[BTS Video] World's Largest Stop Animation Shot On A Nokia N8

Who needs a clunky camera these days when you've got a 12 megapixel camera in your pocket. Shot using a Nokia N8, the guys over at Aardman (producers of Wallace & Gromit) broke the world record when they produced this short animation. The final video is only 1 minute and 31 seconds but it took them 5 days on the beach to shoot all the images. I think it goes without saying that the amount of time and effort it takes to produce a video like this is tremendous. Click the full post to see the final video.

Final Video
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I love this stuff! It's just cool!

Lauren Jonas's picture

I know! Have you ever seen the movie Mary and Max? Same kind of stuff but it took them 7 years to make! 

awesome video! wasn't it already on fstoppers though? i dunno.. i could be wrong

Patrick Hall's picture

I think I remember this post as well :) Be patient, Lauren is in training!

Garrett Graham's picture

It is good enough to watch twice :-)

Wow! just wow....

The video is really cool, i enjoy it so much. but i wonder... who pays for this work? i meant, those people work for free? just for make a short film to show it in vimeo? or is a personal work of somebody?, i'm an ignorant of these stuff.

Nokia is paying for it. No doubt about that.

Jens Marklund's picture


You've posted this video before

Lauren Jonas's picture

Sorry Jens! I'm new to Fstoppers! I'll make a more conscious effort to not let this happen again! 

one might consider this worth reposting ;) :D