Tag: short-term

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Modern Time-Lapse Photography Techniques

Now almost 150-years-old, the photography technique known as time-lapse is still growing & expanding. From the traditional, ‘linear’ method of fixed position capture, it now covers everything from fast-paced walkthroughs to ‘miniature faking’. We explore some of these more modern applications in our latest blog.

Time-lapse camera system in situ at St Andrews Links Scotland

The ‘slow’ process of time-lapse photography

Time-lapse photography can be understood as an incredibly ‘slow’ process. Far from being a detriment, however, the extent of what is put in is reflected in the quality of the finished product.

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.

Retro test pattern for TV.

Why use time-lapse in TV advertising?

The use of time-lapse in television advertising is becoming commonplace nowadays. We explore the potential reasons for this in relation to some of the more memorable examples.

Our time-lapse edit shared by the BFI on Twitter

Why use rapid capture time-lapse?

Rapid capture solutions may not be the most traditional application of time-lapse photography but when used to cover short-term works it can reap impressive results.

Workmen installing trains on the Mail Rail track at the Postal Museum, London.

Capturing behind-the-scenes at London’s Postal Museum

Delving deep below London and into the underground tunnels at The Postal Museum, our team helped the attraction document their brand new Mail Rail ride under construction, in exceptionally challenging conditions.