mercredi 22 janvier 2014

Time lapse Chile 2012

Chile travel, may 2012

All time lapse sequences in this video have been made with timelapse-darktable.
Star trails have been made with home-made scripts...

Camera: Nikon D90
Lenses: Nikon 16-85 f/3.5-5.6 (@16mm f/3.5) + Nikon 35 f/1.8
Exposure: (A-mode for sunset/sunrise, M-mode for night shots)
Tripod + Intervallometer

mardi 19 novembre 2013

Use timelapse-darktable

timelapse-darktable: make your time lapse easy thanks to open-source community!

If you are familiar with darktable, you know that it is a powerful software to treat your raw images (and even JPG).
timelapse-darktable is based on this marvelous software to enhance your timelapse and make it brilliant!

Look at this example of deflickering with timelapse-darktable and understand its interest for timelapse video generation:

Try it now! And make time lapse video in 3 clicks

To use the last executable of timelapse-darktable type this command line to download the latest version:

svn checkout timelapse-darktable-read-only

Then execute the downloaded JAR (right click --> execute with Open with OpenJDK).

More information on "how to generate your timelapse" is available in the code repository wiki:

Current version has been used successfully in the examples below with darktable 1.4.

timelapse-darktable requires that darktable, convert, octave and mencoder are installed.

To install these softwares on Ubuntu, type this command-line in a terminal:
sudo apt-get install darktable convert octave mencoder

Project is still in development waiting for motivated volunteers!

For now, timelapse-darktable is still in development, but you can already use it for your timelapse with very good results and give your feedback here. If you encounter some troubles let us know also to improve it.

If you want to join the project...
you can download sources of timelapse-darktable (the latest version) here:
svn checkout timelapse-darktable-read-only


It is the birth of timelapse-darktable blog !
You can now follow main activities of this project.