Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Importing the image sequence, part of Creating Time-Lapse Video.
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Rich: The place that I assemble the bulk of my time lapse shots is Adobe After Effects. …That's because I find it gives me a lot of control, both over time, as well as …things like temporal smoothing and even third party filters for adjusting for flicker. …Let's take a look at the process by starting with a simple import. …I've launched Adobe After Effects and I've just got an empty project. …Let's import a clip. Couple ways you could do. …You could choose File > Import > File or double click inside the project panel.…
Once you've done this, you should navigate to some of the files that you …previously exported. If you skipped ahead, be sure to revisit …the exercises where we adjusted images in Camera Raw. …And then export it out an image sequence or use some of your own files. …I'll go to the process frames and into the first shot. …When I have a series of images here, I could choose the first image in the sequence. …Notice by default After Effects detects that this is an image sequence.…
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- What is time-lapse photography?
- Why shoot with a still camera?
- Choosing a frame size and frame rate
- Using an internal or external intervalometer
- Selecting a memory card
- Tracking the sun's position
- Deciding how long to shoot
- Using a slider
- Shooting time lapse on a smartphone or tablet
- Removing noise and spots with Adobe Camera Raw
- Importing the image sequence
- Refining the duration and frame rate
- Blending frames
- Creating variable speed effects
- Exporting your sequence