So You Want To Make Stop Motion: Tips From A Stop Motion Extraordinaire

With stop motion practically taking over the Internet, a lot of creative people are being inspired to try this technique out for themselves. But where do you start? We had the opportunity to talk to YouTube partner, filmmaker and stop motion expert Kyle Roberts for some insight, tips and examples.

Stop motion animation, once reserved for Christmas specials, has become hugely popular in recent years, especially on the Web.  Stop motion music videos, narrative shorts and clips have taken sites like YouTube and Vimeo by storm, racking in millions of views.  With stop motion practically taking over the Internet, a lot of creative people are being inspired to try this technique out for themselves.  But where do you start?  We had the opportunity to talk to YouTube partner, filmmaker and stop motion expert Kyle Roberts for some insight, tips and examples.