Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video The iStopMotion Remote Camera app, part of Getting Started with Stop Motion Animation.
…So far we've been shooting using the built in camera on the iPad, and depending…upon your model of the iPad, this may not be the best camera that you own.…Oftentimes, things like the iPod Touches or…the iPhones have really great cameras built in.…Plus it's easier to reposition this camera, and move it around the scene.…Because of this, iStopMotion has a companion app,…that allows you to tether the two devices together.…Let me show you how it works.…Quite simply, make sure that iStopMotion is running on your iPad.…Now by default, it's using the built in…camera, either the front or the back facing…camera, but you can download and install a…free app, called iStopCamera Available from blank software.…
When you do this, it's going to want to connect the two cameras together.…In order for this to work, you need to be on the same wi-fi network.…So, easy enough.…My devices are both connected to wi-fi.…And what I can do here is switch the camera angle.…Simply tap in the center of the screen to bring…up the menu bar, and then, tap the camera icon.…
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- What is stop motion and how does it work?
- Stop motion vs. time lapse
- Shooting stop motion with a tablet or smartphone
- Lighting your environment
- Directing the animation
- Working with filters and color
- Shooting in reverse
Skill Level Appropriate for all
After Effects CS6 Essential Trainingwith Ian Robinson8h 41m Beginner
Foundations of Video: Cameras and Shootingwith Anthony Q. Artis2h 58m Appropriate for all
1. Understanding Stop Motion
2. Choosing the Gear
3. Building a Scene
4. Shooting Stop Motion on iOS
5. Shooting Stop Motion on a Computer
6. Assembling the Stop Motion on the Desktop
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