Unlimited AE and Premiere Pro templates, videos & more! Unlimited asset downloads! From $16.50/m
  1. Photo & Video
  2. Timelapse

How to Create Time-Lapse Sequences in Adobe After Effects

This post is part of a series called Time-Lapse and Long Exposure.
Creating an HDR Time Lapse with SNS-HDR Pro
Screenshot from Time-Lapse Video for Photographers course

After Effects is the professional tool of choice when it comes to stitching together and animating a time lapse. In this short video tutorial from my course on Time-Lapse Video for Photographers, you’ll get the chance to familiarize yourself with the After Effects working environment, and you'll learn how to import a sequence.

A Basic Workflow for Time-Lapse Sequences in Adobe After Effects

Watch the Full Course

This was just one of the 23 videos in the full course, Time-Lapse Video for Photographers. If you take the course, you'll have the chance to walk through a time-lapse shoot from start to finish. 

You'll learn about selecting the proper time lapse gear, configuring your camera, shooting on location, and processing your time lapse sequences. Creating professional-looking time-lapse sequences can be daunting, but by the end of this course, it will be completely within your reach.

And if you want some time-lapse inspiration, check out some of the fantastic time-lapse sequences on Envato Market.

Looking for something to help kick start your next project?
Envato Market has a range of items for sale to help get you started.