Dragonframe 4 Software

macOS 10.8+

Ubuntu 12.04+ 64-Bit

Try Dragonframe for 30 Days

Get started today with a free trial of Dragonframe 4 stop motion software. This is the same software used to capture feature films such as Kubo (Laika) and Tim Burton’s Frankenweenie (Disney).

We suggest that you use the trial to test your camera and familiarize yourself with the features of the program.

IMPORTANT: Images captured during the trial will have a watermark that cannot be removed.

We will send you a trial license to the
email address you provide here.

We have many resources to help you get started.

  • Start by watching our video tutorials here.
  • Check the setup instructions for your camera.
  • Visit our support center to find a thorough user manual, a list of FAQs, and instructions for requesting additional help.

The trial is valid for 30 days and has the following limitations:

  • Images will have a watermark that cannot be removed.
  • You can shoot up to 50 frames per take.
  • Camera RAW formats are not supported.

Dragonframe 3 Software

Mac OS X 10.6+

Mac OS X 10.4-10.9

Dragon Stop Motion 2 Software

Mac OS X 10.4-10.9

DMC-16/DMC+ Resources

DMC-16 User Guide

DMC+ User Guide

Firmware for DF 4+

Firmware for DF 3+

License Manager

The license manager provides an alternative activation method for schools and large institutions with many Dragonframe licenses. Contact support for more information.

User Guide

Mac OS X 10.8+

Additional Resources

Face Set : “Count Dragonframe”

IOTA Wiring Diagram

DF3 Flair Integration

eMotion TB3 DFMoco

eMotion TB3 Axis Setup

Older Software Releases