The Best Construction Time Lapse Cameras for Jobsite Monitoring

Why do timelapse construction site monitoring?

Time lapse is probably one of the best ways to showcase different kinds of projects nowadays. This photography technique will create a video that is composed of a sequence of images. Another way is to set the speed of an originally long footage recording at a fast rate, so the duration will then last for only a few minutes.

Creating a time lapse video is especially useful for construction site projects because it has the ability to capture the evolution of the construction site from the very start to the end. Even though the development of construction projects takes several months to complete, you can still view the whole progress in just a few minutes clip with a time lapse video.


Benefits of Using Time Lapse in a Construction jobsite Project

A construction jobsite project needs extensive monitoring to ensure that its progress goes according to the plan. If it is just a housing construction, the monitoring would be easy. But when we are talking about constructing big buildings, then it would definitely require a lot more work. Fortunately, with the advancement of technology nowadays, various types of equipment come in handy to help you with the monitoring work. One of which is time lapse cameras.



Time lapse cameras create a video of time lapse from still images. There are time lapse cameras specifically built for construction site monitoring purposes, and these are usually called stand-alone timelapse cameras. From the name itself, it can work alone. These construction jobsite cameras are usually installed around the construction site and work not only for the recording of images or photos of the site, but are also able to create a time lapse video.


24/7 Remote working to construction with a Time lapse cam

With its panoramic view, your footage will have a large area view of the site so you can get to check the happenings. This type of jobsite camera commonly comes with a software system allowing you to access its recording via your mobile phone. This way, you can check the construction site remotely wherever you are. Plus, its batteries are built to work for months and since it is solar-powered, it is much better to assure you that your remote job site camera will work continuously.


Image and Video Recording of the Entire Progress

Being able to capture media of the development of the construction from the very start to the end is the best evidence you can have that your project is a success. Having an image of the start and end product is already a great way to present the completion, but making a time-lapse video of it will bring it to a whole different level. Having a time lapse video will not just show the start and finish product, but it is going to showcase the whole process. The prolonged months it took to finish, will be encapsulated in a few-minute clip, and this will surely give fulfillment to the whole team. Eventually, you can also use the video for marketing purposes.

Construction Time Lapse Camera to Consider

With a high quality construction time lapse camera like Tikee by Enlaps you would be able to create great quality time lapse photos and videos. Some important features included are high image resolution quality, HDR imaging, large memory card mount capacity, solar panel or prolonged battery power, weatherproof, Wi-Fi or 4g connected, and panoramic lens. It is well-known because of its long battery life and its small size, but also for its built-in dual lens that enables a wider range of panoramic view. You only need to choose the one that will better help you when it comes to recording your project.


Tracking construction activity in Europe with AI

The potential of insights you can get from it is tremendous with AI. You could precisely monitor the global activity of your business, remotely, seek for the influence of externalities. Such as weather, national holiday, or supply shortage, and even get a precise overview of the year's activity and compare it to the previous years.


5 uses of timelapse for construction sites

The timelapse is a tool widely used on construction sites and in the world of real estate. There are many uses and vocations for a video timelapse, and we have selected some of the most popular in the construction industry for you, take a look on 5 uses of timelapse for construction sites.


Top 5 construction time lapses of the highest skyscrapers

What’s better to track the construction of a building than a timelapse. Time-lapse has always been perfect to capture the amazing evolution of construction sites around the world. We decided to share with you the timelapses videos of the construction of 5 of the highest skyscrapers in the world.


Top 5 timelapses of constructions of giants on Earth

There are many construction sites that require several months of construction, or even several years. Among these, the construction of trains, tunnels, bridges, or aircraft are incredibly technical and meticulous, although we rarely have the opportunity to realize it. The timelapse allows us to reveal these moments. Here are 5 timelapses of extraordinary constructions to discover.


What’s the aim of time-lapse videos in the
construction industry?

Check this article on the aim of time-lapse videos in the construction industry.


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Timelapse and construction

Timelapse is probably the most suitable and efficient way to immortalize several months of work on a construction site and to showcase the final result. Using timelapse video, construction project monitoring becomes a powerful communication tool that can be shared on social media or broadcast during a grand opening. A timelapse video constitutes an important added value for your construction documentation. While showcasing the completed work, it also motivates your in-house team, and allows for real-time project progress tracking.


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