stop motion

This animation was made from 1,012 individually light painted long exposures

Jun 28, 2019
John Aldred

Shooting stop motion animations or even timelapse can be difficult enough without adding something as already complex as light painting into the mix. Light painting…

This music video was made without VFX, using 2,250 printed photos

Nov 8, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

I love creative music videos and stop-motion movies, and we’ve featured quite a lot of both here on DIYP. Still, it looks like directors always…

This cowgirl shootout stop-motion was composed of 300 light painted, long exposure shots

Oct 31, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

Light painting artist Darren Pearson is known for combining light painting and stop motion animation. In his latest video, he has again brought these two…

This guy “teleports” himself across the USA just to get one perfect photo

Jun 27, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

Do you think that one day we’ll be able to teleport? Well, if you have an idea and good video editing skills, you can even…

Comedian creates an epic stop motion video that makes him dance without moving

Jun 5, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

Comedian Ryan Higa says he’s not very good at dancing. So he found a solution how to dance without moving, and the solution is stop…

This woman took a selfie every day from age 14 to 22 to make an 8 year timelapse

May 3, 2018
John Aldred

Very long-term timelapse projects such as this have started popping up more and more lately. Given the time when such technology became available that we…

This is the only good way to smash your Nikon lens

Feb 2, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

We’ve seen plenty of ways of smashing gear, both accidentally and on purpose. And it always makes my heart stop for a second. I must…

How to make your first stop-motion video on a budget

Jan 10, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

So, you’ve seen plenty of splendid stop-motion videos, and you’ve finally decided to make your own. Rob Nelson of the Rob & Jonas duo will…

Artist takes months and thousands of photos to make these stunning stop-motion animations

Nov 10, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

Creating stop-motion animations requires a lot of patience, and of course – creativity and skill. We’ve featured quite a lot of them, in short films…

This guy shot a selfie a day from 12 years old until the day he got married

Sep 7, 2017
John Aldred

I love seeing Hugo Cornellier’s annual updates to his very long term selfie project. Huge has been shooting a selfie a day from the age of…