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Prodigy releases new video Wild Frontier – Not for Kids….

Prodigy the mega techno group from the 90’s is back with an all new album and music video. the group best known for Firestarter has released a stop motion music video which features some cool animal creatures and some bloody violence. The video runs for about close to 4 minutes and is definitely eye candy. […]

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Is Vine the Hot New Distribution Platform?

Is Vine the Hot New Distribution Plateform for new stop motion artists? The short answer is YES! The long one is as follows. Getting your work out into the open where you can gain an audience is very difficult. People are busy and have very short attention spans in this modern ADHD world. Alot of […]

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LAIKA & Heritage Auction Raises $1Million+

If you were under a rock and didn’t hear about LAIKA and Heritage Auctions teaming up to fundraise for The Art of Elysium. Then you’ve missed out on a major event. Laika set out to sell for the first time this past week a large assortment of their puppets, props, and preproduction art. The reason […]

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Call For Entries – Seed Festival!!!

I recently got an email for a call to entries from the Stop Motion Community for some original stop motion shorts. Here’s what we know so far: “Seedy Shorts: Call for Stop-Motion Animation Artists We love seeds. We love art. We love seedy art. So we’re extending our love affair of seeds and art into […]

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Nintendo Power Glove DYI Dragonframe Controller – Made by Dillon Markey

Dillon Markey has brought the legendary but long dead Nintendo Power Glove back to life as a Dragon Frame Software Controller. It’s truly inventive beyond imagine that someone can turn one of the coolest toys ever made and make it even better. I personally have worked with Dillon in the past and yes he is […]

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LAIKA’s – Kubo and the Two Strings

LAIKA Studios announced recently that they are in production currently of a film entitled “Kubo and the Two Strings”. Travis Knight whom is CEO and in the past Lead Animator on prior films will hold the Directing/Producer role. The script is based on a story written by Marc Haimes and Chris Butler. It also has […]

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LAIKA to Auction Production Puppets and Props

The award winning stop motion powerhouse LAIKA is planning to sell roughly 250 puppets, models and props from their collection on February 12, 2015 through Heritage Auctions titled “The Art of LAIKA”. The Action will be held in Beverly Hills and the short list of items up for sale is impressive. Here’s the list posted […]

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“Elf: Buddys Musical Christmas” Dec 16th

Screen Novelties and NBC have teamed up to bring you an amazing television adventure this Holiday season with the Christmas Special “Elf: Buddys Musical Christmas”, which is set to air December 16th at 8/7c on NBC. Oh Boy I think we are all really excited about this. Screen Novelties has a style and taste that […]

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We Are Not Dead! Just No More Print Issues of SMM!!!

If you haven’t heard already. Stop Motion Magazine is going to stop making future print and pdf versions of its magazine and turn the focus more onto the magazine website and YouTube Channel. There have been a bunch of comments that the magazine is dead and no longer operating. This is as far from the […]

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The Grand Slams!

Stoopid Buddy Stoodios and Dinneys have teamed up to bring you the Grand Slams web Series!!! Dinneys is historically known for their great morning breakfast meals and many a family have taken to their local Dinneys just to fill the Sunday morning craving for bacon and eggs. Seems the restaurant chain wants to reinforce our […]


 
 

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Prodigy releases new video Wild Frontier – Not for Kids….

Posted  February 27, 2015  by  stopmo

Prodigy the mega techno group from the 90’s is back with an all new album and music video. the group best known for Firestarter has released a stop motion music video which features some cool animal creatures and some bloody violence. The video runs for about close to 4 minutes and is definitely eye candy. […]

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Stoopid Buddy Stoodios Animation Camp Online

Posted  February 14, 2015  by  stopmo

Stoopid Buddy Stoodios has recently released a web course through Vimeo where you can learn the basics of stop motion animation from professional animators whom have worked on shows like Robot Chicken. I know these guys and can tell you whatever they produce will be good and detailed. Now there are quite a few stop […]

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Crayola’s Easy Animation Studio – Is it Stop Motion?

Posted  February 14, 2015  by  stopmo

Crayola has come up with a novel new way for kids to animate what they color. According to a recent post over at Toyland.Gizmodo (Original Article Here) Crayola is releasing a product called the Color Alive Easy Animation Studio. In terms of what we know so far, the artist would color in the page of […]

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Is Vine the Hot New Distribution Platform?

Posted  February 13, 2015  by  stopmo

Is Vine the Hot New Distribution Plateform for new stop motion artists? The short answer is YES! The long one is as follows. Getting your work out into the open where you can gain an audience is very difficult. People are busy and have very short attention spans in this modern ADHD world. Alot of […]

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Stoopid Buddy Stoodios makes Goldfish Commercial

Posted  February 13, 2015  by  stopmo

Stoopid Buddy Stoodios has teamed up with Pepperidge Farms to bring us all a fun and happy commercial featuring school childrens favorite snack, GOLD FISH! Yes it’s cute and happy and beautiful to watch. The small scale sets and props only heighten the texture and feel of this amazing little spot. You can check it […]

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LAIKA & Heritage Auction Raises $1Million+

Posted  February 13, 2015  by  stopmo

If you were under a rock and didn’t hear about LAIKA and Heritage Auctions teaming up to fundraise for The Art of Elysium. Then you’ve missed out on a major event. Laika set out to sell for the first time this past week a large assortment of their puppets, props, and preproduction art. The reason […]

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