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Timelapse feature

HI, 

Please include a Timelapse feature in the Arlo APP. i just want

to view what happened throughout the day rather than viewing it at different times.

Would like to see it record a few minutes every 30mins or so. Currently you can set up schedules,

why not expand this feature into timelapse. This will be a great feature to have as none of the other

brands have this. And its well needed. Sometimes you dont have celluar signals or wifi. This fixes that

loop hole.

 

Cheers,

Senthil

 

 

28 Comments
Fledgling

The Arlo Pro would be perfect for time lapse videos.  This should be a simple firmware change to add the ability to take one photo every x minutes, hours or days.  It would be a significant enhancement to the product for little effort.

Onlooker
Please add the ability to schedule time-lapse snapshots to your Arlo Go software. For example, take a single picture (not video) every hour without the need for there to be motion or sound. Thank you.
Fledgling


Hi All,

 

I've put together a python script that can take snapshots periodically and story it to AWS S3. It uses @jeffreydwalter's Python lib. I also added a script to actually create a timelapse.

It's probably a bit too geeky if you've neved coded before, but you van give it a try:

 

https://github.com/Notalifeform/arlo-timelapse-lambda

 

regards,

 

Robert

Follower

wonderful idea... it would save a lot of time vs having to go clip by clip.  tks. 

Star

 It looks like IFTTT is now working with Arlo Pro again. I was able to do time lapse videos using IFTTT. I did an hourly one but there are also options for a daily video as well. You can also change the duration of the video.

Novice

Please add time lapse feature a photo every minuet would be great!! 

Apprentice

I have the Arlo Pro 2 system and it really needs the timelapse feature.  I can't see any reason why it is not offered.  It is an essential function for security cameras.

Aspirant

This is a great idea!  I had suggested in a separate thread that having the ability to concatenate all video files for a day before download would be really useful - rather than individually downloading (potentially) hundreds of videos and then joining them into one.

 

So a timelapse would be really useful - providing it can also be downloaded.

 

cheers

 

Mike