Stop Motion Puppetry

I took an amazing course through Poketo and taught by Sean Pecknold and Adi Goodrich in Downtown LA – Sean has dome some wonderful paper cut-out stop motion films for Fleet Foxes among others. It has sort of shifted some of my digital work to a more hands-on approach the past few months


my first paper cut out film in class was this one – Karate Rabbit

Following the class – I built a multiple table so I could shoot layers of flat art a different depths of field – based on the technology pioneered by Walt Disney in the 1930’s – here is the initial setup: