Campers will produce their own stop-motion animation movies with LEGO people and bricks. Campers will create storyboards, build characters, develop backdrops and use a high-definition webcam to produce their short movies. Each camper is provided a USB drive with a trial version of the iKitMovie software and a library of graphics and music files to continue producing movies at home. Movies produced in camp will also be saved on their USB drive, to show off to friends and family.
Who Can Attend ?
Program designed for kids ages 5 - 12, Stop Motion Animation WTU STEM Camp is a great introduction into movie production, video editing, and Hollywood effects. No previous animation experience is needed.
What Will Kids Learn ?
Kids will learn stop-motion animation using iKITMovie software technology.
We also show campers how to add some Hollywood effects like green-screening (also called chroma key), rotoscoping, and time-lapse photography. Campers make multiple movies during the week of summer camp, perfecting their craft like a true movie director, using the following steps:
- The cost of this program is $230 during a 5-day week of camp.