and finish them off. This will be a hugely productive year, and will show vortex42studios working at full tilt.

It's…

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Added by Paul J. McConnochie on April 28, 2013 at 6:30am — No Comments

ECHO - Completion Fund Campaign...

You may have noticed the notice for Echo on the front page of the site (thanks Anthony). That is a link to the funding campaign for my latest short film, Echo.

I'm running an indiegogo campaign for a short film called "Echo". It's to seek completion funds for a short live-action film, which features stop motion creature effects. The creature effects in the…

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Added by Paul J. McConnochie on April 26, 2013 at 5:40am — No Comments

Click, shortfilm trailer

Hi there,

it's a pleasure to share with you our last shortfilm trailer, we've been working for more than 2 years on it and now we are finishing the music.

Hope you enjoy!

CLICK THE MOVIE TRAILER from citoplasmas on Vimeo.

Added by Edu Puertas on April 16, 2013 at 3:49am — 8 Comments

What to do when you don't know what you're doing!

Ladies and Gentlemen. Lately, I've been working on a short called 'Abeline's Well', some of you maybe following along with my progress. Well, as I go through the preproduction on the film, it is quickly dawning on me that my technical skill in no way matches up the ambition of my…

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Added by Josh O'Brien on April 14, 2013 at 10:55am — 12 Comments

World Without Women

Check out my latest job as a director/stop motion animator, a TV spot for Globo (Brazilian TV channel).

Hope you guys like it!

Feel free to…

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Added by Thiago Calçado on April 12, 2013 at 3:30pm — 3 Comments

J.H.D. International SuperSpy - week 10

So we have now been working on J.H.D. International SuperSpy for 10 weeks and are now doing the bulk of the animation. Only two weeks to go after this so it's a race against time! Pictures to follow soon. I have realised in today's behind the scenes my partner in crime has been prodding me with wire and I never even noticed - too busy concentrating! See http://www.stopmotionanimation.com/profile/EmilyMo for the other…

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Added by Zoë Smart on April 9, 2013 at 6:22am — No Comments

Recording Audio Test

In the last weeks, I have been work in my skills in the voices and more. I practiced in this and the results were these:

At First, I worked in my native language, spanish, and the result was:

It's online a demostration…

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Added by Jorge Omar E. C. on April 3, 2013 at 3:52pm — No Comments

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