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A Life In Stop Motion: A Journey From Benefits To Award-Winning Young Filmmaker

Jennifer Walker | Posted 12.07.2014 | Arts
Jennifer Walker

"I was essentially living off benefit checks at the time. I had no money, but I wanted to make the film. I knew I could make it on virtually nothing if I made everything myself."

'Noise' Visualizes Sound Through Stop Motion

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.28.2014 | Arts

If you're looking to add some culture to your day, look no further than this fascinating video titled "Noise" that uses stop motion animation to visua...

WATCH: This Green Innovation Is A Load Of Crap

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.26.2014 | Green

Earth University, "a non-profit university based in Costa Rica that specializes in sustainable agriculture and natural resources management," has rele...

Epic Stop-Motion Short Uses Produce To Spell Out Food Rules

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 12.24.2013 | Green

During the 2008 world food crisis, before our planet had even crossed the seven billion mark, we grew enough food to feed 11 billion people. So why di...

Watch Street Artists Transform An Empty Building Into A Graffiti Masterpiece

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.24.2014 | Arts

Shortly before a warehouse in Brisbane, Australia was set to be demolished, street artist Sofles (along with selinamiles, Dr. apple, Fintan Magee, Dj ...

Steampunk And Deep Ocean Creatures?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.24.2013 | Arts

Watch LA-based artist PES steampunkify and recreate deep ocean creatures using metal objects like bullet belts, faucet knobs and calipers. PES is ...

Heart-Wrenching Video Shows How One Elderly Man Confronts Loneliness

Posted 10.10.2013 | Arts

In just over seven minutes, Barcelona-based filmmaker Theo Putzu manages to paint the most heart-wrenchingly beautiful depiction of loneliness V...

WATCH: Stop Motion Animation Oil Painting Is Pretty Amazing

Posted 10.03.2013 | Arts

Toro Y Moi, oil painting, stop motion animation. What more could you want? Check out the new video for "Rose Quartz," the fourth single of the indi...

WATCH: This Is The Craziest Haircut Video We've Ever Seen

Sarah Barness | Posted 09.09.2013 | Style

Have you ever gotten a haircut and wished you hadn't? If only you could go back in time and reverse the damage done! Well, you can -- if the Ballp...

10 Wildly Cute Stop-Motion Videos To Brighten Your Day

Posted 09.09.2013 | Arts

Today we're giving major Instagram props to Rachel Ryle, a stop-motion maven with an eye for turning everyday machines into preciously packed narrativ...

Dudes Beard Is Magic, Y'all

Posted 08.22.2013 | Comedy

Ben Garvin's glorious stop-motion film documenting the antics of his clearly out-of-control beard validates all of our fears about facial hair. Via...

The Little Miss Plastic Fantastic Pageant

Posted 08.16.2013 | Comedy

Turns out, the only thing "Toddlers & Tiaras" needed to actually be entertaining was some plastic. In this compelling episode of "Toys & Tiaras," ...

WATCH: Delightful Stop-Motion Claymation

Posted 03.26.2013 | Arts

When the Australian indie import Atlas Genius released their first single "Trojans" in the US in 2011, it was an instant hit among the Death Cab-lovin...

A Stop-Motion Look At The Universe

Posted 03.07.2013 | Arts

Need a reason to marvel at how vast and beautiful our universe is? Adam Makarenko's new video for the Canadian singer-songwriter Royal Wood should do ...

This Stop-Motion Animation Video Will Warm Your Heart

Posted 02.25.2013 | Arts

When Dina Velikovskaya, a student at the Russian State University of Cinematography, set out to make the heartwarming stop-motion video "My Strange Gr...

Stop-Motion Literature

Electric Literature | Posted 01.09.2013 | Books
Electric Literature

2012-11-09-BrandonRayELUsing construction paper and stop-motion animation, Brandon Ray has created a haunting and heartbreaking animation for Electric Literature's Single Sentence Animation series.

Super Mario Comes To Life With 7,000 Post-It Notes! (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.24.2012 | Teen

There's just one word for this video: Awesome. YouTube special effect pros FinalCutKing love Nintendo, and they put their editing skills to the test w...

The Most Impressive Stop-Motion You'll See (VIDEO)

Posted 07.10.2012 | Teen

In one of the most creative uses of the iPad to recently hit the Internet, a new music video by Australian guitarist Orrin Hastings of Abe&Tell shows ...

You've Never Seen Plastic Army Men Like This Before

Posted 07.10.2012 | Home

Plastic army men have never looked so bendy. Boing Boing brought our attention to a light-footed stop motion animation, "Choreography for Plastic Army...

A Stop Motion Within A Stop Motion

Posted 05.22.2012 | Home

For all those who are continually awed by films of the stop motion ilk, the "stop motion within a stop motion" subset is a good way to make your brain...

Food Raps About Food

Posted 04.26.2012 | Home

What better way to celebrate rappers rapping about food than have the food itself lip-sync the rhymes? In "What's Cookin?" burgers, ice cream cakes an...

WATCH: A Cake That Makes Itself

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

We've heard of no-bake cakes before, but this is on a different level. Submitted to Vimeo by Alan Travers, the video shown above features his girlfrie...

A Stop-Motion Tale Of Beard Vs. Razor

Posted 03.26.2012 | Home

"Angry Beard" tells the tale of a man's vicious pile of facial hair. The four-minute stop-motion video shows the battle waged by a pile of hair and th...

Try Not To Cry When You See This

Posted 03.21.2012 | Home

Japanese comedian Takefumi Kurashina, better known as Tekken (after the video game), recently released an emotional stop-motion animation, "Pendulum."...

Tiny Robots Make A Tiny Jacket

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 01.27.2012 | Home

This wonderful little stop-motion film calls to mind the elaborate wake-up device in "Wallace & Gromit in The Wrong Trousers" or the "Edward Scissorha...