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David Watson



Scotland in Winter

Scotland in Winter, photographed in the Highlands of Scotland in March 2013. Made from HD video, timelapse and photographs with a Panasonic GH3.

Landscapes of Skye

A Time Lapse video made on the Island of Skye off north west Scotland. Mostly shot in April 2012 with a few scenes from a previous trip in May 2011. Made from approx 6000 still images  on a Panasonic G3 micro 4/3 camera with a Tokina 11 - 16mm lens. Also used a Pocketslider for in camera motion.

Balmedie Beach

A short time lapse video made at my local beach.

Balmedie Beach is part of a 10 mile stretch of sand and dunes running north from the city of Aberdeen in north east Scotland. Made during 2012 with Panasonic micro 4/3 cameras, more than 6000 images were used to make this video.

Miniature World

A time lapse video with a miniature effect. Made from time lapse and re-timed video clips. Photographed in Aberdeen, Bristol, Edinburgh, San Francisco & River Rhine. Made mostly with micro 4/3 cameras  GH3, GF1  and a couple of scenes with GoPro HD and D700.

Music: Forgotten Lands used with kind permission of David THOMAS

Landscapes of Lanzarote

A short video photographed at or around the Timanfaya National Park on the Island of Lanzarote, January 2012. Made with the Panasonic GH3 & Lumix 12 - 35 & 35 - 100mm lens

Edited on Final Cut Pro X  from video, time lapse & photographs

Landscapes of Mull

A video made on the Scottish Island of Mull in January 2014 showing the Landscape and some of the wildlife on the island. Shot in 1080p on a GH3 and GoPro with some clips retimed to make a time-lapse effect.

Music ' Serenity '  used with permission of composer musician David THOMAS.

Aberdeen After the Bypass

A short timelapse video imagining the effect on the city of Aberdeen once the long awaited bypass has been opened.