Purchase starting @ $2899

Rental starting @ $325 per month


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18MP NanoTimeLapse System

The NanoTimelapse is the perfect for tool for capturing mission critical time lapse footage. Utilizing the Canon EOS SL1 18MP camera, this sytem is ready to photograph, archive and upload from anywhere. The system comes equiped with a cellular modem making it easy to tweak and configure any settings remotely as well as giving you critical operational alerts. Our Webhosting-50 is also included to provide you with a web slideshow and archive that is compatible with all your devices. No special app required.


    Hardware includes:

  • 18MP Canon DSLR camera
  • 10-18mm or 18-55mm lens
  • 128GB+128GB local redundant camera storage
  • 1.3GHz dual core Intel Atom controller module with Erdman Watchdog technology
  • 3G/4G cellular modem
  • IP68 rated all weather camera enclosure
  • 360° swivel pole/wall mount kit
  • 100-240v AC power supply w/ 8ft cord

    Software/Service includes:

  • Windows Embedded 8 OS
  • Erdman designed VM95 camera software platform
  • Error/status reporting via Email
  • HTML5 web slideshows compatible with all your modern devices
  • Silverlight fallback for older browsers
  • FTP archive access for the duration of the project
  • Remote support and programming
  • Lifetime Warranty See Policies

Upgrades Available:

  • Upgrade to Solar Power to go completely off grid
  • Cold weather upgrade for 0° C or colder environments adds heater and insulation
  • Heavy Duty Pole/wall mount kit Available for more stable image capture
  • Upgrade storage to 256GB+256GB redundant local camera storage
  • Industrial Grade 4G LTE modem available for edge coverage areas

Canon EOS SL1 18MP DSLR Camera

The EOS SL1 from Canon is the smallest and lightest DSLR available on the market today. Sighting in at 18MP, it has the resolution neccessary to produce time-lapse frames that are over 8x larger than 1080p HD video and over 2x larger than 4K(2160p) video. When combined with Canon optics, it is able to capture your project in amazing clarity and detail.

    Canon EOS SL1 Specs:

  • Image size - 5184 x 3456 pixels
  • Image Format - Approx. 22.3mm x 14.9mm (APS-C)
  • Image aspect ratio - 3:2
  • Exposure Control - TTL maximum aperture metering with 63-zone metering sensor. Evaluative metering (linked to all AF points)
  • ISO Range - 100-6400 in whole stop increments
  • Exp Compensation - ±5 stops in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments
  • Compatible Lenses - Canon EF and EF-S mount lenses

Canon 10-18mm Lens

    Canon EF-S 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 IS STM:

  • Horizontal Angle of View - 97° to 64°
  • Vertical Angle of View - 74° to 45°
  • Aperture - f/4.5-5.6 to f/22-29
  • Construction - 14 elements in 11 groups
  • Focus Motor - STM with remote focus capability

Canon 18-55mm Lens

    Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM:

  • Horizontal Angle of View - 64° to 23°
  • Vertical Angle of View - 45° to 15°
  • Aperture - f/3.5-5.6 to f/22-36
  • Construction - 13 elements in 11 groups
  • Focus Motor - STM with remote focus capability

Nationwide 4G LTE Cellular coverage

Our cameras have nationwide 3g/4g cellular data coverage using Verizon Wireless. Utilizing an internal modem, we are able to keep the system size small. We can also provide an upgrade to a industrial grade modem in an IP68 rated external enclosure for edge coverage cases. The cellular data connection takes the hassle of having to wire CAT5/6 all over a jobsite. It also has the benefit of making the system a true turn-key package since no configuration is necessary.

Web hosted slideshows

Erdman will archive all your images from the start to the finish on our powerful webhosting platform. Access all the images your camera has captured from our HTML5 standards compliant web slideshows. HTML5 means you can access the images regardless of device. No special apps are required on mobile devices since the slideshow webpage can be saved and launched as a web app.

    Slideshow Features:

  • Displays FULL RESOLUTION 18MP pictures
  • HTML 5 Desktop and Mobile slideshows
  • Silverlight fallback slideshow for older PC
  • Calendar based image navigation
  • Image markup tools for drawing or notation
  • Image commenting
  • "Best Of" voting system
  • Multiple views from one interface
  • Adjustible playback speed
  • Compare tool lets you view two pictures at once
  • Quickly save, email, and share an image directly from the slideshow
  • Can be embedded inline in any html file on your existing webpage
  • Smooth pan and zoom animations
  • Touch enabled interface for ease of use on tablets
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Erdman Server Platform

Erdman maintains our own servers in an N+1 hosting facility. Our servers have high bandwidth availablity and can handle thousands of simultaneous users. Our webhosting can provide your camera with virtually unlimited FTP storage. We also provide you with an FTP login to access this storage while the project is ongoing. We will never try to upsell you on your own images: what gets uploaded is what is shown to your users.

    Webhosting Features:

  • Unlimited FTP storage space for camera images
  • FTP login provided to access image archive at any time
  • High bandwidth availiblity with redundant Tier 3 bandwidth providers
  • Servers located in an N+1 facility
  • Nightly backups to offsite location
  • Error reporting to email of all critical system alerts such as: low disk space, system restarts, battery voltage, etc.