Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video The test exposure, part of Shooting a Hyperlapse Time-Lapse Video.
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…We completed our safety check.…We put some batteries back on charge.…We've been doing some shooting all along but I want to…take a moment to discuss some of the particular camera settings.…Let's start with a brief overview of the exposure triangle.…Alright, in this particular case, as I'm looking at the…shot, what I want to do is balance things out.…This particular lens goes up to F16.…Now, I could slap a neutral density filter on here to knock the light down even more.…But, it's looking pretty good.…I've got a good base exposure here.…
And then I could go ahead and adjust the shutter speed until I get proper exposure.…Now in this case, there's a lotta dark grays.…And so I'm going to go just slightly overexposed for the…road, not a lot, just a third of a stop.…It's looking pretty good.…As you balance out that shutter speed you'll…get more or less streaking with the drive by.…Now, depending upon when you're shooting, maybe it's at night time, you might…want more streaks for there's the light so that it really gets elongated.…
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- Choosing the right camera for hyperlapse video
- Mounting your camera
- Stabilizing shots
- Programming the camera
- Capturing shots
- Post-processing, assembling, and color grading footage