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Time-lapse photography is a technique whereby the frequency at which film frames are captured (the frame rate) is much lower than that used to view the sequence. When played at normal speed, time appears to be moving faster and thus lapsing. For example, an image of a scene may be captured once every second, then played back at 30 frames per second. The result is an apparent 30-times speed increase.
Time-lapse photography can be considered the opposite of high speed photography or slow motion. The motion of the sun and stars in the sky, become very pronounced. If you wish to achieve this, check out the video below. Gavin Hoey explains some top notch time-lapse photography tips tricks from start to finish.
Here is a mixed collection of twenty beautiful time-lapse videos. Enjoy!
Lily – a rather flowery time lapse from Mark Rigler
Life in the Fast Lane: Hoi An – Ancient Town from Rob Whitworth
WhiteCliffs – Dover TimeLapse from Mattia Bicchi Photography
Chasing the storm from Nathan Kaso
Within Two Worlds from Goldpaint Photography
Paris In Motion (Part I) from Mayeul Akpov
Colorado- Great Sand Dunes from Daniel Kelly Brown
Just See from Thomas Brown
EuroLapse from David Kosmos Smith
Hdr skies – Part 2 from Tanguy Louvigny
Beautiful Guernsey by Phototoasty
Landscapes of Skye – A Time Lapse Video from David Watson
California Remix from Edwin Martinez
The Art Of Time-Lapse (Portland, Oregon) from John Eklund
Celestial Lights from Ole C. Salomonsen
Patagonia Time Lapse Video from Adam Colton
Singapore’2012 from zweizwei |motion timelapse
Midnight Sun | Iceland from SCIENTIFANTASTIC
Milky way -Route 292 Shiga Kusatsu Road- from mockmoon
3 Years At The Same Place (english) from Ramon
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