" Rob Whitworth is the most accomplished
hyperlapse cameraman of our day."

BBC - Planet Earth II

Rob Whitworth is a prominent urban filmmaker pushing the boundaries of his medium to reveal locations in a powerful and compelling manner. Through the manipulation of time-lapse photography, Rob lifts the constraints of time and space to capture the vibrancy of destinations on a grand scale. Rob’s flow motion works are instantly identifiable, with gripping perspectives that create a profoundly transformative experience. 

Rob’s recent major projects include: a promotional film for the Faena District Miami; a series of short films for Turkish Airlines, advertisements for tourism boards in Sydney, Singapore and Barcelona; a video for Nike set in San Francisco; an IF design award winning film for Samsung and a ground-breaking visual flight through Dubai. He won a TV Craft BAFTA in 2017 for his sequences in Planet Earth II for the BBC Natural History Unit.

His works have gained widespread critical acclaim, and received over 9 million online views on his own Vimeo channel alone


BAFTA Award - Planet Earth II - Cities Episode

BBC The One Show (December 2016) Incredible Hyperlapse at Edinburgh

FStoppers (December 2016) Impressive Hyperlapse Video Shows Cappadocia in Four Seasons

BBC (December 2016) Planet Earth II - The City Uncovered

Hypebeast (December 2016) Experience the Hustle and Bustle of Hong Kong in This Captivating 'Planet Earth II' Hyperlapse

Petapixel (December 2016) The Power of the Internet

Time Out Dubai (May 2016) Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre flowmotion video

Nikon (April 2016) Behind the Lens - Rob Whitworth Photographer and Urban Filmmaker

Petapixel (November 2015) A Dazzling Flow Motion Tour of Istanbul

Huffington Post Japan (February 2015) 間違いなく世界最高傑作のタイムラプス・ムービー誕生! 名手・Rob Whitworthが今度はドバイで7週間に及ぶ撮影 "Dubai Flow Motion

Photoblog.hk (February 2015) 神級 Hyperlapse 攝影師 Rob Whitworth 新作「Dubai Flow Motion

No Film School (February 2015) This Hyperlapse of Dubai is Truly Unlike Any You've Ever Seen Before

Petapixel (February 2015) This ‘Flow Motion’ Time Lapse of Dubai is Insane

the creators project (February 2015) Flow Motion Hyperlapse Offers a Death-Defying Look at Dubai

Nikon Professional Update(January 2015) Rob Whitworth - Travel Photographer and Urban Filmaker

Mashable (January 2015) 16 time lapse videos that floored us in 2014

National Geographic (January 2015) Top 5 National Geographic Videos of 2014

Vimeo Blog (July 2014) Staff Blog / Staff Favorites July 2014: featuring "Barcelona Go!" by Rob Whitworth

Time Magazine (Aug 2014) This Amazing Time-Lapse Video Shows Life Inside Pyongyang

The Guardian Timelapse video offers unique insight into North Korea's capital city

Gizmodo (Aug 2014) Get a Rare Peek at Everyday Life In North Korea From a New Timelapse

The Telegraph (Aug 2014) Pyongyang in motion: incredible hyperlapse of North Korea's captial city

the creators project (July 2014) Meet The Filmmaker Behind Unreal Hyperlapse Tours Of Barcelona And Other Cities

Mail Online (July 2014) Barcelona as you've never seen it! British photographer creates two-minute 'flow-motion' video masterpiece

Off Track Planet Magazine (July 2014) THIS GUY: ROB WHITWORTH

Petapixel (July 2014) This ‘Flow-Motion’ Hyperlapse of Barcelona Won’t ‘Blow Your Mind’… But It’ll Get Close

Huffington Post (July 2014) This Is The Tour Of Barcelona You've Been Waiting For

Wired IT (July 2014) Guarda Barcellona in flow-lapse, il ritratto inedito della città

Internazionale (July 2014) Barcellona in un attimo

Fotoflock - India (Feb 2014) Timelapse through a camera

Bloomberg (Feb 2014) News Article featuring a pre lease of the the McDonalds Vietnam time lapse

Time Lapse Italia (January 2014) Talking to Rob Whitworth, the Master of time-lapse Post-Production

Designscape (August 2013) Time Lapse Photography Feature, Malaysia

Exposure Guide (August 2013) Interview with Creative Time Lapse Photographer Rob Whitworth

This is Colossal (June 2013) Frenetic Urban Time-lapse Videos of Shanghai, Vietnam and Kuala Lumpur by Rob Whitworth

Asia Society (July 2013) Interview: Time-lapse Photographer Rob Whitworth Transforms Chaos Into Structure

Camera Obscurer Magazine (July 2013) Article: This is Shanghai, by Rob Whitworth

CBS News (June 2013) This is Shanghai - An absolute visual wonderland

China Daily (June 2013) This is Shanghai - Lofty views of cityscapes

NPR - Robert Krulwich (June 2013) Traffic in Frentic HCMC - The Most Dangerous Traffic Circle In The World?

Veja Brazil (May 2013) DIFC - Video Esplendido

CBS News (May 2013) DIFC - A visual feast for the eyes

Huffington Post Italia (May 2013) Timelapse fuochi d'artificio

Gizmodo (May 2013) The Only Thing Better Than a Fireworks Show Is a Fireworks Competition

Petapixel (May 2013) Time-Lapse of One of the World’s Largest Fireworks Competitions

BBC Vietnam (April 2013) Pho co Hoi An qua tay may nguoi Anh

Nikon Pro Magazine (April 2013) Dusk to Dawn - PDF 1.4mb

The Atlantic Cities (December 2012) The Best City Time-Lapse Videos of 2012

Cheezburger (October 2012) Time-Lapse Video of the Day

Broadsheet (October 2012) Day To Night In Kuala Lumpur

Congas (October 2012) Timelapse: Kuala Lumpur (wow!)

Yahoo Japan (October 2012) 昼夜の光の変化が美しすぎるアジア都市

The Atlantic (October 2012) A Hyper Colorful Time-Lapse of Kuala Lumpur

Live Hoi An (October 2012) Life in the fast lane: A time lapse of Hoi An Ancient town

Xatakafoto (October 2012) Un singular time-lapse de Kuala Lumpur

Petapixel (October 2012) Creative Time-Lapse of Kuala Lumpur Bounces Between Day and Night

The Guardian (June 2012) Best Time-lapse Travel Videos

Washington Post (June 2012) Lunch break: Time lapse tour of Ho Chi Minh City

The Word HCMC (December 2011) Crosstown Traffic

Lomography (December 2011) Traffic in Frenetic HCMC, Vietnam: A Time-Lapse Video

Petapixel (December 2011) Hypnotic Time-Lapse of Traffic in Ho Chi Minh City

CBS (December 2011) Probably the coolest video showing traffic you will ever see

Yahoo Vietnam (December 2011) Sài Gòn “xe máy là vua”

Geek.com (December 2011) Epic time-lapse of Ho Chi Minh City

Jalopnik (December 2011) The most amazing time-lapse video you’ll see today

The Atlantic Cities (December 2011) Ho Chi Minh City's Wild Traffic Patterns