A sunset with traffic is an excellent way to try out the so called holy grail timelapse. If you want to learn more about what a timelapse is and what a holy grail timelapse is, you can read more [here].
Although it is not difficult as such, you have to do a lot of little things the right way. If you, like me, tend to forget things, a checklist is helpful. I am using this checklist: [link]
After a first experiment from my window at home, I went to a nearby crossing to make my first outside holy grail timelapse: “sunset with traffic in Wassenaar”.
The final result is what counts and I am reasonably content with the result. At the same time, I realised that a structured approach is essential. My learning points of this shoot are:
All together it was a nice experience to shoot this ‘sunset with traffic”.
If you are interested in my editing process, you can read moer [here].