Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Camera settings, part of Time-Lapse Photography Workshop.
With time-lapse photography, it's very important that we think about the …settings we're using on the camera. Those settings will be quite different …from what we might use for a more traditional photograph. …We're capturing lots of images and there are several factors we'll want to take …into account there. One of the things I'd like to do when …capturing a time-lapse, is to use a brand new card. …Well, I don't mean going out and buying a new card just for the time-lapse, but one …that's empty, with no pictures on it. Probably, you've already been taking …other pictures whatever it is you're going to capture a time-lapse. …And so, I'm going to take that card out. I'll put it back into my card wallet.…
Now, I actually try to stay very organized with my compact flash cards. …So, a card that has the label facing outward is one that is empty, that's …ready to be used. A card that has the label backwards, I'm …looking at the backside of it, is one that has been filled up. …And for one that's used, but not yet full, I'll put it with the label outward, …
- Equipment for time-lapse photography
- Finding a time-lapse subject
- Setting up the tripod
- Exposure settings
- Auto-focus and stabilization
- Taping up the lens
- Capturing time-lapse frames
- Reviewing and processing the images
- Assembling a final time-lapse
Skill Level Intermediate
Up and Running with DSLR Filmmakingwith Chad Perkins1h 10m Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started with Time-Lapse Photography
2. A Walking Path Shot from Above
3. Clouds and Cows
4. A Day at the Office
5. Trains in the Square
Assembling a polished video9m 48s
6. Boats on a Lake
7. Countryside Drive
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