Aladdin has released Sundial 3.0, its newly-revised, cross-platform desktop picture software that displays a 24-hour scenic photo sequence, so when its dawn in your time zone, its dawn on your desktop.

Sundial is available in Californian or Hawaiian Collections, with each Collection containing 24 hours of images from 10 scenes, or over 300 high-resolution images. Choose your favourite scene and Sundial displays it in time-lapse photography, synchronized to your time of day.

The Californian Collection features classic images – the Golden Gate Bridge, the Northern Californian coast and more. The Hawaiian Collection includes Waikiki beach and Alau Island.

Available online from Aladdin, each collection costs $29.95.