Stop Motion

Follow these tips to add some charm to your videos!


  • Inanimate props
  • Moldable props like clay or dough
  • Adhesives to help keep props together like tape or fishing wire


  1. Plan out your scene with props and movement
  2. Prop up a stationary camera that won’t move around.
  3. Use grids on camera to help guide movement
  4. Come up with movement for your props and incrementally move and take pictures.
  5. Come up with “cheats” or cuts to skip harder movement.
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