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Date: 03/20/06 02:35 AM

71 Responses to The Art of Motion

  1. Profile photo of buddy
    buddy Male 30-39
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    March 19, 2006 at 10:33 pm
    Link: The Art of Motion - Nice stop frame animation.
  2. Profile photo of CheeseCar
    CheeseCar Male 13-17
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    March 20, 2006 at 2:40 am
    that was awesome!!
  3. Profile photo of iAMzach
    iAMzach Male 18-29
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    March 20, 2006 at 2:58 am
    Woah...the amount of time and effort put into that leads me to belive those two dont have much of a life. was good...i hafta hand it to them.
  4. Profile photo of Heruur
    Heruur Male 18-29
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    March 20, 2006 at 3:10 am

    i totally agree with iAMzach!

    so...... thats actually loads of `photos` been put together right? so how do they `fly` in the air? do they actually jump take picture, jump take picture, jumpt take picture?


  5. Profile photo of Spazmoto
    Spazmoto Male 18-29
    200 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 3:25 am
    That took a long ass time to make.
  6. Profile photo of Chibee
    Chibee Female 13-17
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    March 20, 2006 at 4:17 am
    heruur: i think they do that.. i`m not quite sure
  7. Profile photo of adoniyereh
    adoniyereh Male 18-29
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    March 20, 2006 at 7:41 am
    I did one like that once (not as good or long as that one) but did it by jumping and having someone take a pic. Anyway, it looks like thats what he did... just alot cooler than mine.
  8. Profile photo of labr10golden
    labr10golden Male 13-17
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    March 20, 2006 at 7:51 am
    dude.....i dont disagre with the fact it probably took em a long time but .....that was weird...
  9. Profile photo of Juicy__Lucy
    Juicy__Lucy Female 13-17
    191 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 8:05 am
    wow, that must have took AGES!!!!
  10. Profile photo of Jake-BackMT
    Jake-BackMT Male 18-29
    297 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 9:00 am
    way to go boys. that had to take forever.
  11. Profile photo of djdaphalgan
    djdaphalgan Male 18-29
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    March 20, 2006 at 9:10 am
    Cewl ! And i`m also curious about the jumt thing... (i mean, when tey actually did jump / take photo / jump ... , it would be difficult to take the photos on the right moment, not?)
  12. Profile photo of Buffyphil
    Buffyphil Male 18-29
    273 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 10:00 am
    That was the best thing ever
  13. Profile photo of Rasputen
    Rasputen Male 18-29
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    March 20, 2006 at 10:11 am
    When the guy is flying backwards, it seems that they wouldn`t just have to take the picture at the right moment, but they would also have to jump into the air in the same pose over and over
  14. Profile photo of Ekips
    Ekips Female 18-29
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    March 20, 2006 at 10:45 am
    that was really good...
  15. Profile photo of Vidd
    Vidd Male 13-17
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    March 20, 2006 at 10:51 am
    That was awesome.
  16. Profile photo of grreat
    grreat Male 13-17
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    March 20, 2006 at 10:51 am
    i think they used iMovie and Macromedia Flash.

    They only took one picture of him in the air, then animated it in flash (so it appears as if he is moving). Then put it into iMovie.

  17. Profile photo of livereg
    livereg Male 18-29
    78 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 11:02 am
    That was excellent, kudos to the creators for all that hard work they did!
  18. Profile photo of sk8infreek
    sk8infreek Male 13-17
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    March 20, 2006 at 11:04 am
    I Think they took video where he juse kept jumping and they never stopped filming. Then they just had a really good editor(like me) cut out all the parts where he lands and jumps again.
  19. Profile photo of -Jaz-
    -Jaz- Male 18-29
    88 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 11:06 am
    Quite simply amazing....
  20. Profile photo of sbsp_fan_1
    sbsp_fan_1 Female 13-17
    529 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 11:17 am
    Wow, that musta taken a long time to do... They deserve something for that. They really do. A favorite in our midst!
  21. Profile photo of x_omni_x
    x_omni_x Female 13-17
    241 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 11:38 am
    "Woah...the amount of time and effort put into that leads me to belive those two dont have much of a life. was good...i hafta hand it to them."

    Haha, well not necessarily. It said it was filmed at some university, it may have been a big final project for a filmmaking or animating class or something.

  22. Profile photo of Palfas
    Palfas Male 30-39
    411 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 11:42 am
    I bet it was damn hard to to keep jumping into those positions over and over and over.
  23. Profile photo of 00_heaven
    00_heaven Male 18-29
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    March 20, 2006 at 11:49 am
    that was excellent but....

    ... is it me or did it make you go kinda dizzy )-|

  24. Profile photo of smelzbelz
    smelzbelz Female 13-17
    81 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 12:22 pm
    i dont think they jumped- a lot of the time it looked like they were standing/sitting on somethings moving, then they edited it out, but im not very good with these types of things
  25. Profile photo of farquaadhnch
    farquaadhnch Male 18-29
    1225 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 12:29 pm
    I don`t care how they did it, that was cool!
  26. Profile photo of MikePiano
    MikePiano Male 18-29
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    March 20, 2006 at 12:33 pm
    hahaha grinding the rails that was great, i also loved when he was sliding on the ground everywhere.
  27. Profile photo of deaf_woman
    deaf_woman Male 30-39
    2721 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 12:54 pm
    Funny as hell, that fight scene was great.
  28. Profile photo of denyba
    denyba Male 50-59
    2 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 1:53 pm
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    RockyBar Male 18-29
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    March 20, 2006 at 1:58 pm
    they all need to get laid, qucikly, before they try and get a career in animation.

    was very good to watch tho

  30. Profile photo of 7451
    7451 Male 70 & Over
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    March 20, 2006 at 2:28 pm
    Dude awesome. Love the jump thing and all the scooting along the floor.
  31. Profile photo of tambourine33
    tambourine33 Male 18-29
    168 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 2:39 pm
    nice one
  32. Profile photo of Lilynia
    Lilynia Female 13-17
    61 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 3:00 pm
    I didn`t really like it. It was weird. No offense to them, I`m sure it took a lot of time and effort and well done to them and everything, but....I didn`t like it.
  33. Profile photo of moojuiceman
    moojuiceman Male 18-29
    924 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 3:07 pm
    cool i like the bi wen hes on the rail he had to stand on it sideways take a pic and do it again and again so well done for that bravo!
  34. Profile photo of rockingout
    rockingout Male 13-17
    44 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 3:41 pm
    i don`t know if it`s so much of them not having a life, as it is them doing a project for a college film class. because, it looks like they`re on a campus, and it looks like they`re college age students.

    very good though.

  35. Profile photo of neetfreek
    neetfreek Female 40-49
    119 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 3:41 pm
    Now I have motion sickness - where`s the dramamine?
  36. Profile photo of Papapimpin
    Papapimpin Male 18-29
    528 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 3:45 pm
    Very nice. Props
  37. Profile photo of browndog1981
    browndog1981 Male 18-29
    105 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 3:58 pm
    that was fantastic! It must have taken so much time and effort, very well done. I would love to try something like that.
  38. Profile photo of metter
    metter Male 13-17
    1016 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 3:59 pm

    thats awsome and i kept lafifng about the fight scene its funny

  39. Profile photo of Evil_Smurf
    Evil_Smurf Male 18-29
    716 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 4:08 pm
    I believe it`s a lot easier to jump and take a pic than to take a pic and edit out a solid object from each picture... But that`s just me.

    Anyway, that was wicked cool!

  40. Profile photo of stikfas
    stikfas Male 13-17
    1809 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 4:30 pm
    weird but VERY cool!
  41. Profile photo of caffeinehigh
    caffeinehigh Female 18-29
    285 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 5:11 pm
    Waaaaah! That made me so dizzy! I have seen better stop frame animation videos, there was another (better) one on i-a-b just a little while ago i think.
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    petle_13 Female 13-17
    201 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 5:22 pm
    That.... was.... AWESOME!!! That really must`ve taken, like a trillion-billion-gazillion-specified unit of time just to get everything right. If it was for a project, I would so A+ them. Seriously.
  43. Profile photo of CuBaNb01
    CuBaNb01 Male 13-17
    9 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 5:36 pm
    ok fine it took a long time but that was..... retarded... :-|
  44. Profile photo of Phaidris
    Phaidris Male 18-29
    34 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 5:39 pm
    Most badass thing ever.
  45. Profile photo of celticzaida
    celticzaida Female 13-17
    205 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 5:48 pm
    A lost art.
  46. Profile photo of procker14
    procker14 Female 18-29
    509 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 5:51 pm
    i hate it when people say that they dont have lives, when people do these types of things then they obviously have a passion for wat they do or else they would find some meaningless dumb thing to do,
  47. Profile photo of PrKitty
    PrKitty Female 18-29
    370 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 6:29 pm
    wow that must have taken forever. I like how the credits are almost all one dude
  48. Profile photo of heartagram86
    heartagram86 Male 18-29
    115 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 6:31 pm
    So are you, CuBaNb01. So are you :)

    I think they filmed a solid video and then just cut out the parts. It would be a lot quicker to make that way. The longest part would be editing, and that wouldnt even take -too- long. But they did do a pretty damn good job.

  49. Profile photo of i_am_paul
    i_am_paul Male 13-17
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    March 20, 2006 at 6:45 pm
    thats awsome, how the hell did they do that
  50. Profile photo of HairyEyeball
    HairyEyeball Male 13-17
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    March 20, 2006 at 6:48 pm
    wow that is just amazing
  51. Profile photo of hovalady411
    hovalady411 Female 18-29
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    March 20, 2006 at 7:14 pm
    That was wonderful!
  52. Profile photo of Sleepy_Cat
    Sleepy_Cat Female 13-17
    279 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 7:17 pm
    That`s like Butt Racing Grand Prix, only perhaps more coherent and...sophisticated.
  53. Profile photo of looneyman12
    looneyman12 Male 18-29
    98 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 7:36 pm
    i loved the fight scene
  54. Profile photo of KMeTG
    KMeTG Male 18-29
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    March 20, 2006 at 7:56 pm
    I`ve tried to do this in the past and I think it`s quicker just to get all the photos instead of shooting a video and then selecting one frame at a time. It`s better if you get as much as possible in shooting instead of arsing around in editing because if it doesn`t work then you have to do it again.

    Also, when they`re fighting and one guy gets punched and flies back, (they`re outside, he`s the one who turns red), while he`s flying back you can see in a couple of frames the shadow of the cameraman. So it`s not quite perfect but it`s bloody good all the same.

  55. Profile photo of beanboy
    beanboy Male 13-17
    321 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 8:10 pm
    I can do that WITHOUT using stop motion. But I don`t like to brag about it...
  56. Profile photo of AVDPhoenix
    AVDPhoenix Male 30-39
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    March 20, 2006 at 8:15 pm
  57. Profile photo of cheeseispunk
    cheeseispunk Female 13-17
    380 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 8:44 pm
    That was the best thing I`ve seen in my life!
  58. Profile photo of britanadian
    britanadian Male 13-17
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    March 20, 2006 at 8:59 pm
    that. was. amazing.
    I can`t imagine how long it took to do all of this- with the right jumping position and all.
  59. Profile photo of mntlmstrbtr
    mntlmstrbtr Male 30-39
    737 posts
    March 20, 2006 at 9:01 pm
    That was cool as poo! Good for them
  60. Profile photo of IloveShoes
    IloveShoes Female 18-29
    430 posts
    March 21, 2006 at 12:19 am
    holy crap that would take so long!!!
  61. Profile photo of Titter
    Titter Female 13-17
    333 posts
    March 21, 2006 at 1:54 am
    aww he died :-(
  62. Profile photo of rw001m
    rw001m Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2006 at 2:27 am
    My name is Russell Wyner, I made this video for an independent study last Spring. I filmed, directed, and editted it. Two of my friends are the actors.
    A fellow DJ at my college radio station told me he saw this video linked here so I checked it out. Thanks for all your comments. Now to answer your questions:
    1) Don`t worry. I still have time to get laid. I got laid this morning.
    2) I made this entirely in iMovie, though I do use a lot of Flash and Final Cut.
    3) First I listened to the song and imagined what action would go to the video. Then I mapped out how many frames I had to do it. I filmed short clips of them jumping repeatedly and in post editting I found each still frame that lined up best.
    4) 10 seconds of video took about 2 hours to film and 8 hours to edit, so one hour of work per second of video (not bad for animation). The part where he turned red took much longer to film. You may notice that it starts off snowing but ends sunny.

    To see more, visit ww

  63. Profile photo of rw001m
    rw001m Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2006 at 2:28 am

    (it got cut off)

  64. Profile photo of KMeTG
    KMeTG Male 18-29
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    March 21, 2006 at 2:23 pm
    Wanna congratulate you man. It was really good, I wish I had the patience to do something like that. I`ve no trouble getting the ideas for movies but when it comes down to it, I can`t get it on paper.

    Good for you on getting laid as well. It`s always a bonus!

  65. Profile photo of donxkey
    donxkey Female 18-29
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    March 21, 2006 at 2:42 pm
    haha wiked and also weird :S
  66. Profile photo of StarMeKitten
    StarMeKitten Female 13-17
    49 posts
    March 21, 2006 at 9:45 pm
    Huzzah to stop motion!
  67. Profile photo of unintrasting
    unintrasting Female 18-29
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    March 24, 2006 at 10:46 am
    That kind of scared me I think I might be getting nightmares tonight.
  68. Profile photo of tribe4ever
    tribe4ever Male 13-17
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    March 26, 2006 at 2:57 am
    whats the name of the pulp fiction theme?
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    cannibal151 Male 18-29
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    March 27, 2006 at 9:26 pm
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    anyano1 Female 18-29
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    April 5, 2006 at 2:21 am
    that was awsome!
  71. Profile photo of nellerbear
    nellerbear Female 18-29
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    May 12, 2006 at 2:44 pm
    That was the coolest drating thing ever!!!

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