This timelapse is called The Land of the Rising Sun, and was created by Alexander Chin on Vimeo. It is 00:07:20 long. The last time we checked (on March 31st, 2015), it had around 6,400 plays on Vimeo


Sit back, dim the lights, set at high quality,make a cup of green tea and enjoy watching my three week adventure in Japan summarised into several minutes.

Locations in order:
1. Osaka Castle
2. Himeji Castle
3. Roppongi Hills
4. Tokyo Tower
5. Shinjuku Station (Near Bic Camera)
6. Akihabara – Electric City
7. Akihabara – Electric City
8. Asakusa
9. Lake Kawaguchiko (Day/Night)
10. Hiroshima
11. Kinkakuji
12. Kyoto Station
13. Osaka Aquarium
14. Tempozan Ferris Wheel (Near Osaka Aquarium)
15. Mount Fuji – Station 8.5 (3450m)
16. Miyajima
17. Mount Misen (Miyajima)
18. Miyajima – Boat Festival
19. Shibuya Crossing
20. Harajuku
21. Dotonbori
22. Umeda Sky Deck
23. Mount Fuji – Station 6 (Cloud Factory)
24. Osaka

TriggerTrap: Set to take a photo every 3 to 10 seconds depending on setting.
Lightroom: Batch editing of photos
LRTimelapse: Average out the exposure in the batches of photos to reduce flicker
Adobe Premiere CS6: Edit video, add effects, create playback video.

Music: ‘The Slow Wait’ by ‘The American Dollar’
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