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Timelapse+ : Powerful, flexible, extendable, yet easy-to-use intervalometer for timelapse photography and more
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Elijah Parker

1,248 backers pledged $165,730 to help bring this project to life.

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    1. Creator MelodramaBabs on February 9, 2013

      I finally assembled (compiled? created? stitched? stuck together?) the shots I took from my first ever attempt at a timelapse: Thanks for this awesome tool! Next up: more interesting subject!

    2. Creator Elijah Parker on January 21, 2013

      @Peter -- I have record yours was delivered to the address I had from you at 10:55 am on December 17, 2012 -- if you can't find it, open up a ticket at and we'll get it figured out. Thanks!

    3. Creator Peter Hollens on January 21, 2013

      Still haven't gotten mine yet... Did I do something incorrect w/ my info?

    4. Creator Irawan on December 15, 2012

      I have not got mine yet, Iv'e got the shipping notification on 29th of October. Anyone have not got yours ?

    5. Creator Jost Jahn on December 8, 2012

      Today it arrived after tax procedures also here in Germany.
      Just updated the firmware. Works with reading the manual without problems.
      All seems well, I will try timelpase next days. But not so well is, that there is no PDF manual at the homepaghe. I would like one to print it out in very small format.

    6. Creator GSimon on November 22, 2012

      Hi Elijah! Check out the latest HD time-lapse video I made, this one is longer:… 14000+ photos compiled into 3mins.

    7. Creator Steve Parker on November 22, 2012

      Hi Elijah,
      As a novice photographer I would find a webinar where you step through the basics of firmware updates and Timelapse+ basic instruction very helpful. Is that something that could be scheduled?

    8. Creator GSimon on November 20, 2012

      In case you're still online I'm currently taking another timelapse. It's longer than 10,000 frames and I know in the manual it specifies setting it to 0 for infinity. When I set it to 0 it just took 0 pictures though, so is it possible to select 19,999 frames? I'll be able to answer my own question in a few hours when I check up on the device, although I thought I might of been limited to 10,000 pics for whatever reason.

    9. Creator Elijah Parker on November 20, 2012

      @GSimon -- that's great -- thanks!

    10. Creator Elijah Parker on November 20, 2012

      @Tom -- it might be a bit late now, but here's an answer to your question about mounting it:

    11. Creator Elijah Parker on November 20, 2012

      @Pakojo - you'll want to upgrade the firmware anyway, so that they're different versions doesn't matter. As for the one with the screen problem, sorry it has a problem! You'll need a replacement. For all support issues, please use rather than comments, kickstarter messages or emails -- it greatly helps me provide better support and not have things fall through the cracks. Thanks!

    12. Creator PJ on November 20, 2012

      Hi, recieved both of my Timelapses, one appears to be of a different firmware version than the other, one of them I'm unable to read the screen, even pressing hard only fixes it temporarly, how can I get a replacement?

    13. Creator GSimon on November 18, 2012

      Hey Elijah! Took my first timelapse the other day, check it out:… 20 seconds longs, 630 photos from 3:15pm-5:15pm taken at Trent University (ON, Canada). Took a picture every 10 seconds. Look forward to trying out some of the other features, had a bit of trouble with the firmware update but hopefully I can figure things out ok :)

    14. Creator Tom Malewicki on November 15, 2012

      I am not asking how to connect the TL+ to the camera with the cable, that I know how to do, but how to "attach" the TL+ to the camera. Should have used the word "attach" before, sorry.

    15. Creator Elijah Parker on November 14, 2012

      @Tom, yes, it connects to the camera via the camera adaptor cable, assuming your camera supports a remote shutter release cable. Otherwise there's IR. Not all devices have bluetooth -- it was an option that about 80% chose. Yours does have bluetooth. Most of them didn't have firmware that supported the bluetooth at the time of shipping, but the current release does.

    16. Creator Chris Thomas on November 14, 2012

      TL+ arrived, charged, tested, all works fine (I now have a timelapse video of leaves rustling in the tree outside my house.....)
      @Tom: I used the supplied cable to connect from TL+ to the remote shutter port on my Canon EOS 40D. Don't know about Bluetooth...

    17. Creator Mark L Pappin on November 12, 2012

      Woo! My Timelapse+ arrived in my mailbox Down Under today, nearly 2 weeks after the "It's been shipped" email. I'm charging the battery now - can't wait to start using it.

    18. Creator Tom Malewicki on November 11, 2012

      Has anyone attached their Timelapse+ to their camera? If you did, how? Pictures?

    19. Creator Tom Malewicki on November 11, 2012

      Do all the devices sent to the backers have Bluetooth internally?

    20. Creator Elijah Parker on November 9, 2012

      @Ben -- let me know how it goes. The cable might be bad or need cleaning, too. If you keep having trouble, go ahead and create a ticket through . Thanks!

    21. Creator Ben W Bell on November 9, 2012

      I'm trying to decide if I have a loose connection in the cable socket. Seems like it works when the cable is rotated one way, but not another. I shall continue experimenting, and use both ends of the cable, to see if there is a pattern.

    22. Creator Elijah Parker on November 9, 2012

      @Alex -- could be in need of replacement, but what you can try first is giving it a squeeze in the center above the screen (to re-seat the LCD connection). This might fix it permanently or temporarily; in the latter case we'll get you a replacement.

    23. Creator Alex Moss on November 9, 2012

      Mine has arrived but I cant read the screen, anything I'm missing here, or is this one a repair job?

    24. Creator Elijah Parker on November 8, 2012

      @Mark -- all confirmed addresses have been shipped. There were about 20 where there might have been some confusion where they had logged in, probably saw their address was correct, but didn't actually check the box confirming the address. You're in that group -- I realize that would happen easily. We're treating those as confirmed and sending them out tonight. After that we'll continue to ship to the remaining 140 unconfirmed addresses without waiting any longer for confirmation.

    25. Creator Mark Johnson on November 8, 2012

      Still no shipment showing for me. I see people in South Korea have received theirs, I live no more then 60 miles from Elijah and I still don't have mine... When is final, final, final shipping?

    26. Creator Ju-Sung Kim on November 8, 2012

      Were shipped to South Korea safely.
      Thank you very much. Would be well used.

    27. Creator Aaron Letourneau on November 7, 2012

      Received my Timelapse+ yesterday.
      Really impressed with the build quality, and ease of updating the firmware. Everything updated without problems. Looking forward to trying it out soon.
      Thanks for the awesome product and the professionally handled Kickstarter campaign.

    28. Creator GSimon on November 6, 2012

      Received my Timelapse+ today! Really well packaged, final product looks awesome. Can't wait to try it out!

    29. Creator Hadley Rich on November 5, 2012

      Received mine this morning, great product and really nicely packaged. Well done.

      I just wanted to say thanks for the well organised Kickstarter, you've done really well keeping everyone informed of the process through the updates. I'd certainly back you again.


    30. Creator Elijah Parker on November 2, 2012

      @Daniel, yes this is a real priority as my goal for the Timelapse+ is to meet the specific and advanced needs of the community, so yes, your feedback and ideas are more than welcome! A good place to continue this discussion could be in the forums at . Thanks!

    31. Creator Elijah Parker on November 2, 2012

      @Gid --I just noticed your comment now -- if you haven't already, please submit a support ticket via . Also, see for the known issues -- it might be fixed by squeezing in the center right above the screen. Thanks!

    32. Creator Scott Kosmach on November 2, 2012

      Good Day Elijah,

      I am writing this in hopes to start dialog regarding the Bulb Ramping feature. Once you have cleared the hurtle of getting the units produced and shipped I would like to speak in depth about the ramping needs of the timelpase community. I'm coming from over a year of "The Little Bramper" experience and I would like to share my thoughts. There are many Intervalometers out there with similar feature of the Timelapse+ but I believe a well implemented ramping feature can set it apart. I would like to see more that ramping from one shutterspeed to another over X amount of time. Being able to do aperture jumping effectively requires a lens profile that a user can enter F/stop variations between aperture settings (Its different for every lens and focal length). I have dialed in 3 of my lenses and have a chart I work off when aperture stepping. I have a few ideas to smoothly implement features to facilitate this. Thank you for your time and I hope this is as big of a priority for others as it is for me.


      Scott K.

    33. Creator Aaron Letourneau on October 30, 2012

      Received my shipping notice. Thank you Elijah. Looking forward to receiving this for sure!!

    34. Creator Kishor on October 29, 2012

      Just received shipping notice! Can't wait to get it in a few days. Thank you Elijah Parker!!!

    35. Creator RipAU on October 29, 2012

      Just received my shipping notice,
      Thanks for all the updated and keeping everyone in the loop with the entire process. Can't wait to play and go bush with Timelapse+ :) Thanks again!

    36. Creator Gid on October 20, 2012

      Received my unit, thanks. But after charging 6 hours, all I can get it do do is fir screen to light up. No battery indicator, no menu, characters, nothing. Screen lights up blank, then switched off after a few seconds. Ideas?

    37. Creator Ben W Bell on October 19, 2012

      Received mine here in Canada yesterday. Looks great, much smaller than I thought it would be. Thanks for taking my suggestion to have a red backlight option in the unit, this makes it perfect for my astrophotography sessions now. I look forward to trying it out over the weekend.

    38. Creator Tonjo Swiridoff on October 15, 2012

      woo hoo hoo .same here (didn't got my mail jet, but look at this ->.. I just feel like its allready Xmas.. =) .. but will it be compatible with all my presents.
      Thanks so much Elijah.. still you and your Team should get a HUGE !!! hand here for your work.

    39. Creator Tim M (deleted) on October 7, 2012

      woo hoo. Got a great birthday gift yesterday. A email saying my timelapse was shipped. Can't wait to get it in a few days. Thank you Elijah

    40. Creator John Gussman on October 4, 2012

      Hi Elijah, I got your timelapse device but cant seem to install the drivers for win xp, I followed your info, and also can install the firmware update either..when I hold down the top left and top right button and then the down button it does not flash red, but the red light comes on all the time..bummer.

    41. Creator Stefan on September 7, 2012

      @Elijah, I am planning on upgrading from a Canon 550D to 7D sometime next year. Of course, I'd rather by an N3 connector when I have the actual new camera... Was wondering whether a cable such as this would work with the Timelapse+?

    42. Creator Markus Seidl on August 15, 2012

      Hi Elijah,

      I'm thinking about building my own panorama head. What would be the easiest way to interface from an arduino with Timelapse+?

    43. Creator Stefan on August 10, 2012

      Hi there!

      @Elijah: I've also backed the radian project. I'm curious whether the two products could "play together" via the Timelapse+'s auxiliary port? What exactly are the specifications of the aux port? The 2 products have different strengths and using them together makes sense (I think, otherwise, I'm just a compulsive KS backer :-) )

    44. Creator Ian on August 8, 2012

      I've got a project opportunity that won't allow me to wait for my Timelapse+. Can anyone recommend a basic and CHEAP device that I could order while I'm waiting. The camera I'm using is a Canon 400D (XTi). Thanks in advance.

    45. Creator Elijah Parker on August 8, 2012

      @JJ: use the backer portal: Thanks!

    46. Creator JJ Sereday on August 8, 2012

      Hey Elijah - I moved from my previous location. How do I change my shipping address? Thanks

    47. Creator RipAU on July 22, 2012

      Hi Elijah,

      Looking forward to getting my hands on the Timelapse+ with the bulb ramping feature will this be comparable to the one done by Little Bramper using information from the Camera?

      Keep up the good work! :)

    48. Creator Elijah Parker on July 11, 2012

      @Jonathan - interesting, a few people have asked that! And yes, that can be done. It's already in my current test firmware.

    49. Creator Jonathan Page on July 11, 2012

      By any chance will the software come with a simple shutter release on button press feature? There are odd times I wish I had an off camera release and don't care much to buy one from Canon especially if I've got a Timelapse+ in my bag.

    50. Creator Elijah Parker on June 22, 2012

      @anpena: yes, it's needed -- I want to verify each address before sending to it. Can you expound on what didn't work for you? The important thing is that you use the email address that's used for your kickstarter account.

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