Michael VanPutten Archive

How to create fun stop motion animations

Boinx iStopMotion is a software application that enables you to create stop motion and time lapse animations using your Apple computer or iPad. Creating stop motion animations can be fun for both kids, parents, and teachers. The software makes it …

BlueSky Studios Challenge

Over the past few weeks a new favorite web site has crept into my daily web lurking. BlueSky Studios Challenge is a blog run by staff of BlueSky Studios (the folks who made ‘Ice Age’ and ‘Robots). Each week, the …

Elephants Dream

On May 18th, 2006 a team of six people released a beautiful animation under a creative commons license titled “Elephants Dream“. By May 29th, over 500,000 visitors had downloaded the animation. Over the months that followed remixes of the animation …