Is stop motion animation quick and simple?
It is simple but not quick.
It is not simple but it is quick.
It is both simple and quick.
How does stop motion animation work?
Objects are physically manipulated and filmed frame-by-frame.
Objects are generated by a computer and rendered.
Objects are manipulated using an algorithm.
Why are clay figures, puppets and miniatures often used in stop motion animation?
They can be handled and repositioned easily.
They are can be duplicated easily.
They do not require a graphic artist to create.
What type of animation is used here on Wallace and Gromit
Stop motion animation
Computer generated animation
How old is stop motion animation?
Almost as old as film itself - 1898
What is the first instance of stop motion animation being used in film?
Humpty Dumpty Circus
Wallace and Gromit
Shaun the Sheep
Fantastic Mr Fox
What can stop motion animation be thought of?
Just a series of still photographs.
sequence and manipulation
Which of these are words used when making animations?
potatoes, surfing and peeling
frames, onion skinning and story boarding
coding, scratch and algorithms
spreadsheets cells and formular
Onion skinning is a technique
where animators can see the previous still image frame
where animators see the next frame
where animators use onions in their animations
Approximately how many still frames (photos) are needed to make a seconds worth of film?