Stop Motion Character Performance

Description

In this lesson, Animator & Visual Effects Artist, award-winning special visual effects cameraman, author, and all-around genius, Mark Sawicki, shows you how to work with Stop Motion Pro software and a Terminator™ collectible figure to create a character performance using the stop motion animation technique.

Using tools that are readily available to even the amateur filmmaker, Mark demonstrates you how you can improve your character animation through rudimentary motion-capture & in-camera rear-projection compositing.

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Approximate Runtime - 01:24:26

WEBCOURSE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Overcoming limitations of an off-the-shelf collectible
  • How to capture a live-action performance to guide animation
  • How to set-up the figure and camera for animation
  • Rear-projection in-camera "compositing"
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Mark Sawicki

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