SFO nighttime timelapse video is captivating, because that’s timelapse for ya

If someone has shot a terrible timelapse video, I have yet to see it. They’re just great. All of them. Seriously.

Owen Scharlotte proves this incontrovertible rule of the universe with a short video that manages the previously unthinkable trick of making San Francisco International Airport look absolutely mesmerizing.

The 1:36 video was shot over the course of four nights and is comprised of about 8,000 RAW photos, so contemplate that Herculean effort while watching this gorgeous piece of work.