Using the Sony ZV-e10 Camera for Long-Term Time-lapse

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At photoSentinel, we understand the artistry and precision required in time-lapse photography. That's why we are taking a look at the Sony ZV-e10, a mirrorless interchangeable lens camera designed to help you capture stunning time-lapse sequences. With its exceptional features and capabilities, the Sony ZV-e10 is a perfect companion for photographers and content creators looking to take their time-lapse projects to new heights.

Sony ZV-e10

Superior Image Quality

When connected to the photoSentinel Tempo, the Sony ZV-e10 allows you to capture time-lapse sequences with impressive detail.

Equipped with a 24.2-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor and an expansive ISO range of 100-32,000 (expandable to 51,200), the Sony ZV-e10 delivers exceptional image quality. You can confidently shoot in various lighting conditions, knowing that your time-lapse footage will be filled with stunning resolution and clarity.

With the support of the photoSentinel System, the ZV-e10 ensures that your time-lapse footage is nothing short of breathtaking.

Versatile Framing

The ZV-e10 features a 3.0-inch vari-angle touchscreen LCD screen and an electronic viewfinder (EVF), providing flexible framing options to compose your time-lapse shots precisely.

Sony ZV-e10 Camera

Long-Term Time-Lapse Integration.

To integrate the Sony ZV-e10 into your long-term time-lapse photography projects, consider the following tips:


As the ZV-e10 lacks a built-in intervalometer, use an external intervalometer such as the photoSentinel Tempo.

Power Supply

The ZV-e10 can capture approximately 440 shots from its battery. Connect the camera to an external power source, such as the photoSentinel Tempo, to continue powering it through your long-term time-lapse project.

Aperture Priority

Set the camera to Aperture Priority mode to achieve smoother transitions throughout the time-lapse. Allow the camera to adjust the shutter speed according to the lighting level.

For more camera setting recommendations for long-term time-lapse with the photoSentinel Tempo, please see the Recommended Camera Settings and Sony Camera Operation articles on our Knowledge Base.

Sony ZV-e10

RAW Format

Shooting in RAW format provides flexibility during post-processing and preserves image quality, allowing for enhanced editing capabilities.

A closer look at the specifications

Specification Details
Camera Type Mirrorless interchangeable lens camera
Sensor Resolution 24.2 megapixels
Sensor Type APS-C CMOS
ISO Range 100-32,000 (expandable to 51,200)
Video Resolution 4K UHD at 30p, Full HD at 120p
Image Stabilization 5-axis in-body image stabilization
Autofocus System Fast Hybrid AF with 425 phase-detection AF points
LCD Screen 3.0-inch vari-angle touchscreen
Viewfinder Electronic viewfinder (EVF)
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB-C, HDMI
Battery Life Approx. 440 shots (CIPA standard)
Weight Approx. 343g (body only)

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