I was shown how stop-motion animation
is done, and it boggles the mind!
In his 'Museum GIFs' Tumblr account, Matthias Brown captured artworks from a variety of angles and viewpoints, using stop-motion animation
to stack these different sides together.
U.K.-based Aardman Studios tapped its largest production team yet -- with nearly 40 animators and sets working at once -- to make "Early Man," which uses stop-motion animation
techniques essentially unchanged since Harryhousen's day.
Another application is model-making for stop-motion animation
, such as the colourful and intricate character of Monkey in the film Kubo and the Two Strings (below).
The programme will then see selected participants join a stop-motion animation
workshop from November 16 to 18, where they will learn about storyboarding, scriptwriting, filming techniques, sound design and editing.
The video mixes live-action footage with stop-motion animation
to great effect.
Young filmmakers interested in stop-motion animation
stand to benefit from Doha Film Institute's (DFI) 'Youth Animation Workshop' scheduled from May 7 to 18.
In stop-motion animation
Corpse Bride (2005, bottom left) Variety's reviewer praised the "puppets' astonishingly detailed facial expressions" as the underworld comes to life.
The award will see 18 participants aged between 10 and 17 years take part in a stop-motion animation
workshop from December 3 to 5 during Animate Dubai, the first international animation festival organised by The Animation Chamber at the Dubai Design District (d3).
They have stated their intention to deploy multiple projections, sound and stop-motion animation
and beautifully crafted models.
Frames 6 combines illustration and stop-motion tools into an easy-to-use animation package, allowing anyone to create original cartoons, stop-motion animation
, claymation, and digital stories.
His creations include film, television, stop-motion animation
, children's books, mascots, parade floats, toy prototypes and fancy-schmancy gallery shows with people whom he has absolutely nothing to talk about.