THE LEGO Movie - Stop Motion

Eventhough the LEGO Movie was all done in computer generated graphics you can create your own scenes and stories using iKITMovie and stop motion animation.
 
Step by Step guides on how to make your own LEGO Movie - The very best of stop motion scences are shown below as animated by the very creative and talented stop motion fans of the LEGO Movie are shown below. Some are really professionally done. You can learn a lot about animating and get some good stop motion ideas by watching them.
 
The Lego Movie Batman Intro in Stop Motion

The Lego Movie - Intro in Stop Motion

This is a very slick professional standard stop motion version of the intro to the LEGO Movie film currently on release. It's as good as the original and is all done in stop motion. It's been done by the "Brick Block Show" aka "Andre" on Youtube. This is not what you should expect to be able to do when you are new to stop motion but it just shows was is possible.
 
The LEGO Movie Stop-Motion: Emmet has an Idea

Emmet from the LEGO Movie - Has an idea!

Now this one is done by a relative beginner but is nonetheless any less enjoyable. Animated by gobarber2 it tells how Emmet comes up with one of his crazy ideas. "Introducing the Lollipop!" At least it wasn't the double decker couch idea right?
  LEGO Movie Trailer Parody

The LEGO Movie Parody

Now this Parody is not done in stop motion but I included it here because it's just plain funny. Brought to you by "Nightly News at Nine"  aka David Pickett. David has been animating LEGO's for over ten years since he was just eight years old. Rock on David.
     
 
Gun Muzzle Flash How to for Stop Motion

Adding Gun Muzzle Flashes

Ever wondered how to add gun muzzle flashes to your movies! - Want to get those gun muzzle flashes that everyone has in their action stop motion movies..here is how to do it ! You will need a overlay gun flash image in order to complete the video. Search on google images for a muzzle flash that you would like to use.
 
Animation Maker Intro - Make your Characters Talk

Make your MiniFig/Clay Guy TALK !

iKITMovie makes it easy to create mouths and the impression of talking by using built in images that you can overlay on your characters without ever having to leave iKIT's interface. This tells you how to make stop motion come alive with mouth animations.
 

Focus your Webcam for clear animations

It is vital that you focus your webcam or digital still camera when you take your snapshots. There is nothing more off putting for the viewer than blurry out of focus images. This video tutorial gives you all the information needed to get clear animations.
  Animation Maker - iKITMovie - Chroma Still Backgrounds

Adding Still images in your background

Why not replace your green / blue screen backdrop with a still image. This video tutorial shows you the animation maker how to select a still image background step by step to make it easy. You can use an image from our library or import your own jpegs images to make a cool animation.
 
Stop Motion Tutorial - GreenScreen and Overlay

Adding Chroma and Overlay to a project

Why not have chromakey and overlay in the same project. In order to achieve this effect you will need to involve two projects. You can add an overlay to a project but you must first add chromakey to the images in a separate project. Then import those chromakeyed images in to another project and add overlay to them.
 
Adding Your Voice to stop motion - Want to add the voices for your characters in your stop motion animation? It's easy to do. Just plug in your microphone ( make sure it is working and correctly connected ) and you can record whatever you wish.
 
Adding Sound to stop motion - One of the unique features of the iKITMovie cartoon animation software is its databank of 2,200 sounds. It is very easy to add these sounds and any further sounds to your stop motion movie through the program interface, unlike many other stop motion programs which require that you supply all your own sounds even it they fully support multiple sounds at all. The sounds and music can be added to any frame thus making sound and action synchronization very easy.
 
Adding Music to sotp motion - Your stop motion animation is never complete with some mood music. This will show you how to pick the best music and add it to your stop motion movie.
 
 Using a Digital Still Camera - Video being updated ...