Incredible “Birdman”-like Tracking-Shot Timelapse of Earth from Space

The Academy Award winning film “Birdman” used what’s called tracking shot to create the sense of a seamless one-shot film. A new timelapse created from imagery captured by astronauts on the International Space Station uses the same technique — which has not been used in previous ISS timelapses — with stunning results. Additionally, the footage is very recent, from January and February 2015. It was compiled by Phil Selmes.

“The footage has been composited and edited to show enhanced camera movement, a day to night transition, and an uninterrupted camera movement which links two timelapse shots seamlessly,” Selmes told Universe Today. “These processes have never been used to present ISS time lapse footage in this way before.”
Read the rest of Incredible “Birdman”-like Tracking-Shot Timelapse of Earth from Space (92 words)

© nancy for Universe Today, 2015. |
Permalink |
No comment |

Post tags: , , , ,

Feed enhanced by Better Feed from Ozh

—> Read More Here


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *