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Lake Como Timelapse #22

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The story behind this video

During our two week stay in an apartment overlooking Lake Como my wife Liz and I were treated to many and varied views out over the lake, mountains and towns of this beautiful region of Italy.

Part of the charm was the very varied and active weather that high mountains attract, with no two days or nights being the same.

This particular morning gave us a complete blanket of cloud over the lake and mountains, but far from being featureless, the clouds were alive with movement, form and light.

Ideal fodder for a time lapse video sequence.

Video data

Filename - lake como timelapse 22.mp4

Camera - Canon EOS 6D

Lens - 17-40mm zoom @ 19mm

Exposure (start of sequence) - 1/60 sec @ f4, ISO100
Exposure (end of sequence) - 1/125 sec @ f4, ISO100

Filters - 2 stop neutral density filter used to reduce the brightness of the sky.

Shooting interval - 3 seconds

Location - Lake Como, Italy

This clip - HD 720p, 30fps

Clip duration - 49 seconds