Last week saw the announcement and commencement of a new youtube channel created by Seth Green and Matt Senreich; Stoopid Monkey.
I was lucky enough to get a chance to animate a little on Stoopid Monkey over at Buddy System Studios. The Buddies have been exploring and perfecting a unique style of animation using paper-doll-like puppets shot on a downshooter green screen and composited with live action - see their Soulja Boy animation.
Click here to see the Buddies' blogging about Stoopid.
(Cameron Baity did the character animation here, but I animated Stoopid's tail on a second pass.)
Here's a little behind the scenes, including my brief waving scene which is eerily reminiscent to the Hoppus video in the Foo Fighters post:
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