Watch this beautiful timelapse about how snowflakes form

Dec 26, 2023
Alex Baker

If you’ve been lucky enough to have a white Christmas this year, then you might want to take advantage of the snow and photograph some…

Afidus ATL-800 is a compact all-in-one 4K timelapse camera

Dec 11, 2023
John Aldred

When it comes to timelapse, I’ve always been a fan of DSLRs and mirrorless cameras. But for long-term timelapse, DSLRs and mirrorless cameras aren’t always…

Timelapse: A year of pinecone turning into a tree in under two minutes

Dec 5, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

In this timelapse from Boxlapse, you’ll see a mesmerizing process of a pinecone turning into a tiny pine tree. And if you, like me, collected pinecones as a kid, I’m sure you’ll love it even more.

Photographer took over 200,000 shots for this stunning 8k annular solar eclipse timelapse

Nov 27, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

Last month, an annular solar eclipse was visible over the United States and Central and South America (and from space). Astrophotographer Jason Kurth captured it…

How I made a 10-day timelapse video on iPhone and Galaxy

Nov 6, 2023
Jefferson Graham

I recently made a ten-day timelapse video on two mobile phone cameras of my hometown of Manhattan Beach, California, for multiple sunsets, moonrises, flowing clouds and all sorts of stuff the naked eye rarely gets to see. And since it launched on YouTube, I’ve received so many questions about how the video came to be, what accessories were needed and which phone produces better timelapses. So let me fill you in.

How I built a simple timelapse system with Raspberry Pi and a PiCamera

Nov 1, 2023
Andrea Favero

I’ve always been fascinated by timelapse videos, perhaps because my patience is dwindling as I grow older. Anyhow, I wanted to capture memories of an event where I wouldn’t have been able to take pictures, and none of my family members could join me to help. This was the trigger to start the timelapse project, giving a purpose to the spare Raspberry Pi 4b I had lying around for some time. Yes, you’re right, I was just searching for an excuse to start this project, and I did find it…

Watch 2023’s Super Blue Moon rise over a castle in this magical timelapse

Sep 28, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

In August this year, we were treated to two magnificent supermoons. The one on August 30 was also the so-called Blue Moon, so we had quite an incredible sight to gaze at. Astrophotographer Miguel Claro (previously) took his camera and captured the Super Blue Moon as it was rising above a castle. He turned it into a timelapse, and it will take your breath away!

Watch the solar flares light up in this stunning timelapse

Aug 17, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

Our sun has been pretty active this year. Thanks to solar storms, it even pushed the Northern lights further toward the south. Astrophotographer Miguel Claro…

This 17-year timelapse of an exoplanet orbit is the longest ever made

Aug 11, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

A Northwestern University astrophysicist has captured a time-lapse that showcases the exoplanet Beta Pictoris b as it orbits its star. What’s so special about it…

This timelapse has been ten years in the making

Aug 8, 2023
John Aldred

We don’t often highlight showreels here on DIYP, but this one is pretty exceptional. It covers the ten-year journey of Matthew Vandeputte’s adventure into timelapse…