One thing about taking still photos is the difficulty in capturing the sunset over time, in this case around 1hr 15min. Video doesn’t really cut it either, as who wants to sit and watch a video of a sunset for hours at a time ?
My solution, today – time lapse photography on my iPhone. I setup my iPhone on a monopod, and used bungee luggage straps to attach it to the railing. I then used software to take a photo every one seconds. In total over 4000 photos. A little editing in Photoshop to add titles and music (thanks Tim Tim, and originally Diana Coupland) … and viola, here’s the whole of this evening’s stormy looking sunset, in one three minute clip …
If you’re reading this in an email, then here’s the screenshot with link to video (WordPress don’t seem to allow embedding videos in email … it’s complicated, I looked into it ! )
(Click on above photo for link to video)