Amazing HD Timelapse Day and Night Video of Yosemite National Park
January 21, 2012 3:02 PM   Subscribe

There's been a lot of great photography of Yosemite National Park. National Geographic has done some excellent work and there's plenty of photos that provide a great historical view of the area. More recently there was a fantastic zoomable 17 gigapixel project (previously). But this HD time-lapse day & night video of several locations around Yosemite Park provides perhaps the most amazing view of the area yet. More info on the making of the video at Project Yosemite.
posted by Effigy2000 (8 comments total) 23 users marked this as a favorite
Thanks--the video link made me "wow" out loud. (...and wonder why on earth I'm living on the east coast.)
posted by ropeladder at 3:23 PM on January 21, 2012

Great work. I loved the camera work, with rotating stars, vibrant colors, and the moving lens.
posted by lubujackson at 3:26 PM on January 21, 2012

Wow wow wow. I loved the climber action on El Cap. The video reminded me to get out of the city and over to Yosemite ASAP.
posted by ruhroh at 3:32 PM on January 21, 2012

totally beautiful. i've never really wanted to go to yosemite, until now.
posted by fuzzypantalones at 5:00 PM on January 21, 2012

Meh. It's no Skyrim...
posted by hincandenza at 5:46 PM on January 21, 2012

posted by eddydamascene at 9:17 PM on January 21, 2012

Makes me wish for a night with no light polution so my kids could, just once, see what the night sky REALLY looks like
posted by Redhush at 9:15 AM on January 22, 2012

Try eastern Wyoming for that - with many sights just as awesome.
posted by Twang at 12:44 PM on January 22, 2012

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