Time-lapse

How Autumn is captured through time-lapse – Time Lapse Photography Article

How Autumn is captured through time-lapse Autumn is upon us, so now seems a good time to explore how the season is captured and celebrated through time-lapse. Video sequences can speedily reveal its gradual vibrancy and magnify subtle changes.  This seasonal change is celebrated throughout the world, and therefore it is interesting to focus on how autumn is captured in different landscapes and cities. Time-lapse photography is an ideal way to be transported and immersed in beautiful, changing scenery. Although…

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Capturing a new education facility for Modulek Ltd – Time Lapse Photography Article

Capturing a new education facility for Modulek Ltd As modular construction gains popularity, we worked with Modulek to time-lapse one of their latest projects, at Solihull Sixth Form college. With the project taking place on a ‘live’ school site, our highly skilled engineers worked closely with Modulek to ensure a safe, secure position for our camera system, whilst also attaining the best angle for optimum capture. From February to May 2020, we captured the whole project, from the groundworks right…

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Road construction through time-lapse | Time-Lapse Systems – Time Lapse Photography Article

Road construction through time-lapse | Time-Lapse Systems With Boris Johnsons New Deal pledge to ‘build, build, build’, investment in infrastructure and road building is set to increase. As approval for transport system projects across the UK is confirmed, now seems a good time to focus on how time-lapse photography can effectively document road construction.   Tipner Park and Ride construction With the Prime Minister promising: “we will build, build, build. Build back better, build back greener, build back faster and…

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Offsite Construction through Time-Lapse | Time-Lapse Systems – Time Lapse Photography Article

Offsite Construction through Time-Lapse | Time-Lapse Systems Offsite construction is a rapidly expanding sector in the UK building industry. This construction technique is now used across many build sectors, including housing, healthcare, education, leisure, and hotels. Offsite and modern methods of construction (MMC) are being increasingly used due to their speed, cost-effectiveness, and versatility. Showcasing offsite construction through time-lapse videos is an excellent way to highlight these benefits. With high-resolution Ultra HD footage, video can capture the efficiency, ease, and…

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Red Jet 7 ferry build revealed in time-lapse video – Time Lapse Photography Article

Red Jet 7 ferry build revealed in time-lapse video Almost two years since it was set into service by the Duchess of Cornwall, the incredible build of RedJet 7 is now revealed through our time-lapse video. With our long-standing relationship with Wight Shipyard, our bespoke camera systems were already in situ at the shipyard, allowing us to instantly begin capture of the RedJet 7 build process some 11 months before its launch. Time-lapse of RedJet 7 part way through construction…

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Celebrating Architectural Photography on World Photography Day | – Time Lapse Photography Article

Celebrating Architectural Photography on World Photography Day | We’re celebrating architectural photography on World Photography Day by looking at how its different genres help us explore and visualise the world. World Photography Day on the 19th August, is a day dedicated to worldwide photography. The date is historical, as in 1839 the French government purchased the patent of the invention of the daguerreotype – a photographic process – and announced it a gift “Free to the World”. Every year images…

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Modular Builds for Schools through Time-Lapse – Time Lapse Photography Article

Modular Builds for Schools through Time-Lapse Modular building has gradually been entering the mainstream and is now definitely having its ‘moment’. It has become popular for use in education builds due to the ease, speed, and high quality that it now offers. New facilities can be constructed quickly whilst also offering bespoke first-rate solutions.  To shine a light on these benefits, time-lapse construction videos can capture the whole modular build process. They show how swift and straightforward projects run from…

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Mass timber construction through time-lapse – Time Lapse Photography Article

Mass timber construction through time-lapse Mass timber may be the greener way of housing a growing population. With the development and innovation of engineered timber, specifically cross-laminated timber, it seems as though there is a future for this sustainable building material.Time-lapse videos are a great way to showcase mass timber’s benefits and the whole construction process. They show the ease, speed, and quality of projects right from the first CLT panel in the factory through to the fast construction on…

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A Look at Driving Time-Lapse – Time Lapse Photography Article

A Look at Driving Time-Lapse Driving time-lapse can capture surroundings and a different place in just a few minutes of video. From a hectic city to the wide-open landscapes, you instantly get a sense of the place through time-lapse.There are many types of driving time-lapse. Those that focus on surroundings, those that focus on motion or others that are created based on the experience of driving. With clever editing, time-lapse smoothly pieces together the motion of driving as well as…

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Travel Destination Time-Lapse | Time-Lapse Systems – Time Lapse Photography Article

Travel Destination Time-Lapse | Time-Lapse Systems The tourism and travel industry have long known the power of a destination time-lapse video.Time-lapse photography is a perfect medium for travel. The beauty, uniqueness, and diversity of a country, city or landscape can be translated through imagery in just a few minutes of video. This marketing tool quickly captures the essence of a destination. In a few minutes of escapism, a viewer can be fully absorbed in an environment and hopefully be tempted…

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How Site Monitoring is Helping in the ‘New Normal’ – Time Lapse Photography Article

How Site Monitoring is Helping in the ‘New Normal’ Site monitoring has shown its ever-growing importance as the world has had to adjust to a ‘new normal’ with the Covid-19 pandemic, with the full potential of time-lapse photography utilised by its dual capability as a site monitoring solution.iRis 4.0, provided by Time-Lapse SystemsWhat are the key benefits of site monitoring?Remote monitoring in the ‘new normal’One of the key benefits of time-lapse camera systems in the ‘new normal’ is their remote…

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Hospital Construction Time-Lapse | Time-Lapse Systems – Time Lapse Photography Article

Hospital Construction Time-Lapse | Time-Lapse Systems Hospital construction is key to the nation’s health, from the rapidly created hospitals for the Covid-19 pandemic to the meticulously planned, purpose-designed, permanent builds for the NHS. Hospital construction time-lapse can document all variations of these builds, offering short-term to long-term capture depending on the length and scale of projects.Above: Radiotherapy Centre construction at Royal Worcestershire HospitalHow have new hospitals been built so quickly?Hospital builds have been in the news extensively due to the…

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Bridge Construction Time-Lapse | Time-Lapse Systems – Time Lapse Photography Article

Bridge Construction Time-Lapse | Time-Lapse Systems Bridge construction is an essential part any infrastructure network, helping to create effective, smooth flowing road and rail transportation routes.Time-lapse capture can document all aspects of bridge construction, from bridge engineering and manufacturing to installation and demolition. Bridge construction time-lapse captures the complex work involved in building bridges of all types, size, and scale.How is a bridge constructed?Modern bridges are constructed in a multitude of ways, depending on the terrain and the physical obstruction…

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St Thomas’s Church refurbishment time-lapse video| Time-Lapse Systems – Time Lapse Photography Article

St Thomas’s Church refurbishment time-lapse video| Time-Lapse Systems Our time-lapse video from St Thomas’s Church, Salisbury, helps to document the most extensive refurbishment undertaken at the building since Victorian times.In just five weeks in early 2020, the central nave of the church was fully renovated to create an attractive, multi-purpose space for religious and community events, helped by the church’s Quest 2020 fundraising campaign.We meticulously planned and built two completely bespoke fixing solutions for this, designing them with sensitivity to…

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Night Sky Time-Lapse Photography | Time-Lapse-Systems – Time Lapse Photography Article

Night Sky Time-Lapse Photography | Time-Lapse-Systems One of the most popular genres of time-lapse photography is the night sky due to its magical, mysterious appeal. Spectacular time-lapse videos show the wonders of the night sky, capturing details unseen to the human eye. This natural phenomenon is so special and awe inspiring that it has its own genre, night sky time-lapse photography, also known as astrophotography.How do you capture night sky photos?To capture stunning night sky photos for time-lapse the right…

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Time-Lapse Captures the Seasons | Time-Lapse Systems – Time Lapse Photography Article

Time-Lapse Captures the Seasons | Time-Lapse Systems Time-lapse photography is an effective way of documenting the transition and change throughout the seasons. Each season brings noticeable changes to the landscape, and this can be emphasised quickly using time-lapse. Time-lapse captures the seasons, accelerating change so that natural occurrences happen in a visually much shorter timeframe.Using a series of still images in rapid sequence means that within a few minutes, time-lapse can quickly show seasonal changes spanning a whole year. Time-lapse…

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Time-lapse video reveals new roof at No. 1 Court, Wimbledon – Time Lapse Photography Article

Time-lapse video reveals new roof at No. 1 Court, Wimbledon FOLLOWING its debut at the 2019 Wimbledon Championships, No. 1 Court’s complex installation is brought to life in our specially commissioned time-lapse video.Working with main contractor Sir Robert McAlpine, in association with Groundbreak Productions, we have produced a three-minute time-lapse documenting this incredible journey from start to finish.Every aspect of managing our time-lapse camera systems throughout had to be thought through carefully, and required regular liaison with all parties to…

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Time-lapse shows ‘The Great Excavation’ at Royal Albert Hall – Time.Lapse Photography Article

OUR work with the prestigious Royal Albert Hall continues, as we help to document the latest major development at the world-class entertainment venue. As part of preparations for the Hall’s landmark 150th year in 2021, the south-west quadrant of the venue has been extended to transform the iconic foundations of the Grade I listed building. Since February 2017 we have been capturing The Great Excavation, where over 5,000m³ of earth was excavated from site to create a new state-of-the-art two-storey…

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Time-lapse photography and demolition | Time-Lapse Systems – Time Lapse Photography Article

Time-lapse photography and demolition | Time-Lapse Systems Like time-lapse construction edits, demolition is also a process that is methodically complex and that benefits variously from incremental capture.As invaluable to a contractor who is erecting large scale builds such as skyscrapers or sporting stadia, regular interval photography is just as advantageous for demolition companies wishing to demonstrate their methods.The results of rigorous work done by wrecking balls, cranes and bulldozers, or hydraulic excavators to undermine and dismantle structures of any kind…

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Our time-lapse specialisms: spotlight on internal projects – Time Lapse Photography Article

Our time-lapse specialisms: spotlight on internal projects COMPLEX racking installations, branch-specific retail fit-outs, logistical warehouse operations and boat builds. These are just some of the varied internal works that our camera systems have been utilised to capture.We have time-lapsed an array of interior works, including retail & office fit-outs, warehouse developments for large corporations and household names, as well as specific branch improvements for pharmaceutical chains and multinational businesses.The bespoke nature of our time-lapse solutions gives us the freedom and…

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Time-Lapse Trends: aerial perspectives | Time-Lapse Systems – Time Lapse Photography Article

Time-Lapse Trends: aerial perspectives | Time-Lapse Systems “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.In this latest instalment of “Time-Lapse Trends”, we showcase various examples – including some of our own  work – using aerial time-lapse…

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Time-lapse Photographer Captures Amazing Footage of New York City Blackout – Photography Article

The recent blackout in New York City that happened on the anniversary of the infamous 1977 blackout took out a swath of the west side of Manhattan for approximately five hours. One time-lapse photographer happened to have his camera aimed at that exact spot, and his footage is absolutely fascinating. The July 13 blackout hit at about 7 pm local time, with power failing on the west side of Manhattan, interrupting service for about 73,000 customers. Power was eventually restored…

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Time-lapse capture for special venues – Time.Lapse Photography Article

Time-lapse photography is commissioned widely across various scenarios, which are not limited to construction. For special event venues, for instance, there are many ways to utilise this method to great effect. Sports, music, conferences, outdoor and indoor concerts; venues may accommodate some or all of these events. Both venue and event are unique in terms of their specifications and requirements so, for time-lapse specialists, it is vital to be equipped to capture every detail. Why time-lapse capture? But why should…

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Documenting the core cities of the Northern Powerhouse – Time.Lapse Photography Article

As the proposal to boost the economic profile of the North of England recently hit a five year milestone, we have worked extensively in many of the key city regions. From Manchester, Leeds and Liverpool to Hull, Newcastle and Sheffield, our leading time-lapse services have been utilised to capture developments in various sectors. Demolition & construction, road, rail & other infrastructure, City of Culture ventures, student accommodation and brand new venues are just some of the varied projects to have…

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7 benefits of construction site monitoring – Time.Lapse Photography Article

Site monitoring refers to an important application that can be provided alongside a traditional time-lapse offering, enabling full visual coverage of construction works via networked camera systems. Like time-lapse photography itself, this is a visual solution which yields numerous benefits for those involved in construction work. Projects and the activities involved in this sector may vary but a professional time-lapse company will provide the right visual tools to capture the job in full, regardless of context. In this blog we…

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Osaka Power: An Energetic Video Tour of Japan Second Largest City – Photography Article

Often shadowed by Tokyo, Osaka is an important cultural and economic center of the Land of the Rising Sun. German film-maker Christoph Gelep, delivers a fast pace video tour by capturing the traditional and modern side of the second largest city in Japan. Following his first viral video of Japan – Hello Tokyo – M. Gelep who now lives in Tokyo started the pre-production of Osaka Power in 2016. He explains to Fstoppers:  My initial idea was to build upon…

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Time-Lapse Trends: capturing summertime | Time-Lapse Systems – 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. It might be the time for you to be packing your bags for your holidays, jetting off abroad, or just enjoying summertime from your own backyard. All of…

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We capture biggest rooftop redevelopment at Wimbledon since Centre Court – Time.Lapse Photography Article

Already seeing action from Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams and Roger Federer at this year’s Championship, No. 1 Court has a brand new roof – which we time-lapsed throughout its installation. As the second-biggest tennis show court in South West London, this £70m rooftop project involved meticulous planning from start to completion. Liaising at every stage with main contractor Sir Robert McAlpine and our clients Groundbreak Productions, our engineers meticulously planned & coordinated a strategy to ensure consistent, high quality capture…

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Time-Lapse Photographer Captures Stunning Meteor Explosion While Fast Asleep – Photography Article

One cold night a few weeks ago, photographer Matthew Vandeputte set a time-lapse running and went to bed for the night. In the morning, he discovered that his sequence had captured an incredible meteor crashing into the Earth’s atmosphere, creating a stunning trail and leaving a spectacular puff of smoke. If only we could all shoot images like this while unconscious. As detailed on his blog, Vandeputte was traveling through Utah with the intention of shooting a load of astrophotography…

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5 examples of internal capture time-lapse – Time.Lapse Photography Article

Time-lapse is just as effective at capturing the ‘inside story’ as it is at documenting external developments. We look back at five internal time-lapses to demonstrate how. Watching an unused or empty building be transformed into a functional and eye-catching space is useful in a number of ways. Firstly, a time-lapse video demonstrates how architectural vision, building skills and engineering can culminate into a finished project. This is extremely valuable for the companies involved, as they are able to market…

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