Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Equipment for time-lapse photography, part of Time-Lapse Photography Workshop.
As we get started on this video training course, I wanted to take a moment to show …you the tools I'll be using in the projects that we'll work on together. …Chances are you already have all or most of these tools in your camera bag. …Being photography, of course, we'll start with a camera and a lens. …And in time-lapse photography, you can really put just about any lens to use …that you like, wide angle, telephoto. Anything can be employed, if it's a good …photograph, it can probably become a good time-lapse video. …We also want to make sure that that camera has plenty of power. …And that means carrying spare batteries and making sure your batteries are fully charged.…
In some situations, you might even want to use an adapter, so that you can …literally plug your camera into the wall, so you have continuous power available. …I also encourage you to carry plenty of digital media cards so that ideally for …each time-lapse you record you can start with a fresh card. …It's not mandatory, but it's very helpful from an organizational perspective. …
- 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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