When it comes to stop motion and animation, I must admit I am not very experienced. But as a young teenager a program used by many others alike was all the craze.
This program was called “Stick Pivot Animator”.
It literally did what it said in the title, allowed you to make stick figure animations using pivots at the joints, creating stop motion frames which you could play from start to finish to analyse your progress. Not a lot to say on this post, just a point of topic relating to where animation started for me personally.
this is a screenshot of the program: