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FREE CamDoMachine Time Lapse Software Now Available for Download

FREE CamDoMachine Time Lapse Software Now Available for Download

by Katherine Wittman July 12, 2018

CamDo Solutions has released CamDoMachine, our free time lapse software, to help you to create time lapse footage easily, quickly, and without bloated software.

Our time lapse software was designed to be simple to use: CamDoMachine can take images from any source, including ShootX, as opposed to other time lapse software like GoPro Studio: it is a powerful tool, but it only allows the use of GoPro footage.

The best part about CamDoMachine? It's completely free!

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Customer Footage: Remote Monitoring of Koh Samui Beach, Thailand

Customer Footage: Remote Monitoring of Koh Samui Beach, Thailand

by Katherine Wittman June 28, 2018

CamDo customer Arkadiy Kulev recently shared the perfect travel footage with a live stream of the beach at Koh Samui, Thailand.

As part of a live stream project coordinated by Arkadiy and his partner, Evgeniia Pavlova, of Teleport.camera, this footage is not only perfect for live remote monitoring, but is also used in marketing efforts for this restaurant and beach resort in Thailand.

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Customer Footage: Remodeling Home Construction Time Lapse

Customer Footage: Remodeling Home Construction Time Lapse

by Marcos Chen May 16, 2018

CamDo customer Seth Larson recently shared some amazing home construction time lapse footage using our Blink setup. His company specializes in creating beautiful home remodeling projects in San Diego, CA.

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Customer Project in Progress: GoPro Underwater Time Lapse of Coral Reefs

Customer Project in Progress: GoPro Underwater Time Lapse of Coral Reefs

by Marcos Chen April 26, 2018

 CamDo customer Ahmad Allahgholi shared with us his initial stages of filming an 8 month time lapse with a GoPro underwater camera setup. As the founder and director of coralive.org, Ahmad is interested in filming the growth of corals on an artificial reef, which he built to make corals grow stronger and faster.

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Customer Project in Progress: Construction Time Lapse of an Office and Fabrication Plant

Customer Project in Progress: Construction Time Lapse of an Office and Fabrication Plant

by Anna Ciechonski April 17, 2018

Customer Trevor Walker shared an in-progress clip of a construction time lapse project he's working on in of a demolition and construction of an office and fabrication plant for a supplier of specialist equipment to the gas and oil industry. He was approached to handle this project after completing a six month project for another fabrication plant for hydraulic equipment on the same industrial estate. 

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Customer Footage: Solar Panel Installation Time Lapse on a Residential Home

Customer Footage: Solar Panel Installation Time Lapse on a Residential Home

by Anna Ciechonski April 10, 2018

CamDo customer Bobby Gibson uses Blink time lapse controllers with GoPro HERO4 cameras to capture a solar panel installation time lapse. This project was done for a solar company called Auric Solar to help illustrate how quick and easy solar panel installations really are. 

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Four-Year Construction Time Lapse: Coal, Clinker and Cement Terminal Project

Four-Year Construction Time Lapse: Coal, Clinker and Cement Terminal Project

by Sarah W March 16, 2018

CamDo customer Rizwan Bhiriya doesn’t mess around when it comes to ‘long term’ in long term time lapse photography. He recently shared his latest project with us: a nearly four year construction time lapse of the Pakistan's first dedicated coal, clinker and cement terminal at Port Qasim in Karachi.

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Construction Time Lapse from a Crane: Solar Panel Installation

Construction Time Lapse from a Crane: Solar Panel Installation

by Sarah W March 07, 2018

CamDo customer David Dupuy recently shared this unique construction time lapse with us. He mounted BlinkX, a v44 Battery and a GoPro HERO5 camera onto the top of a crane, shooting downwards, to capture a solar panel installation on building rooftops in Stuyvesant Town, New York City.

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Five Cool Time Lapse Videos from CamDo Customers

Five Cool Time Lapse Videos from CamDo Customers

by Sarah W February 28, 2018

We’re continually in awe at the cool time lapse videos, projects and applications that we receive from our customers. From the construction of massive gas tankers to the completion of building murals, our customers are creatively capturing the world around them with time lapse photography. Here are five of our favorite project features over the last few years.

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Customer Footage: Gluyas Motor Group Construction Time Lapse

Customer Footage: Gluyas Motor Group Construction Time Lapse

by Sarah W February 19, 2018

Customer James Reid recently shared his footage that documents the building of Gluyas Motor group. This construction time lapse was taken to capture the major milestone of tearing down the old building and building the new workshop and offices. 

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Biking Around Town: Hyperlapse of Vancouver’s Stanley Park

Biking Around Town: Hyperlapse of Vancouver’s Stanley Park

by Todd M February 13, 2018

CamDo CEO enjoys a gorgeous day by taking a bike ride around Vancouver's beautiful Stanley Park and creates a hyperlapse of his day. Watch the video and learn how he created the video.

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Customer Footage: Tiny Home Construction Time Lapse for a Great Cause

Customer Footage: Tiny Home Construction Time Lapse for a Great Cause

by Sarah W February 09, 2018

CamDo customer Tony Leja recently shared footage of the construction of a 25 unit tiny home community for those in need in Detroit, MI. Leja used Blink and a GoPro HERO4; and the project has been running for 15 months. So far, seven homes are completed, six are under construction and they expect to complete the project this spring.

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Customer Footage: David Trood Captures Metallica Stage Construction Time Lapse

Customer Footage: David Trood Captures Metallica Stage Construction Time Lapse

by Sarah W January 29, 2018

David Trood captures a time lapse of the Metallica stage at the Royal Arena arena in Copenhagen, Denmark using four Blink and GoPro HERO4 camera set-ups.

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Customer Footage: Construction Time Lapse of Pont Transbordeur Bridge Renovation

Customer Footage: Construction Time Lapse of Pont Transbordeur Bridge Renovation

by Sarah W January 25, 2018

Customer Jean-Dominique Lamy recently sent some unique footage of a construction time lapse of the renovation of the Pont Transbordeur. The construction renovation project will last for three years, but he is capturing time lapses in two-month increments of the main construction events.

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Customer Footage: Meteor Shower Photography with Blink

Customer Footage: Meteor Shower Photography with Blink

by Sarah W January 08, 2018

CamDo customer Nicholas Holshouser recently used Blink to capture a meteor shower on Blue Ridge Parkway. He also captured a beautiful time lapse of the area a few days after the meteor shower. 

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We're taking time lapse to the next level with the all new ShootX and CloudX.

We're taking time lapse to the next level with the all new ShootX and CloudX.

by Todd M December 20, 2017

ShootX is a purpose-built time lapse camera that is an even more cost effective option that offers 2.6K quality. CloudX is a state-of-the-art online time lapse platform that offers wireless upload, monitoring and even automatic time lapse movie generation (Cloud Pro). They're both here. And we'd like to tell you about them.

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Using BlinkX in ultra-cold temperatures for beautiful backcountry time lapse

Using BlinkX in ultra-cold temperatures for beautiful backcountry time lapse

by Sarah W December 04, 2017

CamDo team member Yarin recently shot this gorgeous time lapse while on an early season backcountry snowboarding trip. While putting in his first few turns of the season, he also wanted to put BlinkX to the test in some cold weather. 

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Customer Footage: Utah Department of Transportation Underpass Construction Time Lapse

Customer Footage: Utah Department of Transportation Underpass Construction Time Lapse

by Sarah W November 13, 2017

CamDo customer Bobby Gibson shared a video of a recently completed construction time lapse for the Utah Department of Transportation, highlighting one of their latest projects: a tunnel being built and slide into place over a two week period using Blink, SolarX Enclosure, HERO4 and Swivel Arm mount.

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CamDo Customer Brett Eichenberger Brews Up a Mesmerizing Time Lapse of the Growth And Harvest Process at Crosby Hop Farm

CamDo Customer Brett Eichenberger Brews Up a Mesmerizing Time Lapse of the Growth And Harvest Process at Crosby Hop Farm

by Sarah W October 26, 2017

CamDo customer, Brett Eichenberger, creates a gorgeous time lapse of the hops growing and harvesting process using Blink*, a Solar Enclosure and a HERO4 camera, for client, Crosby Hop Farm.

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Ride Along With CamDo Customer Professional Awesome on Their Fastest Lap at Recent Race

Ride Along With CamDo Customer Professional Awesome on Their Fastest Lap at Recent Race

by Sarah W October 25, 2017

Professional Awesome Racing uses the Battery Eliminator for HERO4 cameras to manage their power so that they never miss a shot. Take a ride with the team on their fastest lap at the recent Motivicity Speed Ring event.

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Introducing BlinkX: our most powerful time lapse controller, now available for HERO5.

Introducing BlinkX: our most powerful time lapse controller, now available for HERO5.

by Sarah W October 03, 2017

The CamDo team gives you a peek behind the curtain of the new and improved BlinkX. Packed with amazing features and now compatible with GoPro HERO5, this is our most powerful time lapse controller yet.

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Customer Footage: Creative Construction Time Lapse Video of City Park Construction

Customer Footage: Creative Construction Time Lapse Video of City Park Construction

by Sarah W August 16, 2017

Peter Drury has been tasked with documenting the building of an inner city park from the Hamilton New Zealand local government authority. Using Blink and a Solar Enclosure, not only does he create impressive construction time lapse photography of the project, but he weaves different angles of both time lapse and straight video together to create a truly interesting perspective of the work. 

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Interview With Photographer and CamDo Customer, Sev Samulski

Interview With Photographer and CamDo Customer, Sev Samulski

by Todd M August 09, 2017

CamDo CEO Todd McCann sits down with one of our customers, photographer Sev Samulski, to talk about his experience particularly regarding time lapse.

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How To Trigger Your GoPro with an Accelerometer and Blink

How To Trigger Your GoPro with an Accelerometer and Blink

by Kyle K July 26, 2017

CamDo Engineer Kyle walks through how to trigger your GoPro camera using an accelerometer from Sparkfun and our Blink controller.

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Customer Footage: Beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway Time Lapse Photography

Customer Footage: Beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway Time Lapse Photography

by Sarah W July 17, 2017

CamDo customer Nick Holshouser recently sent us some gorgeous footage taken from Blue Ridge Parkway in Pisgah National Park, North Carolina. Check out his videos and a short interview. 

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A Day in the Life of a CamDo Product Engineer - A Time Lapse

A Day in the Life of a CamDo Product Engineer - A Time Lapse

by Sarah W June 22, 2017

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Snapping Turtle Stares Down GoPro Camera

Snapping Turtle Stares Down GoPro Camera

by Sarah W June 08, 2017

CamDo Solutions founder, Peter Jennings, captured this curious snapping turtle staring down his GoPro camera at Stony Lake in Ontario, Canada using our Underwater Wifi Cable.

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CamDo Customer Uses Blink to Capture Long Term Time Lapse of New Work Space

CamDo Customer Uses Blink to Capture Long Term Time Lapse of New Work Space

by Sarah W June 02, 2017

Customer Cla Tschenett recently shared the final video showing the construction and capabilities of his family’s company, Tschenett AG. They decided to build a new hall/workshop in their village of Müstair, Switzerland to have more space for the daily business: roof constructing, plumbing and heating installations. The new hall is large enough to allow growth to a new offering: Waterjet cutting. 

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Top 7 Misconceptions About GoPro Cameras

Top 7 Misconceptions About GoPro Cameras

by Kyle K May 26, 2017

There are many great things about the GoPro camera, hence why it was one of the biggest disruptors in recent tech history. However, despite it’s accolades, there are still some common misconceptions about GoPro cameras.

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PROJECT TO WATCH: Customer Uses Time Lapse to Aid in Studying Antarctic Ice Shelf Stability

PROJECT TO WATCH: Customer Uses Time Lapse to Aid in Studying Antarctic Ice Shelf Stability

by Sarah W May 11, 2017

Douglas MacAyeal is studying the impact of supraglacial lakes on ice-shelf stability on the McMurdo Ice Shelf in Antarctica (project number PLR-1443126) and has tested and will use Blink in his efforts. He sheds some light on this project and how he's landed on the right time lapse equipment for this project.

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What are the best GoPro settings for time lapse photography?

What are the best GoPro settings for time lapse photography?

by Dean E May 10, 2017

Time lapse photography allows you to capture many hours or even years into a couple of minutes of video. But to get it right there are a number of key issues that need to be considered in planning your shoot. Don’t be afraid, it’s all common sense, we just want to help maximise your chances of time lapse success!

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Customer Footage: Winter-to-Spring Season Transition Time Lapse in Zion National Park by Derrick Lytle

Customer Footage: Winter-to-Spring Season Transition Time Lapse in Zion National Park by Derrick Lytle

by Sarah W April 26, 2017

Derrick Lytle is back with a beautiful season time lapse to show the transition from winter to spring in Zion National Park using our Blink time lapse controller, Solar Enclosure and GoPro HERO3+ camera.

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GoPro Uses CamDo Intervalometer in 'GoPro Cause' Film, 'The Seed Vault'

GoPro Uses CamDo Intervalometer in 'GoPro Cause' Film, 'The Seed Vault'

by Sarah W April 04, 2017

GoPro's recent GoPro for a Cause film, The Seed Vault, highlights the Crop Trust: an organization that aims to secure the world's food supply, forever. The CamDo Solutions Time Lapse Intervalometer was used to illustrate the point of the potential for extinction of crop species by time lapsing the full decay of pieces of fruit. Read more about this important cause and watch the film & check out behind-the-scenes footage.

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Customer Footage: Fireweed Building Mural Time Lapse

Customer Footage: Fireweed Building Mural Time Lapse

by Sarah W March 29, 2017

Brett Eichenberger, Resonance Productions Director and Producer, recently used our Blink, our 6 Watt Solar Enclosure and a GoPro HERO4 camera to capture the completion of a beautiful mural on a building in downtown Portland, Oregon.  

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CamDo Compares GoPro Studio vs. GoPro Quik

CamDo Compares GoPro Studio vs. GoPro Quik

by Kyle K March 13, 2017

GoPro has always provided tools to help users edit their content. In the past, GoPro Studio was the only desktop app available for photo and video editing. With the release of the HERO5 product line, GoPro split their editing software into GoPro Studio and GoPro Quik. So what are the differences?

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Customer Footage: Experimentarium Museum Construction Progress Time Lapse Videos by David Trood

Customer Footage: Experimentarium Museum Construction Progress Time Lapse Videos by David Trood

by Sarah W March 10, 2017

David Trood used Blink to create in-progress construction time lapse videos to supplement the amazing Experimentarium construction video we recently featured. A great idea for all construction time lapse projects.

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