Category: Event

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Event news and blogs

Due to the fast-paced nature and short-term time-frames, our time-lapse systems have provided invaluable insight of events to countless companies and leisure operators. Read all about the special occasions we have been involved with in our event news section of our blog.

A newly completed Hull Venue (aka Bonus Arena) after Hull's UK City of Culture year in 2017

Capturing Hull’s year as UK City of Culture

Marking the opening of Hull’s new Bonus Arena – the latest of many exciting developments in the City of Culture – we report on our involvement capturing this landmark build.

Screenshot of Wicker Man ride time-lapse from Alton Towers Resort documentary Inside Alton Towers broadcast on Channel 4

Another of our time-lapses features on national television

Following the public release of our long-term, rapid interval time-lapse video of Wicker Man’s construction, our work also featured on Channel 4’s ‘Inside Alton Towers’ documentary, tracking the inside story of the roller coaster construction.

The inside story: capturing internal works

The inside story of a build – whether concerning a retail environment or a temporary space for a special event – is just as fascinating a time-lapse narrative as the external construction.

A player serves on the Champions Tour at the Royal Albert Hall

Time-lapse photography for sporting events

Summer 2018 has been filled with major sporting events, including Wimbledon, the Rugby World Cup Sevens, and of course, the FIFA World Cup. Time-lapse photography is an ideal tool for capturing the excitement and fast pace of such tournaments.

People onboard the Smiler for one of the first rides at Alton Towers

Time-lapse at Alton Towers

An overview of all of our projects with Alton Towers Resort and Merlin Entertainments, a company who we have been connected to for many years and have an established relationship with. This includes the production of several time-lapse construction videos, filming of event footage and general photography around the resort.

World Cup 2018 graphic.

Time-lapsing the World Cup

In this short video blog we feature some of our favourite World Cup themed time-lapses in order to specially mark today as the start of this year’s tournament hosted by Russia.

Essar Regenerator Head replacement from the top of the structure

Capturing ‘BIG’ projects with time-lapse

Work that is extensive in size, duration, or reputation is often the subject for professional time-lapse capture. But how can time-lapse be applied to document ‘big’ projects?

Main character central to Wicker Man roller coaster at Alton Towers

50,000 time-lapse images reveal Wicker Man coming to life

A month on from Wicker Man’s grand opening at Alton Towers this weekend – the first UK roller coaster of its kind in over 20 years – we report on our long-term & rapid interval time-lapse video from its construction.

Iconic internal picture of the Royal Albert Hall

Time-lapse photography for events

Whether long-term or short-term in duration – capturing happenings in major venues to the construction of temporary structures, stands & stadia – time-lapse photography is the perfect medium for effective event management.

Close-up of a white drone propeller.

Drone update – what’s new?

Our latest drone update, covering some important stories and debates in the world of these innovative aerial vehicles.