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A marriage of music and visuals – Time Lapse Photography Article

Over the past few months, I’ve been pre-occupied finalising my latest time-lapse titled Terrestrial South New Zealand.  These are must see awe-inspiring scenes from New Zealand’s less frequented areas and a “marriage of beautiful scenery with fitting music” attributed to award-winning New Zealand composer, Rhian Sheehan. ‘Terrestrial South: New Zealand’ depicts the beauty of nature in some of the less frequented areas of Aotearoa New Zealand.  The scenes show the change in light, the beauty of unusual rock forms, unique clouds,…

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Otherworldly 4K time-lapse will make you discover Chile’s deserts at night — Time Lapse Network – Time Lapse Photography Article

This short-film features innovative sequences like a night hyper-lapse and the most detailed astrolapse yet thanks to deep-sky techniques. Adrien Mauduit shared with us the following details on his video: Ever since I started astrophotography I’ve waited to visit the dark skies of Chile. I took advantage of the total solar eclipse of July 2nd to give me a ‘good excuse’ to go there and shoot astrolapses as well. For a bit more than two weeks, Alyn Wallace and I…

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Speed up Lightroom for timelapse editing – Time Lapse Photography Article

In this article I will explain how you can speed up Lightroom for timelapse editing.With the latest versions of Adobe Lightroom a very frustrating and time consuming bug has crept into the software.The ‘copy/paste settings’ or ‘synchronise settings’ action now takes minutes instead of seconds.This article explores a different workflow to increase your efficiency when editing timelapse sequences.I realise that this technically isn’t speeding up Lightroom however I worded it that way for SEO purposes so that more people would…

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#WorldPhotographyDay – a celebration of photography and all its elements – Time Lapse Photography Article

Monday 19th August, 2019 is #WorldPhotographyDay – an “annual, worldwide celebration of the art, craft, science and history of photography.” We explore each of these elements with reference to some of our previous blogs.World Photography Day looks to develop a movement beyond its annual one day occurrence, with the intention of continuing to inspire positive impact across the globe.Social media makes this easier to facilitate because these platforms give photographs an immediate, worldwide audience. Connections can be fostered and may…

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Celebrating photography for #WorldPhotographyDay | Time-Lapse Systems – Time Lapse Photography Article

Monday 19th August, 2019 is #WorldPhotographyDay – an “annual, worldwide celebration of the art, craft, science and history of photography.” We explore each of these elements with reference to some of our previous blogs.World Photography Day looks to develop a movement beyond its annual one day occurrence, with the intention of continuing to inspire positive impact across the globe.Social media makes this easier to facilitate because these platforms give photographs an immediate, worldwide audience. Connections can be fostered and may…

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Spectacular mountains and glaciers from the Mont Blanc Massif — Time Lapse Network – Time Lapse Photography Article

This timelapse film takes you to the high alpine landscapes of the Mont Blanc Massif with spectacular mountains and giant glaciers as you have never seen before, all accompanied by beautifully composed music. Florian Nick shared with us the following details on his video, which was created using LRTimelapse: Every year millions of people come to experience the majestic mountains around Chamonix in the French Alps. Whether theyʼre mountain climbers, backcountry skiers, hikers or tourists – they all embrace the…

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Top 3 Places to Photograph Vienna – Timelapse Travels – Time Lapse Photography Article

Earlier this summer I went to Vienna, Austria for a weekend and had a chance to explore the beautiful city.  I wanted to give my top 3 favorite places to take photographs! 1. Schönbrunn Palace This is the winter palace of Vienna which is just a short train ride away from the city centre.  This location is perfect because it’s perfect for architecture, landscape, and nature photography.  The palace grounds have several nature walks including a hill after a steep…

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Documenting £5.5m Royal Bridge Pontoon replacement at Sheerness – Time Lapse Photography Article

WE captured over 50,000 images using our fully-managed, dual-camera system set up as Beckett Rankine installed a new pontoon at Peel Ports’ London Medway facility.With the first camera system set back behind the pontoon, capturing an overview of developments, the second was strategically positioned waterside looking down over the works. This allowed for ample coverage of the replacement without hinderance to the safe operations carried out by personnel on site.From these positions, we covered all key manoeuvres throughout the project,…

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REMOVE – REPAINT – RESEAL – Time Lapse Photography Article

Click here to view the embedded video. The Gig Loyola Marymount University, an NCAA D1 school in Westchester, CA hired me to provide time-lapse and live-action footage for a marketing video they’ve put together to share with students, alumni and benefactors about the school’s rebranding mission. It’d been a little over a decade since their gymnasium floor was last tended to. As part of the rebranding campaign LMU had a new logo designed and launched a marketing campaign to get…

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Gimbal hyperlapse vs handheld hyperlapse – Time Lapse Photography Article

What are the pros and cons of shooting a hyperlapse on a gimbal vs shooting a hyperlapse the manual (handheld) way? This article explains the differences between two different hyperlapse shooting methods.If you don’t like to read you can check out the video I made about the subject right here. Handheld hyperlapseI shoot 99% of all my hyperlapse sequences the handheld way. (other people often use tripods or monopods)This means I frame up my shot, take a photo, take a…

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5 benefits of remote time-lapse capture – Time Lapse Photography Article

Remote capture has multiple benefits: here are five ways in which it can work for you.Time-lapse photography is a fruitful method in many respects but it is probably best known for its ability to compress time.Taking its definition from the way it can make time appear to be moving much faster – or ‘lapsing’ – time-lapse can bring out the subtleties of many subjects. A construction build, celestial motion, a child growing day-by-day, a special sporting event: these are all…

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Must see awe inspiring scenes from New Zealand’s less frequented areas — Time Lapse Network – Time Lapse Photography Article

Social media comments attributed to date include: “This should be a tourism video for New Zealand”. “It’s a marriage of beautiful scenery with fitting music”. “This deserves to go viral” Stephen Patience shared with us the following details on his video, which was polished with LRTimelapse: ‘Terrestrial South: New Zealand’ depicts the beauty of nature in some of the less frequented areas of Aotearoa New Zealand. The scenes show the change in light, the beauty of unusual rock forms, unique…

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A stunning 4K time-lapse full of supercells and tornadoes — Time Lapse Network – Time Lapse Photography Article

This film has two years worth of storm footage captured across the central plains of the U.S. in 2018 and 2019, all recorded in 8K resolution and displayed in 4K. Mike Olbinski shared with us the following details on his video, which was cleaned up using LRTimelapse. Credits If you want to know more about Mike Olbinski, don’t forget check the following out:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCopMlh9gz8P27dpHg-4GXeA We’re Listening Have something to say about this time-lapse video? Leave a comment, or share it with…

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Working with Airbus at the Goodwood Speed Festival 2019 – Time Lapse Photography Article

Feature image © Airbus/ Jan Wood. Used with permission.As part of our continued capture of the new Mars rover, we recently built a tailored viewing solution for a special Airbus exhibition at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2019.Two of our camera systems are currently installed at the aerospace pioneer’s Stevenage base, capturing as final assembly of the robotic vehicle – officially known as the Rosalind Franklin rover – is taking place ahead of its exploratory mission to Mars in 2020.In addition…

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Only in silence can we hear the song of nature — Time Lapse Network – Time Lapse Photography Article

Natural silence is not the absence of sound from nature it is the absence of noise from modern life. Casper Rolsted shared with us the following details on his video: This is the third episode in my silence project. Through a series of films I will present nature at its most natural. To fully capture the authentic atmosphere of the places I will combine the visuals with detailed soundscapes. No music or artificial sound effects will be used in the…

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Time-Lapse Trends: the world of fashion – Time Lapse Photography Article

“Time-Lapse Trends” is a video blog series which draws attention to some of the many exciting trends in time-lapse production. We feature a new trend in each instalment, to demonstrate the scope of the medium and the various ways in which it is applied, ranging from the popular to the more obscure.From red carpet events, cat walks and the latest trends, the world of fashion is a hive of activity and creativity. Time-lapse is utilised in many ways to shed…

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My hyper day, by Juraj Prostinák — Time Lapse Network – Time Lapse Photography Article

Welcome to non-stop movement, from start to end. From sunrise to sunset. By professional photographer Juraj Prostinák. Juraj shared with us the following details on his video, which was polished using LRTimelapse: Last summer when I saw Kirill’s Neiezhmakov long hyperlapse day to night shot in Zagreb Timelapse, I wanted learn this smooth “hyperwalking”.After some test shots I decided for non-stop movement from start to end. From sunrise to sunset.My first idea was one take hyperlapse in one day but…

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Oregon and Washington Landscape Photography Vlog – Time Lapse Photography Article

Seascape Photography and Aerial Video on the Oregon Coast The Pacific North West is by far one of my favorite places to capture images. I am excited to share this new vlog series with you all, where I cruise around with my girlfriend Jenny. Capturing Landscape Photography, Timelapse and Aerial video of Oregon and Washington. In this episode we head up the Southern Oregon coastline. We check out the beautiful redwoods and shoot a memorable sunset in Bandon. Capturing Flowers…

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Time-lapse Scotland | Time-Lapse Systems – Time Lapse Photography Article

FROM capturing at the first-ever European Championships to construction some of the UK’s biggest companies’ headquarters, we have helped to document some of Scotland’s most iconic construction projects of recent years.As one of Europe’s leading managed time-lapse providers, we regularly help to capture projects across Scotland – from Dumfries & Galloway to as far north as Stornoway.Our time-lapse & video solutions have been utilised widely to document significant regional developments in important sectors, including education, construction, sport and entertainment.Marking sporting…

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Why choose time-lapse capture for transport developments? – Time Lapse Photography Article

With the likes of HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail hitting the headlines recently, it’s clear that major investments are being made to improve transport across the UK. How effective is time-lapse photography at showcasing major developments like these?With the recent announcement that the new Prime Minister pledges to back Northern Powerhouse Rail, transport developments remain a priority for the UK.This comes a few weeks after the wider Northern Powerhouse proposal – a government initiative to boost the economic profile of…

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Documenting legacies of space travel with photography – Time Lapse Photography Article

Above: credit to NASA for this feature image.Cameras have been there at every step of our discoveries in outer space. We consider the significance of photographic technologies beyond earth.The Apollo 50th celebrations occurring earlier this month marked Apollo 11’s historic flight to the moon back in 1969.Since then, space exploration has continued to flourish, with broader investigations of other planets in our solar system too.Photographing the lunar legacyThe lunar legacy that has since followed American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz…

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Must have timelapse software LRTimelapse explained – Time Lapse Photography Article

I don’t know a single serious timelapse photographer who doesn’t own a copy of the timelapse software LRTimelapse.It is an absolute MUST HAVE if you want to process timelapse footage.Get your copy of LRTimelapse here.Disclaimer: some of the links on this page are affiliate links.The software works alongside Adobe Lightroom to colour grade your photos, gradually change certain settings, deflicker your footage and render out a beautiful timelapse video file.Check out this video I made to see some examples. What…

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5 benefits of time-lapse for retail developments – Time Lapse Photography Article

Time-lapse photography can offer many opportunities for developments in any number of retail settings. Here, we discuss five particular benefits of time-lapse for retailers of various kinds.Works can range from important on-site developments such as an internal fit-out, the construction of an entirely new commercial venue, or more of a way to understand how customers navigate a retail environment.Whatever it is you are looking to achieve by documenting your retail project, time-lapse can be adapted to suit various environments but…

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Time-lapse video catch-up – what you might’ve missed – Time Lapse Photography Article

With so much content flooding the Internet, it is easy to miss things. Here’s a few of our favourite time-lapse videos fresh from the past seven days.One of the main perks of time-lapse photography is that it grants speed to progress; images are captured at a much lower, regulated frame rate than when viewed together in sequence, thus creating the illusion that time is ‘lapsing.’This is just as effective working close-up with your subject as it is when shooting from…

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Assembling an images sequence into a video – Time.Lapse Photography Article

Assembling videos with a software   There is a wide variety of video assembly softwares but the purpose of this article is not to make it an exhaustive review. Most of it offer to import an images sequence by selecting the first file of the sequence and guessing the others (hence the importance of the nommage of the files detailed in the previous chapter). We’ll study three of them in this article: FFmpeg: a free command line program that works…

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Exhilarating 27,000 Frame Time lapse Captured while Storm Chasing in the Great Plains — Time Lapse Network – Time Lapse Photography Article

LIFT: The Storm is Coming showcases the magnificent beauty of nature, even at her worst. Ron Risman shared with us the following details on his video, which was polished using LRTimelapse: LIFT: The Storm is Coming showcases the magnificent beauty of nature, even at her worst. The rotation and movement of the sky, the inflow into these storms and the strong outflow – with wind gusts as high at 90 MPH, create an exhilarating chase and photographic experience. The time…

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5 things you want to keep in mind for BETTER timelapses! – Time Lapse Photography Article

Here are 5 lesser known timelapse tips to shoot better footage.I made this list a while back for my newsletter subscribers. You can join in on the fun and subscribe at the bottom of this page.I use all 5 of these timelapse tips on every single shoot I do, and they’re among the first few things I teach to any of my students.1. Use filtersIn cinematography you’ll hear people talk about the 180 degree rule.It’s a rule that tells you…

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The basics of timelapse photography – Time Lapse Photography Article

If you’re into taking photos or making videos and would like to know what the basics of timelapse photography are then you’ve come to the right place.This tutorial will teach you everything you need to know about shooting and editing a basic timelapse sequence.Timelapse photography is an art form which acts like a looking glass into another dimension. I know that’s a hefty line but it’s true, trust me.Timelapse is wildly popular on TV and I can’t name a single…

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Dual camera systems capture Coast Road Junction improvements – Time Lapse Photography Article

We time-lapse the transformation of the A19/A1058 Coast Road into the North East’s first triple-decker junction.With the first camera system positioned on the northbound side of the roundabout, and camera two on the opposite side, we could encompass the full scale of these complex works.Working with our client WSP, we identified two ideal positions to site independent towers onto which to install our systems. These were chosen not only to achieve the best possible angles, but also with all operatives’…

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You Get What You Wait For – Time Lapse Photography Article

18 hours of continuous pouring. 1350 concrete trucks. 8 pumping trucks. Middle of the night through sun rise. A target rich environment. AWESOMENESS! I had the job. It was mine. We agreed on the price. The scope of work. The deadline. I had sent in the insurance certificate, the W-9 and deposit request. Just had to wait for final approval from upstairs. Then like a fart in the wind, it was gone. Poof. Disappointed? Most certainly. But when big business…

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