Stop motion anmation is a way of creating films. The character (a toy or clay model) has it's picture taken. It is then moved a tiny bit and has another picture taken. After about 15 frames (pictures) you have 1 seconds worth of film!
Some examples can be found @ (don't wan't to advertise, just giving you some help):
www.brickfilms.com
www.stickman-studios.co.nr
www.brickman.tk
Wallace and Gromit
Pingu (I think is a stop motion)
by Dav-id-iot September 23, 2005
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An ancient method of creating special effects in movies, involving a meticulous process of filming a model against a green screen. Has been almost completely replaced by CGI.
Jurassic Park was almost filmed using stop motion, but ended up with CGI dinos when the producers realized that stop motion is one fugly way of doing special effects.
by little geek December 31, 2005
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A stop motion is a type of animation that is performed in real life. You do it by taking a picture of something, after you have done that you move the object ever so slightly. Continue like this and you will have an animation. A app you can install on phones and ipads which i recommend using stop motion is called: Stop-Motion Studio
Person 1: Hey look! I made a cool Stop-Motion!
Person 2: Thats a cool stop motion dude!
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