Creative Brief: Timelapse Construction


This is a subject that always needs refreshing. Construction is a primary subject that encompasses other concepts and themes. Timelapse clips continue to be a popular item with Pond5’s clients, and in the months ahead we’ll break down other specific timelapse subjects that are in high demand.

Shot-List Thought-Starters

• Skyscraper/ Commercial Construction
• Residential Housing
• Rail and Ship Construction

Suggested Keywords: Progress, Development, Construction Industry, Engineering, Architecture

Typical Users: Credit Card Companies, Financial and Investment Institutions, Tech Services, Communications Industry

Top View Timelapse Video of Construction Site by BananaRepublic

Pro-Tip: Shots excellently composed in silhouette create conceptual flexibility. Finding fresh and new angles to this subject will be worth the effort.

Before You Shoot:
• Please check what content already exists in the Pond5 marketplace
• Think about a visual approach that will result in new and fresh footage

Submission Checklist:
• Remember to tag your clips with the keyword code: CONSTRP5BRIEF
• Have all property and model releases filled out and submitted
• No logos or brands may be visible in any of the clips
• Don’t forget to add any applicable conceptual keywords

Top image: Construction Site at High-Rise Building, Madrid, Spain by imageBROKER