Cloud Videos

Clouds never stay still. They're in a state of perpetual transition, mutating from one form to another. This ephemeral, ever-changing quality is part of their beauty. If you have time-lapse video of clouds for this page, upload it to a video hosting site like Vimeo or YouTube and send us a link.

Stratocumulus sunlight interplay

George Preoteasa, member 41,445, has recently started to experiment with IR photography and sent us this video.

Clouds of Spring: The Mojave Desert

David Oscarson, supporting member 40,914, recently completed a video of clouds above the Mojave Desert.

The Giants Above

David Luff recently contacted us about his video. The Giants Above is a video hecreated to showcase the beauty of clouds. It transitions from night to day, and is accompanied by an array of ambient and cinematic music.

GB Moring Glory 2018

James Cooper, member 55,001, sent us this video of the Morning Glory Cloud which forms over the Gulf of Carpentaria in Northern Australia every year during the months of September and October.

Zodiacal Light

George Preoteasa, member 41,445, sent us this timelapse taken in the Catskills. It shows nicely how the zodiacal light forms and then fades away. Society founder, Gavin Pretor-Pinney, tells us that as it's so subtle, this is very hard to spot and photograph.

The Encounter

Daniel Thomas, member 55,137, sent us this timelapse video taken in May 2017 in Ste-Mélanie and Ste-Béatrix, Quebec

Extreme Cloudspotting

Joe Jennings, of shows us how to take cloudspotting to the next level…

Just Before A Storm

Daniel Thomas, Society member 55,137, sent us this video shot last summer just before a storm.

Puff the Magic Dragon

Tom Maloney lives in an area of Colorado known as the Wet Mountain Valley. From his front deck, he can see a sweeping panorama of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range. And of course, the sky above it. He recorded this time lapse video in May last year.