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Marcel Teaches About Life

If you are running out of ideas of what to shoot with your HD DSLR, try this for a change. The hero of our video is a shell named Marcel (beautifully voiced by Jenny Slate), and “he” wears shoes. Oh, and he also teaches about life.

MARCEL THE SHELL WITH SHOES ON from Dean Fleischer-Camp on Vimeo.

Directed by Dean Fleischer-Camp
Marcel is voiced (untreated & unenhanced) by a genius named Jenny Slate
Written by Jenny Slate + Dean Fleischer-Camp


And here is a basic tutorial on how to do stop motion animation:

From frankfredlego [Hamster Productions]

It takes lots of patience to create even one second of animation (technically for cinematic smoothness, you’ll want to record 24 frames for every second of motion). So, storyboard an idea, get your characters, background and camera ready, set, roll!