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Fresh, brilliant software for stop motion animation.

A totally new interface with user-friendly design means Stop Motion Pro Eclipse will be a perfect vehicle for your characters and story.


Rigorusly tested by studios and animators, here's what they say:

Eclipse is a feature rich, high res stop motion animation program that let's you get right to animating and not bogged down by a huge learning curve or too much tech - Matthew Murphy

From $18

Interface switches between English, French, German, Spanish and Chinese 



JPL films

Currently exclusively for PC, we are actively developing a Mac version. 


Some of the great features packed into every copy of Eclipse:
  • Smooth playback at up to 30 frames per second
  • Track and plan movement with markers
  • Record audio while playing back animation
  • Capture multiple frames with one click
  • Customize shortcuts
  • Compatible with dozens of cameras
  • Advanced project management tools
  • Thumbnail editor


Intuitive design

While all new, Stop Motion Pro Eclipse has been developed with studios, schools and independent animators around the world.  It is the culmination of years of experience in the industry.

onionskin teaser



Move puppets with precision - Onionskinning makes it easy 

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Your characters can finally have a voice with new lip sync tools




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Layer sound effects with music or dialogue while you animate with the multi-track audio editor




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Your characters can fly through the air with the rig removal tool 



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Freedom to import images and videos into your animation



...Eclipse was easy to use and very intuitive. I would highly recommend to anyone that's a beginner or seasoned professional looking create stop motion movies. - Chris Ulrich, Chicago

Check out more tutorials in Animating with Eclipse pages.

Buy now / feature list

Eclipse Subscription*
Eclipse SD 
 Canon / Nikon DSLR tick tick X
 DSLR Image lab tool tick tick X
 Webcams / Video cameras tick tick tick
 Resolution max.  unlimited unlimited  800 x 600
 Import movies and stills tick tick tick
 Multitrack audio tick tick tick
 Onionskinning tick tick tick
 Chromakey  tick tick tick
 Rotoscope tick tick tick
 Looping functions tick tick tick
 Rig removal tick tick tick
 Paint on frames tick tick tick
 Dual monitors tick tick tick
 X-sheet / sound sync tick tick tick
 Markers tick tick tick
 Programable shortcut keys tick tick tick
 Arduino controller tick tick tick
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1pcs Eclipse subscription, per/month

1 pcs Eclipse SD
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Free trial


*Eclipse Subscription gives you payment/use flexibility with all the great features of Eclipse. You pay monthly via PayPal. Great for short projects, single assignments or short term use, it requires an active internet connection when using the software.


Go to our Online shop for:
  • Postal delivery
  • Network licenses
  • Bundles and hardware


Postal delivery

Delivery of boxed editions with keypad stickers is available from our online shop.


Information on upgrades from previous versions of Stop Motion Pro is available here.

Get started

What to do next:


1. Download the free trial.


2. Choose a camera or import option.


3. Test and use the software, following our tips.


4. Purchase via Paypal or reseller.


5. You will receive a serial number so you can download and unlock your copy of Eclipse.