Filmmaker Tom Lowe recently began work on his first film, Southwest Light, where he travels the Southwestern United States, and captures the locations he encounters in a mixture of slow-motion and timelapse photography.

Timescapes: “Death is the Road to Awe” is a some of the production footage that will be used in his debut film. It’s a beautiful piece, you have to see it.

Hit the jump to see more Timescapes videos.

Mountain Light

Learning to Fly

Day to Night at Joshua Tree

The timescapes were shot using Canon and RED cameras. Tom’s trip to the American Southwest will last 10 months. Keep up with him on and follow him on Twitter.

[via Krypty]

BONUS: See more of our time-lapse related posts here.