The Incredible Beauty of the Super-Slow Barrier Reef

Daniel Stoupin created this video by combining over 150,000 still photos.


All the colors are real. There are no digital enhancements.


It took Daniel 9 months of trying to develop his time-lapse methods.


The future of the Great Barrier Reef hangs in the balance. Daniel’s video hopes to draw attention to its beauty.


There is an entire world of life that only becomes visible when you speed up time itself, as PHD student Daniel Stoupin showed when we took over 150,000 beautiful HD color photographs of coral, and turned them into this majestic work of beauty: