Sadly the CHDK hacks don't work with DSLRs (yet).
EDIT: I should add that the beauty of timelapse is that even an old 5MP camera can create beautiful 1080p HD videos.
And love the fact that stuff like this makes the front page of HNews. I'm here for the tech discussions, but love to come across things like this. Exactly why HNews is the first webpage I visit in the morning.
And yeah, I've seen some spectacular photography before, but this just took my breath away.
It's very good to sit back - even if you're still looking at the computer - and remember what's out there.
In terminal, run this command:
System/Library/Frameworks/ScreenSaver.framework/Resources/ScreenSaverEngine.app/Contents/MacOS/ScreenSaverEngine -background > /dev/null 2>&1
"Nevergreen" - Emancipator http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RChF0wlcWfQ
(timelapse video link) http://www.vimeo.com/14718221