Shooting Star Timelapse with Syrp and Black Friday & Cyber Monday Specials

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Our friends at Syrp have sent not only Black Friday deals you'll love, but a tutorial that will help you in many ways!

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Mark Gee is an award winning photographer, time-lapse filmmaker & digital visual effects supervisor based in Wellington, New Zealand. He has worked on many high profile and Oscar award winning feature films. His love of the New Zealand landscape is a big part of the inspiration for his photography.

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In this Star Timelapse tutorial you'll learn how to setup a motion control timelapse using the Syrp Genie and Magic Carpet. This guide to Astro Timelapse covers everything from location scouting to camera setup and includes a detailed section on post production using Adobe Lightroom and LR Timelapse.

Tutorial: How to setup a motion star timelapse using the Syrp Genie – Mark Gee


Syrp Black Friday and Cyber Monday Specials

Genie ($699)

Syrp Genie image

The Genie is a simple, portable solution for motion control Time-lapse + Real-time video. Designed to be part of your regular camera kit, with no external wires, batteries or controllers there’s no need to ever go without the option of motion control again.

Magic Carpet

Syrp Magic Carpet

The Magic Carpet is a simple, elegant, and durable slider for producing silky smooth professional tracking movements. The Magic Carpet is ‘Genie friendly’ and includes everything you need to quickly add full motion control.

Magic Carpet Short Track ($239)
Magic Carpet short track is your answer to a portable, affordable slider. The short track is 2.6′ (800mm) and comes motion control ready.

Magic Carpet Long Track ($309)
The Magic Carpet long track is a motion control ready smooth roller bearing slider at 5.2′ (1600mm).

Variable ND Filter

Syrp ND Filter

The Syrp Variable ND Filter kit is your essential DSLR film-making and photography tool. Made with high-quality Japanese glass, each kit comes with a genuine leather case, two lens adaptor rings and a lens cloth. Create a creamy bokeh effect in your films or shoot glassy lakes and waterfalls for photography and time-lapse.

Includes a 67mm Variable ND filter, Genuine Leather case, a Syrp lens cloth and Adapters for 52mm & 58mm lenses.

Includes an 82mm Variable ND filter, Genuine Leather case, a Syrp lens cloth and Adapters for 72mm & 77mm lenses.

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