Timeslice photography: how to shoot and present fragments of the day

St paul's London time slice photography
(Image credit: Matt Kenneally)

Discovering MC Escher's 'Day and Night’ piece, many years before I even picked up a camera, put me on the path to becoming a timeslice photographer. I have been shooting timeslice photos for some time now, and the only way to show time passing in a single image requires just that: time. 

Most shoots I do involve a lot of planning and patience, as I have to stand at a location for up to three hours, capturing all the frames I need to show the passing of time. For some other shots, I may only need to use a couple of hours worth of frames to show a smoother transition.

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