How To: Animate LEGOs for stop motion animated brickfilms

Animate LEGOs for stop motion animated brickfilms

Watch this in-depth video tutorial on how to animate LEGOs for stop motion animated brickfilms. This is a detailed peek behind the scenes of stop-motion animation from the director of the "Circle Circle Dot Dot" music video, Blunty3000.

Brickfilms are animated films using LEGO, Mega Bloks, or other plastic construction building block toys. Most are stop motion, but some brickfilms are even made with CGI, traditional animation and live action.

To start your Legomation, you'll need Anasazi Stop Motion Animator (frame capture), Adobe Premiere (editing), Photoshop (any effects not done in-camera) and Goldwave (audio recording/editing). A good camera to use is the Intel CS330.

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thanks Nate, this is really useful.

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