Time Lapse Gallery

Here is our collection of many (too many?) time lapse video of the sky at Mary Cummings Park. Since the park’s open meadows give us a rare chance to see the sun set over an open field of wildflowers, with trees all around, we figure you really can’t have too many examples of this.


dark skies at Mary Cummings Park
October 18, 2018

Dark Skies

Another promising sky with sun and clouds at play turned dark and foreboding, but impressive.

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monarch caterpillar hatched
August 19, 2018

A Monarch Egg Hatches

I took time lapse movies for 3 full days, 24 hours a day, of the monarch egg. And all the...

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Mary Cummings Park Sunset
August 9, 2018

A Sunset in Layers

Here is one of those sunsets where clouds at different altitudes flow at different speeds – in different directions. Watch...

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mary cummings park
July 30, 2018

Time Lapse With Insect

A little bug seems to have been crawling on the front of the lens during the first 45 seconds of...

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Mary Cummings Park Rain Clouds
July 30, 2018

Waiting for the Rain

If you watch closely, you can see some raindrops hitting the lens, which I wiped off quickly...

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Mary Cummings Park
July 13, 2018

Open Space Afternoon

I took a few hours off in the middle of a work day and stood in a meadow watching the...

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July 4, 2018

Day’s End at Mary Cummings Park – July 2, 2018

This is an odd one: it was clear that there would be no sunset as the sky was utterly cloudless....

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another sunset ar Mary Cummings Park
July 1, 2018

Day’s End, June 29- 2018

You can think of it as a holy ritual: watching the sun go down each night. Making a timelapse video...

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meadow and clouds
June 28, 2018

Afternoon Clouds

Sometimes you can't wait for sunset. It's a spectacular spring day, the clouds are dancing across, and you need a...

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June 23, 2018

Mid Day Clouds

If there are interesting clouds, it makes a good break from desk work to go up to Mary Cunmings Park...

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sunset at Mary Cummings Park
May 27, 2018

A Quiet Little Sunset

You never know how a sunset will turn out. This one never developed outrageous, gaudy colors, but as always, it...

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November 3, 2017

Never Give Up On a Sunset

Here is yet another sunset timelapse. You never know how it will turn out. This was not a spectacular sunset,...

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June 26, 2017

Sunset, of Sorts, June 2017

Here is another Mary Cummings Park sunset, although the sun was behind a vast wall of clouds when I arrived...

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Mary Cummings Sky
September 30, 2016

September Sunset Timelapse

I often go to Mary Cummings Park just to watch the sun set behind the treeline. You never know how...

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