Lapse It App

First, CONGRATULATIONS to Dianne for winning The Techie Teacher's Thanksgiving Giveaway!!

Onto a really cool app I wanted to share with you! Have you heard about Lapse It? It is a FREE app that captures time lapse and stop motion videos. You can import any prerecorded video and then speed it up or slow it down. My coworker, Karen Hues, used this the other day for her daughter's science homework. Students were asked to predict how long it would take to melt an ice cube and then actually test it. Rather than just standing over the bowl and watching the ice melt, she downloaded Lapse It on her iPhone. They propped the iPhone on a spice rack and the app took a photo every five seconds. An hour and a half was captured in 21 seconds: