Variable rate time-lapse video using motion detection

As part of a larger project involving timelapse video, I developed a technique that uses motion detection to identify frames for capture, and skips over frames where nothing is happening.

The video on the left implements this technique. You can see how it works, by skipping the stops at the stations in the video. The […]

Sunrise over Oakland

Sunrise over Oakland

Sunrise over Oakland (SF Bay Area), seen from the Mission Bay neighborhood. It’s a timelapse, 2 hours compressed into 1 minute.

Other than the sunrise and the clouds, I like watching the ship swinging at anchor in the bay, and the frantic movements of the tugboats.

Cast: Gian Pablo Villamil