From Time-Lapsed Metropolitans to Shadowed Parisian Timelapses

By: Alexandra Serrano - Published: Oct 4, 2012
These visually striking metropolis time-lapse videos provide a stunning view of some of the world's best known cities.

The beauty to these artistic creations is that they showcase fantastic views of each beloved city as if you were there yourself. The laborious process that it takes to create these videos of urbane settings should be appreciated as they truly bring realistic visuals that capture the charm of each respective location.

The most prominent subject in this compiled list of stop motion videos is the famed city of lights: Paris. These sped-up photographic depictions attempt to capture the historic architecture and spirit of the French capital. With the booming genre of metropolis time-lapse videos, it seems possible to visually visit a city and feel the nostalgia of its beauty from miles away.