PETAPIXELSan Francisco-based indie band made this creative music video for their song “Analog or Digital” using both time-lapes and stop-motion techniques. They spent a day on at Ocean Beach in SF, shooting the entire video in one take as a series of 3,060 individual photographs. The fast playback makes the world around them pass in time-lapse, while their synchronized movements cause them to move around like stop-motion claymation figures. It’s definitely not an easy feat — they had to play the song slowed ... Time-Lapse Stop-Motion Music Video by Indie Band Wildlife Control
On the 3rd, 4th and 5th of November the first ever Film Festival dedicated to timelapse, slow motion and stop motion will be held in the beautiful city of Santa Fe, New Mexico. It opens with a screening of the legendary Koyaanisqatsi on the first day. Then there will be lots of talks from people involved in this type of filmmaking (including me) and screenings of work submitted into the festival. As this is an in competition film festival too!
You can get a day pass for $30, $60 a day for screenings ...Chronos: The first ever film festival event for timelapse, stop motion and slow motion
PETAPIXELHere’s a creative way to offer a behind-the-scenes look at how a stop-motion video is created: while animator was slowly moving a puppet and snapping frames, a separate camera was used to photograph Barry doing the animating, creating a time-lapse video that shows how the doll was brought to life.(via )
CINEMA5DThat's amazing. Very cool!
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PLANET 5DTweet Patryk from DitoGear sent us his latest videos demonstrating the use a slider (yes, specifically the DitoGear OmniSlider) to shoot timelapse, stop motion and all sorts of cool motion video. While for many regulars to planet5D, there’s nothing new here, but we also would like to have stuff for newbies. DitoGear™ OmniSlider Overview Part [...] DitoGear Slider intro for timelapse, stop motion and video
PETAPIXELHere are a couple new commercials for Brothers printers that blend stop-motion and time-lapse photography in pretty interesting ways with real people. We love how the technique makes the people look like claymation figures walking around in miniature sets. The foreground is done in stop-motion while time-lapse photography provided the scenes shown in the animated paper. It would have been crazy if they had actually printed out e... Brothers Printer Ads Creatively Blend Stop Motion with Time Lapse
PETAPIXELComputer generated imagery is becoming ubiquitous in the world of filmmaking, but some people still prefer some good ol’ fashioned elbow grease. Los Angeles-based filmmaker of spent 7 months creating this stop-motion love story, titled “Love Drama”. Why did it take so long? Well, Hoang and his small crew of 3 people created all the animation seen using 3,000 photographs — photos that were shot frame by frame and individually cut out by hand.
Every now and then you have to stop and recognize a piece of work not only for the creative thoughts put into it, but also for the sheer amount of effort involved in pulling off the project. Vu Hoang and a small team managed to come up with this clever stop motion music video using over 3,000 hand cut pictures stitched together in a clever guy meets girl music video. The final product was shot with a Canon 7D and Canon 17-55mm F/2.8.3000 + Hand Cut Pictures in Stop Motion
PETAPIXELSurprisingly enough, this isn’t the first time somebody has recreated Super Mario using sticky notes, nor is it the first time , but given the improved production value and the fact that this one comes complete with a behind the scenes video… well… we couldn’t help ourselves. So up top you’ll find a downright awesome recreation of Super Mario (and a few of his pixelated buddies) using 7,000 sticky notes. While down below you’ll find a behind the scenes video showing how Mario went from piles of ... Stop Motion Uses 7,000 Sticky Notes to Bring Super Mario to Life
PLANET 5DTweet Here’s something you can do to help a fellow filmmaker – vote for this awesome Canon EOS 60D film we highlighted last fall! “You don’t get much better than this! Canon EOS 60D shines in this miniature world“ The note that Brad Herbert sent me about the contest and his entry: Great news – [...]
PETAPIXELHere’s a fun little 30-second stop motion video showing a roll of 35mm film loading itself into a camera. It was created as a project for a photography class.
PETAPIXELUK-based purchased an old engine off eBay to replace his old one and then began to document the disassembly process with his DSLR. He soon realized that the project would make a neat stop motion video, so he ended up shooting over 3,000 photographs during the 11 months of disassembly. After combining the photos and adding some music, this is what resulted.
PLANET 5DTweet If you’ve ever spent time thinking about making a stop motion movie, or even if you’ve tried to make one, you know how incredibly time consuming it can be… well, “Bounce Bounce” by Hilary Hahn and Hauschka should blow your socks off! And there’s the BTS (interesting in its own right – shot on [...]
Getty Images asked AlmapBBDO to make an advertisement for it that would feature its extensive database of images. The result is a 1 minute stop motion film that tie together 873 images displayed at 15 images per second. It took about 6 months to research the images. The ad sells the concept that Getty Images has so many images that anybody is capable of telling any story they want.
In the film “Do amor ao Bingo em 873 imagens” [From love to Bingo in 873 images], a storyteller in the corner of the ...Getty Images Stop Motion VIdeo
PETAPIXELFeast your eyes on this amazing stop motion music video idea for the song “Rivers and Homes” by electronic music artist . After filming a traditional music video in upstate New York, the production team had 2000 of the individual frames printed out. The prints were then passed out during a recent tour in Israel to 300 fans, who held them up and posed for new photographs. The resulting photographs were then re-animated into a video showing the original music video running in stop motion in the hands ... Amazing Stop Motion Music Video Using 2000 Photos Held Up by 300 Fans
PETAPIXELThis fascinating video by for Hilary Hahn and Hauschka’s “Bounce Bounce” is both a very creative use of stop motion, and a testament to her skill as a craftsman. She actually created the entire underwater world, sketching and creating the characters herself. If you’re interested in seeing how she goes about creating this magical world, here’s a video featuring her work by : (via )
F STOPPERSI’m so captivated by this stop motion video by Hayley Morris. She has gone above and beyond, creating a magical world of sea creatures. You will love the vibrant colors and interesting use of textures. It’s a brilliantly executed project and definitely worth watching. It was made as a music video for the song ”Bounce [...] [Stop Motion] Fascinating ‘Underwater’ Stop Motion Video by Hayley Morris
PETAPIXELIf you like in which random objects are prepared as food, you’ll love this creative music video for the song “Get By” by . It’s mind-boggling to think about how much time and energy went into preparing and photographing each individual still: director shot 11,008 photographs and selected 3,184 for the final cut. 10 hours were required just to animate the 18 frames showing the Rubik’s Cube equalizer. Animation took a total of 32 days. You can find more background information and photos .
F STOPPERSI’m kind of obsessed with stop motion, and have dabbled in it from time to time. But this particular stop motion video is top notch. Watch as a pair of hands (belonging to an artist named Hagen Reiling) draw the story of Ernest Hemingway’s The Old Man and The Sea. The camera work and edit [...] [Video] Incredible Stop Motion Video Inspired by Ernest Hemingway