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Stop Motion: Passion, Process and Performance by Barry C Purves

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DifferentTechniques

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Brian Cosgrove's drawing celebrating diversity.

It's a given that I prefer to work with puppets, and I structure the film around their strengths and abilities, but puppets are not the only way to go with stop motion. Most of us enjoy stop motion because we like touching something, but there are many different techniques, each one affecting the narrative and how you film.

Replacement puppets

Mostly my films have been about beautifully articulated puppets, and I'm not sure the films would have worked in another technique. ...

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