Animating with Stop Motion Pro by Mark Sawicki

By Mark Sawicki

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When the vampire comes up from the hold of the ship, live action set pieces were animated to create the effect of the cloth cover magically moving away from the hatch that opens by itself; then we suddenly go to a live-action performance of the vampire emerging from the hold. © 2010 Mark Sawicki. Published by Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved. 1 The vampire emerges from a hatch that was opened via stop motion animation. From the film Nosferatu, 1922. In other shots from Nosferatu, the camera is “undercranked” or run at a taking speed of 8 frames per second when shooting the vampire moving his coffins about.

The solution was to bind the arms of the shovel with a rubber band to give it tension and to affix the truck to the table with clay on the off-camera side. Throughout the history of stop motion, artisans have devised several other systems for supporting puppets. Feet can be bolted from underneath the stage floor. Feet can be pinned to permeable floors. Magnets can also be used. Sometimes the best-intentioned tie-down schemes have drawbacks. An electromagnet tie-down scheme was used for the so-called Kineman characters for the 1954 stop motion film Hansel and Gretel: An Opera Fantasy, released by RKO.

Com. ” Click OK. 22 Chapter 2: Animate People 2. Unplug the automatic door opener and open the door manually bit by bit, locking it in position for each frame. 3. The fun way is to not care how fast the door opens and just click on the Stop Motion Pro capture button several times in rapid succession as the door is opening. This is not only fast but also captures the blur of the door opening because it will be moving as you are taking the pictures. All you need do now is direct your actor to pose like he or she is driving and have the actor come down the driveway and move into the garage.

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