Camalapse, The Clockwork Timelapse Timer For You iPhone By Charlie Sorrel • 7:30 am, August 20, 2012 News The Camalapse timer runs like clockwork. Wait... What? Camalapse is short for “camel prolapse,” although oddly it has nothing to do with either ungulate mammals or slipping organs. Instead, the Camalapse is a clockwork stand for your camera which takes 360˚ time-lapse sequences. Continue reading .