Timelapse

Aurora flyover in HD as seen from the International Space Station

The following video was compiled from time-lapse videos recorded from the International Space Station, courtesy of the Earth Science and Remote Sensing Unit, NASA Johnson Space Centre.

November 16, 2014

A timelapse of the late October solar activity

Awesome time-lapse video features show 15 days of solar action from October 14th to 30th, 2014, showing sunspot AR 2192, the largest sunspot of the last two solar cycles or more than two decades. During the transition time Sunspot 2192 produced six X-class and 37 M-clas

November 13, 2014

Flight of the Aurora - Time-lapse video by InFocus Imagery

On June 5, 2014, a giant filament erupted on the Sun. It released a Coronal Mass Ejection (CME) which left the Sun at 1.2 million mph (512 km/s). Although majority of plasma cloud was directed away from Earth we were still hit by a small part, a glancing blow.The i

June 26, 2014

Epic time-lapse of supercell storm cloud formation

A group of stormchasers called "Basehunters" have released two awesome videos of supercell cloud storms formed in northeast Wyoming (U.S.) over the last two days. Supercell storm clouds are rare, beautiful and extremely dangerous. The first vide

May 20, 2014

Genesis of a Lunar Halo - Time-lapse video by InFocus Imagery

This short time-lapse was captured on February 19, 2014. At approximately 02:00 UTC an unexpected CME (Coronal Mass Ejection) impacted our planet's magnetosphere. The aurora display was fairly active peaking at G2 storm levels. A large portion of the display

February 20, 2014

Sky Dance - Time-lapse video by InFocus Imagery

Found a little bit of Aurora on Februaty 8/9, 2014. There was a very subdued show. Conditions on Friday were blowing snow, -22 deg C with a 15 km/h wind from the north. I thought that was pretty cold until I headed out again on Saturday night when it was crystal clear

February 11, 2014

Into The Atmosphere - Time-lapse video by Michael Shainblum

"Into The Atmosphere" is photographer Michael Shainblum's tribute to the state of California and its stunning deserts, mountains and coastlines captured over the course of a year and brought to life as never before using about 12 400

December 13, 2013

The world outside my window - Time-lapse of Earth from the ISS

This great montage of time-lapse photography from the International Space Station was made by David Peterson and collected from many images taken in Expeditions 29, 30 and 31.  The goal with this sequence was to bring a bit more attention to the

December 04, 2013

Auroral Tempest - Time-lapse video by InFocus Imagery

This time-lapse was captured on the morning of November 11, 2013. It is suspected that two CMEs (Coronal Mass Ejections) on November 8th and 10th from two separate X-class solar flares combined to form one cloud of plasma. The interaction of this energy with

November 20, 2013

Eruption of Kliuchevskoi sends plume of ash 4 km into air

A giant steam ring was produced by an explosion this morning at Kliuchevskoi volcano, Kamchatka. The volcano emits a variable but often intense steam plume with some ash. Sporadic small explosions can be seen as well, suggesting that weak strombolian activity

November 14, 2013

Elemental Iceland - stunning timelapse video by Stian Rekdal

Norwegian photographer Stian Rekdal drove nearly 5 500 kilometers on his last month's trip to Iceland and took over 40 000 photos on the way. 3 500 of them were used to create this showcase of Iceland's natural beauty. The glacier lagoon

October 14, 2013

250 million protests worldwide visualized in one time-lapse (1979 - 2013)

Pennsylvania State University doctoral candidate John Beieler has created a time-lapse visualization that shows all global protest activity from 1979-2013. Beieler used monthly data available at GDELT (The Global Database of Events, Language, and Tone) - an

September 11, 2013

Timelapse of a supercell near Booker, Texas

After four years of searching for perfect supercell in the Central Plains, photographer Mike Olbinski from Arizona and his friend Andy Hoeland captured an amazing rotating supercell near Booker, Texas. Rotating clouds looking like

June 27, 2013

Corona aurora over UAF ski trail, Alaska

Time-lapse movie of the corona aurora that appeared over UAF ski trail, Fairbanks, Alaska after strong CME hit Earth's magnetic field. Red aurora was also captured. (1:54 - 2:32am AKST, March 17, 2013) Corona aurora is a shape of aurora in which rays

March 18, 2013

Marillion's soundtrack for space

Rock band Marillion have a long-standing interest in science and exploration. In particular, guitarist Steve Rothery is fascinated by the images of Earth as seen from the International Space Station. He wrote a piece of music called "Space" some time ago and thought it

February 23, 2013

Orbit - Yet another incredible ISS timelapse

  Edited by Brian Tomlinson: http://www.btprints.comOriginal stills for the time lapse sequences courtesy of the Image Science & Analysis Laboratory, NASA Johnson Space Center.Music: 'Eve' by

February 22, 2013

Aurora displays over Large Animal Research Station (LARS) in Alaska

The following video is a time-lapse movie of the aurora displays over Large Animal Research Station (LARS), University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) from February 13, 2013 captured by Taro Nakai, a researcher of micrometeorology (dynamics of the interaction between plant

February 15, 2013

New ISS timelapse: From night to day to night again

The latest video from the International Space Station (courtesy of the crew of Expedition 34) shows the view from ISS when crossing from night into day, and then slips back into night again. ISS cross the terminator and experience this day-night cycle 16 times a day.

January 29, 2013

"Stars of Northern Thailand" Timelapse

Photographer Teoh Hui Chieh from Malaysia created a beautiful timelapse of the night sky in Northern Thailand, and he was lucky to capture Polaris - the North Star and Andromeda Galaxy.  The timelapse was taken over the course of 3 nights: 2 nights on a rooftop in

December 29, 2012

Winter solstice in Fairbanks, Alaska - December 21, 2012

Time-lapse movie of the winter solstice sun and ice fog in Fairbanks, Alaska on December 21, 2012. Video by Taro Nakai, Micrometeorologist — a researcher of micrometeorology (dynamics of the interaction between plants and atmosphere). Postdoctoral fellow of

December 22, 2012

A timelapse message from ISS to all Humankind

"Further Up Yonder" timelapse video was compiled by film-making student Giacomo Sardelli by using pictures taken from the International Space Station to tell a story and share the message sent by the astronauts who worked on the station in the last 11 years. This is

November 28, 2012

"November Sky" - Time-lapse by InFocus Imagery

This amazing timelapse by talented Zoltan Kenwell - InFocus Imagery - was captured in the morning of November 24, 2012, about 30 km east of Bashaw, Alberta, Canada. "The forecast was looking very promising for a fantastic display. A more or

November 27, 2012

"Landscapes: Volume One" Timelapse by Dustin Farrell

A year's compilation of time lapse work by Dustin Farrell. The majority of the shots are in Farrell's home state of Arizona. Goblin Valley State Park and Natural Bridges National Monument in Utah also make an appearance. Enjoy!Landscapes: Volume One from Dustin

November 11, 2012

"TimeScapes 4K" by Tom Lowe

TimeScapes is the debut film from award-winning cinematographer and director Tom Lowe. The film features stunning slow-motion and timelapse cinematography of the landscapes, people, and wildlife of the American South West. Lowe spent 2 years roaming the Southwest in

November 09, 2012

"Helvetia Dream" Timelapse by Alessandro Della Bella

‘Helvetia’s Dream’ is a timelapse video that will take you on a nighttime journey to some of the most beautiful spots in the Swiss Alps – from Arosa to Zermatt, Matterhorn and Eiger. It is released as Vimeo Staff Pick video.Author, Alessandro Della Bella,

November 07, 2012

Hurricane Sandy timelapse videos - GOES 13 satellite view

A complete timelapse animation of Hurricane Sandy from October 23-31, as seen by GOES-13 (a geosynchronous satellite that is in orbit nearly 36,000 km (23,000 miles) above Earth).Another timelapse animation from GOES-EAST (GOES-13) shows the full disk and the

November 02, 2012

Aurora over partially-frozen Olnes Pond, Alaska (October 12, 2012) - Timelapse

Time-lapse movie of the aurora displays over partially-frozen Olnes Pond, Alaska. (9:06 - 10:06 pm AKDT, October 12, 2012)Video by MicrometeorologistTaro Nakai, Micrometeorologist — a researcher of micrometeorology (dynamics of the interaction between plants

October 13, 2012

Aurora over Olnes Pond, Alaska (October 8, 2012) - Timelapse

Time-lapse movie of the aurora displays over Olnes Pond, Alaska. (10:03-11:34 pm AKDT, October 8, 2012)Video by MicrometeorologistTaro Nakai, Micrometeorologist -- a researcher of micrometeorology (dynamics of the interaction between plants and

October 10, 2012

Mount St. Helens' Runaway Glacier: A timelapse video of Crater Glacier

From 2005 to 2010, the U.S. Geological Survey-Cascades Volcano Observatory operated a remote camera on the northwest flank of Mount St. Helens. Looking into the crater, the camera captured hourly photographs of volcanic dome growth during the 2004-2008 eruption. The

October 09, 2012

Stargazing in Yosemite National Park

Far away from light pollution and high up in the Sierra Nevada mountain range, Yosemite National Park's stunning views of the night sky and majestic natural wonders attract astronomers, photographers and city dwellers from around the country.Credit: National Park

September 22, 2012

Northern lights over Fairbanks, Alaska (September 18, 2012)

Timelapse movie of the northern lights over Fairbanks, Alaska (1:30 - 1:50 am AKDT, September 18, 2012).BGM: Violet 4 4 136 - Vladimir Sterzer http://www.jamendo.com/en#en/track/352687/violet-4-4-136License of

September 19, 2012

Acceleration of life Timelapse by Michael Shainblum

Acceleration of Life by Michael ShainblumThis is partly a sequel to author's other time-lapse entitled Blending Time. But with better quality and more interesting clips.The Song is called Modeselektor feat. Thom Yorke - The White FlashACCELERATION OF LIFE (A

September 18, 2012

Amazon deforestation: Timelapse

The Amazon rainforest is shrinking at a rapid rate to provide land for farming and raising cattle. Each frame of the timelapse map is constructed from a year of Landsat satellite data, constituting an annual 1.7-terapixel snapshot of the Earth at 30-meter resolution.

September 16, 2012

Existence: A Timelapse Project by Michael Shainblum

This project has been an 4 months-ongoing process by Michael Shainblum. This short video is called EXISTENCE. The video is a statement not only about time and progression, but also a statement about the world we have created for ourselves, author stated. The basis of

September 15, 2012

Aurora 2012 timelapse by Christian Mülhauser

"Astronomy picture of the day" featured amazing video of wonderful aurora display over Ravnastua, Skoganvarre and Lakselv in Norway, captured by Christian Mülhauser.Aurora 2012 from Christian Mülhauser on Vimeo.Auroras are occurring again with increasing

September 13, 2012