Tag: rail

Why choose time-lapse capture for transport developments?

“With the likes of HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail hitting the headlines recently, it’s clear that major investments are being made to improve transport across the UK. How effective is time-lapse photography at showcasing major developments like these?” We consider this and look at some of our own work.

Our time-lapse images shared on Twitter by 125 Deansgate.

The multiple benefits of time-lapse images

Typically, a time-lapse photograph archive facilitates the production of an edited sequence showing progress over a specific period of time. But the benefits of time-lapse images do not stop there.

An engineering worker at Essar causing sparks while working.

Capturing complex manoeuvres with time-lapse

We revisit a number of epic projects in our archives to illustrate how time-lapse can be applied to provide a visual narrative of incredibly complex, heavy-duty works.

Moorgate Station Crossrail excavation works for new station entrance

Time-Lapse Trends: railways

Rail-based works can be captured using time-lapse in a myriad of different ways. In this instalment of “Time-Lapse Trends”, we take a closer look at several examples of hobbyist and more professional time-lapses following this theme.

Purple morning sky over Tower Hamlets, London.

Time-Lapse Trends: Day to Night – Part II

Sun up to sun down is something that we often take for granted because it happens every day. In our second instalment for “Time-Lapse Trends: Day to Night” series, we show how time-lapse helps bring out the extraordinary in the ordinary.