Heron Animation is a free stopmotion animation program that lets you take pictures from a webcam and assembles them into an animation.
Heron Animation is simple to use and has a clean and user-friendly interface, which make it perfect for beginners and more experienced animators alike.
Preview your animation before it's finished. Loop or only watch the last few frames as needed.
Overlay the previous image to position your objects more accurately.
Export a video
As an .MP4, .MOV, .AVI, or export the individual frames.
Use your keyboard to quickly take the pictures and move through your animation.
Works on Windows, MacOS and Linux.
Compatible with a wide range of webcams.
Heron Animation is still under developement. If you encounter any problem, want to share your ideas about the future of the software, or just want to send a friendly message, you can contact me.