Tag: Greater Manchester

View over MODA's Angel Gardens in Manchester, one of our Northern Powerhouse time-lapse construction projects.

Documenting the core cities of the Northern Powerhouse

We have, and continue to work, in many of the key areas across the Northern Powerhouse: Manchester, Liverpool, Hull, Leeds, Newcastle and Sheffield. As this economic strategy reaches a five year milestone, we reflect on how our time-lapse & video solutions are helping to capture pioneering progress in the North of England.

Time-lapse image from the City of London focusing on construction of Can of Ham office building for Mace

Working in the UK and Europe: spotlight on our time-lapse UK projects

Our time-lapse work has taken us to major UK cities such as London, Birmingham, Manchester and Newcastle, where we continue to work extensively. Having now worked with major brands and contractors such as Merlin Entertainments (Alton Towers, Legoland etc.), HS2, BAM, European Championships, Berkeley Group and Crossrail, we are the leading UK time-lapse provider.

Fog descends at RAF Brampton.

Special photo moments – fog

Some weather conditions can make our job quite difficult but our bespoke camera systems ensure continuous capture regardless of external elements. We feature some stunning shots that we have captured in some severe spells of fog.

Time-Lapse Systems: just some recent numbers

We take a look at some of the updated statistics behind Time-Lapse Systems, including our most viewed tweets and videos, as well as our global reach across different sectors and locations.

Manchester Ship Canal sewage works

Capturing in the Northern Powerhouse

MANCHESTER is gearing up for a huge construction revolution – and we will be there to capture it.

In late 2014 it was announced that £300m worth of investment funds for housing would be released, in addition to various infrastructure improvements to benefit the area’s mammoth £51bn economy.

And our bespoke camera systems have already proved exceptionally popular across the Greater Manchester area, for a number of different purposes, sectors and clients.

Completed M56 Thorley Lane Bridge replacement

Rapid capture for 1,500-tonne bridge move

A NEW £5.5m bridge was moved into its final position over the M56 during the final weekend in February – and we had a camera in place documenting the impressive feat.

Our colleagues at Aerial Images asked us to collaborate with them on this project for the Highway’s Agency by installing one of our specialist, Ultra HD time-lapse camera systems to capture the bridge being lifted…