ITHCWY: Robert Ellison's Blog

Harbor Seals

Harbor seals resting at the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve in San Mateo, California

Harbor seals resting at the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve in San Mateo, California.

Crab at Fort Funston

Crab at Fort Funston

San Francisco Street Tree Datalapse

San Francisco Street Tree Datalapse

A datalapse video of San Francisco street trees:

City elevation contours and street tree database  from DataSF. I included all trees with a latitude, longitude and known planting date. On the visualization trees grow over 25 years to a generally exaggerated 25 meters radius. Each species of tree is assigned a random color.

Recent Wildlife

Recent Wildlife

Recent Wildlife

Recent Wildlife

Recent Wildlife

Recent Wildlife

Recent Wildlife

Recent Wildlife

Black bear cub, red legged frog, deer, lizard #10, young salmon, elk and a random crab.

2017 Total Solar Eclipse from Madras, OR

Total solar eclipse composite shot from Madras, Oregon for the 2017 eclipse.

Edited highlights from the 2017 total solar eclipse shot from Madras, Oregon.

360 spherical video of totality. This is best in a virtual reality headset.



The three timelapse videos edited into the version at the top of the page. The first one was shot on a GoPro. The second is from a Sony RX100V with an ND5 filter and the third is the Sony timelapse processed to keep the sun at the center of the frame.

(Previously)

Stars from Pine Mountain Lake

Stars from Pine Mountain Lake

Timelapse of sunset and then stars shot over several nights at Pine Mountain Lake in Groveland, CA.

Bay Snaps

Golden Gate Bridge

Alcatraz through Spray

Stars over Lake Tahoe

Timelapse of stars over Lake Tahoe, California

4K timelapse of stars and the Milky Way over Lake Tahoe, California.

Point Reyes Deer

A deer at Point Reyes

A deer on a treacherous cliff-top path at Point Reyes.

Host change

I'm switching hosts so there will be various DNS changes and some downtime today.