Timelapse Travels

Storm Timelapse – Lessons Learned – Timelapse Travels – Time Lapse Photography Article

Storm Timelapse – Lessons Learned – Timelapse Travels This past weekend there was an opportunity to try some storm photography I had been tracking the weather on the Storm Radar app and saw that NYC was going to have a thunderstorm later in the afternoon. The first location that came to mind was Fort Wadsworth which is near the Verrazano Bridge in Staten Island. The overlook is fairly far away from the city but you can still zoom in and…

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Beach timelapses – The toughest timelapse to take? – Timelapse Travels – Time Lapse Photography Article

Beach timelapses – The toughest timelapse to take? – Timelapse Travels Where is the toughest timelapse to take?  A beach…. Last weekend I went to Belmar NJ to take a timelapse of the beach at sunset.  I was also planning to take a drone timelapse but it was too windy.  The weather was a bit cold and very windy which meant pretty rough water.  I’ve always struggled to take timelapses of waves because they move so fast and are unpredictable.…

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First Northern Lights Timelapse – Timelapse Travels – Time Lapse Photography Article

First Northern Lights Timelapse – Timelapse Travels I was in Jasper national park two weeks ago and got a surprising opportunity to photograph the northern lights! It was our last day in the park and we had to leave early to get to the airport. We decided to try some astrophotography from 2 AM to 5 AM and head out from there. For those that dont know – – Jasper national park in Canada is the world’s second largest dark…

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

Top 3 Places to Photograph Vienna – Timelapse Travels 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…

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Kaaterskill Falls Day Trip – Timelapse Travels – Time.Lapse Photography Article

If you live in the NYC / NJ area and want to explore or hike then I recommend Kaaterskill Falls in the Catskill Mountains. The waterfalls are two stage and very impressive. The trail is about 2 hours from NYC and is a perfect day trip. We got there around noon and hiked the half mile to the waterfalls. There are several viewpoints after a steep climb. The first one is of both waterfalls and has some cool perspectives. After…

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Sunsets in Ireland – Always a Surprise and Unique – Timelapse Travels – Time.Lapse Photography Article

This past week I was in Kinsale, Ireland which is a beautiful seaside town in Cork (southeastern Ireland). I had some free time to shoot timelapses and two nights in a row I walked for shoots. The Irish weather is always a mystery so my recommendation is to never be discouraged by it or on the flip side optimistic. The first evening I walked towards Charles Fort which overlooks the town from the otherside of the harbor. The walk was…

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Cherry Blossoms – Timelapse – Timelapse Travels – Time.Lapse Photography Article

This past weekend the cherry blossoms were blooming in New Jersey. Branch Brook Park in Newark actually has the largest collection of cherry trees in the country so I took a trip. The area was obviously very crowded because of all the beautiful trees. I was hoping to get a nice timelapse but found it difficult. My first gut instinct was to shoot the sun behind the tree flowers. I tried this with a 4 second interval so that some…

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Beach Photographs – How not to make them boring – Timelapse Travels – Time.Lapse Photography Article

Shooting landscapes or timelapses at the beach is one of the most difficult things to do in my opinion in travel photography. This is beacause the beach and a sunrise/sunset are so beautiful but the images can be so boring! Here are my two tips: 1) Explore the beach about 2 hours before sunset and find a composition 2) Photograph a foreground element that tells a story with the sunset How often do you just see the image of water,…

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