Lighthouse Sunset Timelapse – Barnegat NJ

On Sunday evening I drove to Barnegat NJ to take a timelapse of the lighthouse. The sun was setting behind the lighthouse so I thought it would be a good opportunity to shoot a day to night timelapse. Lighthouse are extra cool because the light turns on during the shoot which can provide a cool … Continue reading Lighthouse Sunset Timelapse – Barnegat NJ

Three Drone (DJI Mavic Air) Timelapse Tips

I recently bought a DJI Mavic Air.  I was excited about the small size for travel and camera settings with 4K capability + RAW files for editing photos.  I had some trial and error shooting timelapses but now have an idea of how to get some good quality (and smooth) timelapses.  See three tips below! … Continue reading Three Drone (DJI Mavic Air) Timelapse Tips

First Drone Timelapse (Dronelapse) – Sunrise Timelapse Belmar NJ

Yesterday morning I drove to Belmar NJ for a sunrise shoot!  The beach in Belmar has a scenic fishing pier overlooking the ocean that is an easy access point for photographers.  I recently bough a DJI Mavic Air drone so I wanted to try it out there as well as take in the sunrise from … Continue reading First Drone Timelapse (Dronelapse) – Sunrise Timelapse Belmar NJ

New York City Sunrise – NJSpots Meetup

Yesterday morning I drove to Weehawken, NJ for a NJSpots Instagram meetup!  The meetup was at 6am in the morning from Hamilton Park which is one of my favorite and most accessible views of New York City.  Especially early in the morning you can drive and park right in front of the skyline view! https://www.instagram.com/p/BeMG2d9FKy1/?taken-by=timelapse_travelsContinue reading New York City Sunrise – NJSpots Meetup

Paterson Great Falls Frozen Waterfall

Yesterday afternoon I drove to Paterson NJ to see the Great Falls frozen. The waterfalls were amazing! I bundled up in layers and had plenty of handwarmers!  I did have a tough time trying to find a composition with my 28 mm lens since the viewpoint I was hoping for happened to be closed for … Continue reading Paterson Great Falls Frozen Waterfall

Fall Adventure in New Jersey

Last weekend I drove to the Appalachian Trail to explore the fall colors of New Jersey.  I went to the Stairway to Heaven Trail, the Boardwalk Trail, and High Point State Park.  All spots were awesome.  My first one was the Stairway to Heaven Trail where I spotted a cool composition of a hillside landscape. … Continue reading Fall Adventure in New Jersey

New York City Skyline Sunset Reflection Timelapse

Yesterday evening I drove to Jersey City, NJ to take a timelapse.  I was planning on taking a timelapse of the Colgate clock which is right across from Liberty State Park.  However, I only had my 28 mm lens f/2,8 and this wasn't wide enough to get a nice composition without looking too cluttered. I … Continue reading New York City Skyline Sunset Reflection Timelapse

Asbury Park, New Jersey, Sunrise Timelapse

This morning I drove to Asbury Park Beach in New Jersey to shoot a sunrise timelapse.  I woke up at 4AM to make it for the 6 AM sunrise.  I love waking up early to see a sunrise its a perfect way to get your day started.  I had scoped out a spot online where … Continue reading Asbury Park, New Jersey, Sunrise Timelapse

Top 5 Tips for Shooting a Hot Air Balloon Festival

https://youtu.be/oyo4XBeTasA Last week the Quick Chek New Jersey Balloon Festival was in town.  This is one the largest hot air balloon festivals in the country with over 100 balloons launching.  I went two of the three days (the second day was bad weather so there were no launches).  My timelapse compilation is above from the … Continue reading Top 5 Tips for Shooting a Hot Air Balloon Festival

Manasquan Reservoir Sunset

Yesterday evening I drove to the Manasquan Reservoir in New Jersey.  This spot had been on my go-to list for a while now and I was hoping for a nice sunset.  The scene ws epic as I walked up to the lake with a Great Heron posing right in front of the sun for me.  … Continue reading Manasquan Reservoir Sunset