I've wanted to do time lapse photography for as long as i can remember.
Here are some things i've done with a digital camera.
I just put the camera on a tripod and took a picture every minute or two or three. The photos were sequenced into a flash animation using some custom python code.
California poppy opening, March 20, 2002 flash, 512kb. The first flower in my roof garden, opening on the first day of spring.
Sunrise seen from the roof, May 13, 2002: flash, 480kb Jetlag got me up...