World’s Strangest

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Drop Motion Animation

Stop motion animation? Meh, that’s a dime a dozen. So Greg Condon decided to do something a bit different: drop motion animation! Take a look: Hit play or go to Link [Vimeo] – Thanks Greg!

Game of Thrones in Stop-Motion LEGO

(Video Link) MatthewP and Monica Garcia’s LEGO version of the opening to Game of Thrones really works. Stop-motion animation is a good way of duplicating the clockwork movements that you see as cities and towns emerge from the map. -via Nerd Bastards

Proteigon: Amazing Papercraft Stop Motion Animation

This one is gorgeous: Proteigon, a mesmerizing papercraft stop motion animation made in two months by Steven Briand. Absolutely brilliant in its minimalist approach! Hit play or go to Link [Vimeo] – via Vultured

Blackboard War

(YouTube link) More than 2,500 still photos were taken to make this video. At first, you’ll wonder why they used stop-motion animation, but it soon becomes necessary. Then there are a few “how did they do that?” moments. If you like it, continue for the improved photographic stunts in the sequel. -via Metafilter Blackboard War II (YouTube [...]