Example stopmotion video 

Faculty Library of Social Sciences at University of Copenhagen 


Stop motion is a video format that uses a technique in which an object is physically manipulated (in small increments between individual shots), so that it appears to move on its own. Dolls or clay figures can be used, but also humans, household appliances or drawings.

Suitable for

introduction of a faculty or study program, explaining a concept (knowledge clip), student generated clip

DIY video tools

video recording tools, video editing tools, stop motion animation tools, smart phone tripod

Have it done


Good practice

Interview with Kai Heidemann

Overview of all video formats