Meaning: "used to describe a way of filming something in which many photographs are taken over a long period of time and are shown quickly in a series so that a slow action (such as the opening of a flower bud) appears to happen quickly." -- merriam-webster.
Deaf Culture and tidbits
Video Art by Deaf
A student video of the time lapse (2005) of the backyard by Jolanta Lapiak during her BFA years.
Artist statement: "My camera didn't have a self-timer for every minute, so I had to manually capture the scene on the camera every 60 seconds for the next 24 hours. It was a dreary routine and I was quite tied down to the camera that I couldn't do anything for more than a minute. It was very difficult to stay awake in the wee hours overnight that I ended up missing some minutes. This was more about an experience of the process itself more than the result of the video.
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