Timelapse Photography for Beginners

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Semaphore Jetty

Semaphore Jetty

The Esplanarde

semaphore , SA 5015


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Keen to add some energy to your photography? Capture and edit a sequence of images to produce your own timelapse video.

About this Event

Join Canon Collective Ambassador Steve Huddy and let us help you open up a world of creative opportunity.

Melding photography with videography, you’ll learn the theory behind timelapse, before capturing and editing your own a timelapse sequence in Lightroom.

Topics covered

 • What is a timelapse video and what subjects to look for

 • How to capture a timelapse sequence

 • How to combine your images in Adobe Lightroom Classic to create a timelapse video

What to bring

 • Camera with built-in interval timer or interval timer remote, or borrow from the Canon Collective kit

 • Lens

 • Tripod

 • SD card

 • A fully charged laptop with Adobe Lightroom Classic installed

Skill level

 • All skill levels welcome, no prior experience necessary

 • Check out these Timelapse Video tips pre-event to maximise your Collective experience

Important information

 • If you do not own an Interval timer cable release or a camera capable of shooting with built in interval timers, you may borrow one of our new EOS RP full-frame mirrorless cameras on prior request.

 • You will need a current version of Adobe Lightroom Classic.

 • There will not be time for individual tech-support. Please ensure your laptop is charged, software up-to date and in good working order.

 • Street parking is available

COVID-safe event conditions:

Please note that by booking this workshop you agree to the necessary precautions to ensure the safety of all participants and of our team. This includes:

 • Adhering to a maximum number of persons (inclusive of your Collective Ambassador) as per government advice

 • Maintaining 1.5m social distancing at all times and 4m2 social distancing indoors – applicable between Ambassadors and all guests

 • Learning outcomes will be provided by verbal explanation. Canon Collective Ambassadors will be unable to handle your cameras or review results on the LCD screen.

 • Access to hand sanitiser during the event

 • Wiping down / sanitisation of all shared gear

Who should not attend?

 • Anyone feeling unwell or awaiting COVID-19 test results

 • Anyone who has travelled overseas within the last 14 days

 • Anyone who has been in contact with any known positive COVID-19 person within the last 14 days

 • Anyone at “greater risk of serious infection” as described by the Australian Government as follows:

   - people aged 70 years and over

   - people aged 65 years and over with chronic medical conditions

   - people with a compromised immune system

   - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples 50 years and older with one or more chronic medical conditions

By booking an event, you agree to cooperate with all requirements and confirm you do not fall within one of the above listed categories. If your situation changes between booking your event and the day of the event, please do not attend and reschedule your place by contacting us.

Above: Image by Canon Staff Colin Baker, Brisbane Timelapse

Main: Image by Canon Collective Ambassador Greg Sullavan, Toowoomba Train station

Please consider the following requirements prior to booking this workshop, in consideration of the host and other participants:

 • Please arrive 15 mins before for start time. The workshop will begin at the designated time and late arrivals may not be admitted.

 • If you are more than 15 minutes early, please make yourself comfortable and wait for the host to greet guests together at the same time.

 • Please choose carefully. Except where otherwise indicated, we do not offer refunds unless an event has to be cancelled, rescheduled to a date you cannot attend, or where required under Australian Consumer Law. View the Terms of Registration.

 • Please take careful note of event details at time of booking. If you have any further question’s, contact us at collective@canon.com.au, however please note that due to the nature of our work we may be unable to respond to all request in a timely manner.

Share your images

Download or update your Canon Camera Connect App on the App Store or Google Play. This will enable image transfer and remote shooting from your mobile device for all compatible Canon cameras.

We'd love to see what you capture! Please share your images from this event by tagging @canoncollectiveofficial or #canoncollective for your chance to be featured on the Canon Collective official Instagram account.

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Semaphore Jetty

Semaphore Jetty

The Esplanarde

semaphore , SA 5015


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