Workshops > Production

Stop Motion Animation


$350 DCTV Members // $400 Non-Members

Bring your creative vision to life using stop motion animation! This workshop will cover pre-production, production, and post-production with a focus on low budget, DIY handmade animation methods. Execute several short in-class projects experimenting with a variety of animating techniques and styles. No drawing or visual art background required! Take the material you shot and edit in audio elements to make your creations pop. Ta-da!

This is a cross-listed Production workshop at the Extensions level.

Topics include:

  • Animation Styles, Methods and Techniques
  • Tools, Gear, and Software
  • Set Ups and Lighting
  • Basic Editing
  • Editing to Music
  • Exporting

Capacity: 6 students | Duration: 12 hrs

Prerequisite(s): Video DSLR and Premiere or equivalent experience is required.

Materials: All you need to bring is yourself! We provide all equipment and are committed to a 2:1 student to camera ratio. Each student will be equipped with a 27-inch iMac with 5K retina display running Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2018 and Dragonframe. Personal equipment is not permitted.

All DCTV Workshops have limited enrollment and require registration in advance. By registering you verify you have basic Mac OS X literacy and have read and agree to the prerequisites above and our Workshops Policies.

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Winter/Spring 2020
Sat 2/22 11:00am - 5:00pm
Sun 2/23 11:00am - 5:00pm
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