“The inventor of the layer-lapse, Julian Tryba, has turned his gaze to the wild Southwest for his next deconstructed nature film, Timeless Dreams,” writes Beckett Mufsonfor the Creators Project. "'I wanted to try a new challenge with the layer-lapse technique. Cities are much more conducive for showing day-to-night transitions because all the lights pop on at night. Cities also consist mostly of straight lines, which makes it much easier to process layer-lapses... In post production, working with jagged landscapes was somewhat time intensive, but I made it work.'"
And the full results: