Stop motion animation

The 12 Principles of Animation

1) Squash and Stretch

2) Anticipation

3) Follow-Through and Overlapping Action

4) Arcs

5) Ease-In and Ease-Out

6) Timing

7) Secondary Action

8) Exaggeration

9) Staging

10) Straight Ahead Action and Pose to Pose

11) Solid Drawing

12) Appeal

(The Illusion of Life: Disney Animation)