Time-Lapse Photography With Drew Geraci

Time-Lapse Photography With Drew Geraci

9 Seasons

Time-Lapse Photography is a technique used to compile a large collection of still images into individual frames of a video. When sequenced effectively, the video gives the appearance of time passing faster than reality, thus lapsing time. Breathtaking time-lapses are often seen in television and movies, and while they may appear complicated, they’re not impossible to create.

In this tutorial, renowned time-lapse photographer, Drew Geraci, covers everything you need to start creating incredible time-lapses of your own. Travel with Drew to 4 unique locations while he shares his knowledge and expertise to help you become a better time-lapse photographer.

You’ll learn about:
✔️ Essential Gear & Accessories
✔️ Location Scouting for Time-Lapse
✔️ Composition Selection
✔️ Detailed Camera Settings & Functions
✔️ Exporting & Processing Workflow
✔️ Editing & Post-Production
✔️ Building A Business with Time-Lapses

Drew will walk you through step by step how to compose, capture and edit each image to create interesting time-lapses that are beautiful and masterful to watch. Discover comprehensive techniques for an evening time-lapse, rooftop time-lapse, day to night composite, live action composite and motion control composite. When you understand tips like reducing flicker, you'll instantly take your time-lapses from amateur to professional.

Learn how to create visually dynamic time-lapses: compose, capture and edit with Drew Geraci's Time-Lapse Photography.

This 2.5 hour intermediate tutorial uses the software: Lightroom, After Effects, and LRTimelapse.

Time-Lapse Photography With Drew Geraci
  • Location Breakdown

    Episode 1

    Build on the location shoot at the bridge with a high level look at time-lapse photography from a rooftop. With multiple cameras working, see the value of shooting from a prime location to achieve a variety of dynamic city shots. From a major landmark, to historical architecture, to a frantic fre...

  • Lightroom Adjustments

    Episode 2

    Begin the most critical aspect of your time-lapse workflow in post-production. Use Lightroom to organize your images, adjust exposure and color, quickly synchronize a single image adjustment across an entire time-lapse, and export your image sequence for finishing in After Effects.

  • After Effects Assembly

    Episode 3

    With your time-lapse images balanced, exported and organized, move forward into the assembly and editing phase of the post-process in Adobe After Effects. This is where you will see your time-lapse come to life. Learn to setup your import settings, determine frame rate, create a composition, impo...

  • Dynamic Movement

    Episode 4

    Time-lapse photography is entirely dependent upon motion. Motion within the composition, from subject to environmental elements. And even more dynamic movement can be created by setting the camera in motion while capturing the time-lapse. In addition to the motion generated in production, learn h...