13 of the Most Amazing Nature Hyperlapses So Far

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It's only been a few days since Instagram unveiled Hyperlapse, an independent app that allows you to create tracking shots and time-lapses like a pro cinematographer. But already, eager Instagrammers have taken advantage of the app's built-in stabilization technology to create breathtaking videos, and there are already more than 121,000 posts on Instagram with the #hyperlapse tag.

Instagram has a cool write-up on the technology behind the app, but for those who like to get their hands dirty, it might be better to just test it out in action. Here are 13 amazing nature hyperlapses to inspire you to go out and make your own:

1. Bison wandering through Yellowstone National Park

2. Yellowstone National Park's Norris Geyser Basin

3. Ants

4. Skateboarding in Yosemite

5. Grand Canyon

6. Beach at sunset

7. A crab going back to the ocean

8. Colorado

9. Agali Beach in Folegandros, Greece

10. Florida Keys

11. Port-au-Prince, Haiti

12. Flying over Long Island

13. Above the clouds


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Eileen Shim

Eileen is a writer living in New York. She studied comparative literature and international studies at Yale University, and enjoys writing about the intersection of culture and politics.

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