of the Seasons
This is a feature that captures an image from the cameras at
the same point of each day and, over time, a time-lapse movie is
time, a movie will be produced that shows the changing of the
These movies were started on different dates and as time passes,
these movies will gradually grow longer and show more detail as
to how things change over time. Some of these time-lapse movies are continuous since approximately 2009.
Note that over time, some of the cameras may change
position due to differing points of interest or a
camera being moved or replaced.
- The "noon" movies are comprised of images taken at 12:00 noon and are usually updated by 12:15PM.
- The sunset movies are from images taken every day a few minutes before sunset. Since the
time of sunset changes over the course of the year, the time at
which the picture is taken will also change - as will the
position of the sun during the year. The "sunset" movies are usually updated within an hour after
- The pictures comprising the sunrise movies are taken every day
a few minutes after sunrise. Since the time of sunrise
changes over the course of the year, the time at which the
picture is taken will also change - as will the position of the
sun during the year. The "sunrise" movies are usually updated within an hour after
There are also "daily" movies that go back several days, updated only during the daytime and a few hours before sunrise and after sunset.
The "today" movie is a "work in progress", showing what has happened thusfar being updated hourly with 5 minute snapshots by 15 minutes after the top of the hour.
a picture will be out-of-sequence. This is usually
the result of a power failure or something else that
results in the picture not being retrieved at its normal
a link should cause the movie to open in your
browser. If it does not, click on the link or
right-click to save it to your computer and use a media
program to view it.
cases better playback results are obtained by saving and
viewing it with a program such as "Media Player."
Some of the
cameras may be used during the summer months for other
purposes, such as the "Hummingbird Cam" and the
cameras/movies may be added in the future.
This page last updated
20171208. Images/movies/text copyrighted and all rights
Since June 22, 2009, this page has been looked at at least this