Time-lapse photography videos never go out of style… Here is one of our all-time favorites from Norwegian landscape photographer Terje Sorgjerd – incredibly beautiful and perfect for the clear, dark nights of the season (watch full-screen):
Prior to the extensive video editing tools first introduced in CS6, Photoshop wasn’t really known for its video capabilities – but in fact it’s always been possible to take a series of still photographs (manipulated as desired) and then quickly create your own timelapse video using Photoshop Extended…
The techniques given below will work in the Photoshop CC or CS releases – and Extended is not required if you have CS6, as the Standard version can edit video as well. And the Creative Cloud versions are always Extended, meaning you can do other cool things too.
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Here now professional photographer and Adobe Community Expert Benjamin Root walks you through how to do it, if you have a recent version of Photoshop and want to create high-resolution (4K) timelapse footage:
Or if you are still using Photoshop CS6 or older, Adobe Senior Creative Director Russell Brown gives the details below on how to make and export your own creation:
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If you want to try out the new tools first (before buying), then just download and install the free CC trials to get started today… There are plenty of free tutorials to help you learn how to best use these products on your own schedule, giving you everything you need to create anything.
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