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  1. The Man from Niefldarth

    The Man from Niefldarth your worst nightmare!

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    I found a good animation program with wich y easily made my avatar, but now I want to do some animations based upon movies, like anakin does, or like dead boromir's avatar, but I don't know how to get movie frames... does someone know how to dissect a movie clip in frames and use them for an animation?
     
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    I use Power DVD to get movie frames.
    I make the window smaller and click "pause".
    After that I click the "frames"-button and then the "next frame"-button.
    Then again the "frames"-button and afterwards "next frame" and so on and so on.
    After it you copy all the frames into your animation program et voila your own movie based avatar.^_^
    For a 5-10 sec. animation you will have about 140 frames.
     
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    Cascador Who's Anakin?

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    I use the same DVD program to get those frames. But I also use quicktime trailers. The positive about Power DVD is that you can put your frames all together in one second in the gif animator, the negative is that you have to bug with those black lines above and under. In trailers you don't have those. But you have to place the frames one by one next to eachother.
     
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    Is iot the same thing for quicktime? if so, it will prevent me from downloading another software on my computer...
     
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    Cascador Who's Anakin?

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    Hey, I have something better! I discovered that with the software I used to make my avatar, I can download a short movie and open it in the software, choosing from wich to wich frame I want to open... isn'it great? it's easy and fast!
     
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    hey, anakin, who is the girl in your animation?
     
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    My first animation with more than 100 frames! sorry for the bad quality, the file was to big...
     
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    Hehehe,cool!!!
     
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    Cascador Who's Anakin?

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    Actually this animation I didn't make myself, it's a friend of mine called Sirithida from thailand
     
  12. The Man from Niefldarth

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    thank you, Cyllieth!
     
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    No prob.^^
    I love Family guy!
     
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    me too... especially stewie,,, the kind of kid I would like to have!
     
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