Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Using an internal intervalometer, part of Creating Time-Lapse Video.
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Rich: Once you're ready to start shooting, you need to set the interval. …Now, we're going to walk you through exactly which interval to choose in just …a moment. But before you can shoot with an …interval, you need to realize something important. …You don't want to be doing this, one, two, three, click, one, two, three, click. …because every time you sit there pushing the trigger on the camera, you're adding …vibration and shake. Plus trust me, after about 10 minutes of …doing this, you're going to get really, really bored and you're probably just …going to give up. Invest in an intervalometer, but you may …not need to buy one. You might already have one inside your camera.…
So, if your camera has some pro features, the intervalometer might be included. …And this allows you to set how frequently the shot is going to be triggered. …So, let's take a look at these cameras and actually choose the settings to get …it right. I've mapped my internal intervalometer to …the quick access menu, and that's fine. You could also dig through your menus to …
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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