Experience spectacular views of Earth from outer space.
Earthlapse TV provides both time-lapse and HDEV live views from the International Space Station. The app includes 18 views, eight accompanying soundtracks, four color filters, five playback speeds, and an on-screen clock.
From Earth to sea. This is just one of the spectacular scenes that Earthlapse TV offers. From the Mediterranean to the Arabian Sea is a sight to behold. There are several other views to choose from as well, so if you prefer to see the sky, rather than the sea, the app has you covered.
What is it about?
Earthlapse TV puts the breathtaking views from outer space on your Apple TV. Captured by International Space Station astronauts, both the time-lapse and live views are extraordinary. For creating a stunning and out-of-this-world backdrop on your Apple TV, look no further than Earthlapse TV.
For those who...
- You appreciate views of Earth from outer space
- You are looking for a unique screen saver option
Not for those who...
- You do not like views of Earth from outer space
- You prefer landscape nature scenes
Why we love it
Earthlapse TV is the perfect screen saver option for those who love views of Earth from the International Space Station. Captured by astronauts, these phenomenal views create an amazing effect when you are not using your Apple TV.
App Store Description
Earthlapse turns your display into a window aboard the International Space Station. Enjoy beautiful 4K HDR views from space on your Apple TV. Includes both mastered time-lapse views and ISS HDEV live views. Captured by astronauts aboard the ISS and mastered by the Magic Window crew this app offers the highest fidelity ISS video ever produced.
- 4K 3840x2160 10-bit HDR visuals (Apple TV 4K)
- HD compatible works great on 4th generation ATV
- 20 unique views captured by ISS astronauts
- 8 relaxing soundtracks, or listen to your own music
- Live view from ISS HDEV cameras (when available)
- On-screen clock with 4 styles and 2 sizes
- 4 color filters including stunning black & white
- 5 speeds of playback from "fastest" to "slowest"
- Built with Metal for ultra smooth performance
- Anti-burn-in slowly moves text to protect your display
- Made exclusively for Apple TV
The app download contains 4 views and the remaining views are automatically downloaded as you use the app. The app contains a total of 2 gigabytes of views made from over 20,000 photos.
Fans of Earthlapse on Apple TV should check out the app on iPad and iPhone (sold separately). Carry the earth around with you on your iPhone or iPad!
All Images courtesy of the Image Science & Analysis Laboratory, NASA Johnson Space Center. Special thanks to astronaut Don Pettit who inspired this app.
Apple TV 4K required for 4K HDR resolution. Runs in HD 1920x1080 on the 4th generation Apple TV.
NOTE: This app does not function as the Apple TV screen saver. It must be launched independently like other apps.