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I recently decided to upload some of my (very, very old) Lego stop-motion animations on my YouTube page (from when I was in my teenager years), and I was just curious if anyone else on here has ever made any stop-motion animations out of their legos (or still do), and if so, maybe we could help spread our love for Legos by sharing our YouTube channels/video links for people to view and enjoy?

My channel - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTnN3QFpRRFJGqeC29NcaBQ

If you're on YouTube and you enjoy any of my videos/find them entertaining, feel free to share, like (and maybe subscribe) and help spread the word if you think someone you know would enjoy them too.

(WARNING: During my teenager days, I was obsessed with using stage blood, and so my animations have a bit of Lego/toy violence, so if you don't like or want to see that, then feel free to not click on the videos haha...and I will say that there may have been a few Legos that were harmed during the filming of some of the scenes face with stuck-out tongue )
25 Jan 2017, 03:18
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My bro (MalMan35) and I have a stop motion website and channel. Here is the links to both...http://mem3500films.ml ------- https://m.youtube.com/channel/UC-HU--yg0K7uj-YfsuEYacA . He is the animator, I am the story writer ( not all the vids) and the set designer/model maker.
26 Jan 2017, 14:06
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I made a few stop motion films a while back. I'll try to get them uploaded. smiling face with open mouth and tightly-closed eyes
7 Feb 2017, 06:38
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I sort of am. It's been a while, and I am "working" on the original MacGyver theme. I think I may try animating part of it with Blender, just to see what it'll be like.
7 Feb 2017, 17:20
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I took the better ones and stuck them into one video. These are pretty old. I made them about 6-7 years ago in windows movie maker. face with stuck-out tongue
7 Feb 2017, 20:57
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@Azogthedefiler Nice job! Wow all those Minifigs in you video are from sets that I have. smiling face with open mouth Elite police was awesome.
I liked how you made the gun look like it was shooting with Legos. The Secret Entrance was a good set (as in movie set, like in a studio).
7 Feb 2017, 23:43
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@Gideon26 Ah, very cool. And nice videos too! I especially enjoyed your Lringles video; the Minifigure design of that carton character is perfect smiling face with open mouth and smiling eyes

@AzogTheDefiler Very nice! Your video reminds me of when I started out with my first animations too smiling face with open mouth
8 Feb 2017, 18:32
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I mostly do CGI but every once in awhile I'll play around with some stop motion.

24 Feb 2017, 20:43
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Have you guys seen The Magic Portal? It's one of the originals!!

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/jde4qHbCtSg?rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
15 Sep 2017, 14:17
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wow, that embedding really didn't work, sorry disappointed face
15 Sep 2017, 14:18
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I'm not a stop mo animator but I did used to work at Aardman and went on to animate on The Lego Movie, helped set up the stop motion animation style. Ha, always too afraid to try stop motion, the idea of fully working straight ahead scares the bejayziz out of me!
15 Sep 2017, 14:19
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so looking good, everybody, grand jobs all round
15 Sep 2017, 14:20
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@Hoooooof I'll pm you with the link you need to add a YouTube video to your post.
But no i haven't seen that video before. It sure is old!
15 Sep 2017, 17:23
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Whoa Aardman and The LEGO Movie!? That's awesome! Now I wonder if I could find you in the credits....
16 Sep 2017, 00:39
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thanks to Azog, here's a better FORMATTED link:

19 Sep 2017, 08:58
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I used to do stop motion for quite a while until I found out about Blender. I still have the channel for it!

21 Sep 2018, 17:05
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quick test i did yesterday

9 Oct 2018, 07:31
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or this one which might work better https://youtu.be/DEfeN1q2-lY
9 Oct 2018, 07:31
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9 Oct 2018, 07:33
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Hi guys, I will try to update the code to embed YouTube videos. They added new characters recently in the URL.
That is really cool stuff Hoooooof winking face
9 Oct 2018, 08:53
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