Please take the time to compare these two videos.
The first here, „Bathtub IV“ is by Keith Loutit and a perfect example of time-lapse and tilt-shift which results in a perfect stop-motion effect.
Then look at this current Telekom commercial which nicely makes use of this technique. Surprisingly modern for a telecommunications giant such as Deutsche Telekom:
It is not by accident that these two are so similar. Both have been created by Keith Loutit, a master of his craft!