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Stop Motion Animation FAQ
(Frequently Asked Questions)

Here are answers to some of the more commonly asked questions about Stop Motion Animation.


  • What is stop motion Animation? It is the process of taking a series of pictures then viewing them rapidly in order. This gives the illusion of motion.
  • Do you need special equipment to do stop motion animation? Yes, you need special equipment but it can be very basic and often readily avialable. You can do it with a digital camera, computer and some basic software.
  • When was the first stop motion animation? The very first instance was in 1897 where a circus came to life. It was by Albert E Smith And Stuart Blackman for a movie studio called Vitagraph.


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Making a Miniature Set for a Stop Motion Animation

I created a complete one room set with furniture to shoot a video sequence for the DragonSlayer series of Videos. This is a tutorial showing you how I made it and how you can put together a good looking miniature set cheaply and easily. Making a Miniature Set for your animation


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The Fast Easy Guide to Make an Animation

If you are an absolute beginner to animation and want to know how it is done I have a tutorial here that shows you how to make one and explains all the important things you need to know. You can have your first animation done in half an hour. And you probably have software already on your computer that you can use. How to make animation




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