A skateboarding skeleton stop-motion video

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Saturday 2 November 2013

Here’s something you don’t see every day: a skateboarding skeleton. The artist behind this is Darren Pearson, a master of light painting photography. The video, Light Goes On, is a stop-motion light painting animation that shows a skeleton living it up in the dark of the San Diego night. According to Pearson, it took him […]

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Rot: a beautifully filmed stop-motion video

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By Darren Cools in Video on Thursday 10 October 2013

Here’s a little stop-motion creepiness to get you in the mood for Halloween. Beautifully filmed and paced with the perfect audio elements, there is a distinct Dia De Los Muertos vibe as well, which is a huge bonus. Yes, simplicity can have incredible results.

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Facial hair playing tricks: a video by Ben Garvin

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By Dijana Necovski in Video on Thursday 5 September 2013

Photojournalist and blogger Ben Garvin thought he’d sit down, shave his beard off and make a video. But his beard had another idea. Check out the hairy tricks up this beard’s sleeve. Or would it be tricks on his chin?

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Behind the making of IBM’s 32-second stop motion greeting card

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in New Design on Wednesday 27 February 2013

This behind-the-scenes video shows all the hard work that went into the creation of IBM’s 32-second stop motion greeting card. This charmingly creative electronic greeting card can be personalized for the recipient, and it’s also a great simple advertisement for IBM. Pretty much a win-win for everyone.

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Two Fingers: a stunning stop motion music video by Chris Ullens

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By Tom Hickox in Video on Thursday 15 November 2012

Chris Ullens is a London-based stop-frame animator and director, and is pretty close to being a genius. This video he’s done for Two Fingers is him all over: utterly disturbing and strangely beautiful all at the same time. Literally mind-blowing.

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Stop-motion tattoo art

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in Video on Thursday 18 March 2010

Filmed over four hours, this stop-motion video shows Dabe Alan getting a tattoo from artist Tony Touch, all done in a way so it looks like the tattoo is being done itself.

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