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For beginners in stop motion, the compact camera is the most budget-friendly option and it can still produce great results.

If you’re just getting started with stop motion, a compact camera may be all you need.

Compact cameras are small and lightweight, making them easy to carry around. They’re also relatively inexpensive.

Some compact cameras have features that make them ideal for stop motion animation, such as interval recording and time-lapse modes.

However, compact cameras generally have lower image quality than DSLR or mirrorless cameras. They also have smaller sensors, which can make it difficult to get a sharp image.


Although a compact camera has all kinds of camera settings, many of them are automatic.

This means you won’t have as much control over the camera as you would with a DSLR or mirrorless camera.

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