Workshops > Production

Stop Motion Animation


$250 DCTV Members // $300 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 hand-made animation methods. Execute several short in-class projects practicing a variety of animating techniques and styles. Take the material you shot and add audio elements to make your creations pop. Ta-da!

Topics include:

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

Size: 6 students | Duration: 12 hrs

Prerequisites: Video DSLR & Premiere or equivalent experience

Materials: All you need to bring is yourself! We provide all equipment, curriculum and are committed to a 2:1 student to equipment ratio, which includes cameras and 27-inch iMac computers with 5K retina display running Adobe Premiere Pro and Dragonframe. Personal equipment is not permitted.

All DCTV Workshops have limited enrollment and require pre-registration.
By enrolling you verify you have basic Mac OS X literacy and have read and agree to the prerequisites above as well as our Workshop Policies.

If registration is closed, please call 212.966.4510 x646 to be added to the wait list.


Summer 2017
Sat 7/22 11:00am - 5:00pm
Sun 7/23 11:00am - 5:00pm
Joel Frenzer