Yeah, I realised after I searched the net for a few hours that it'd be best to get a DV camera or something and do it through my Mac directly.
I know of only one camera that has a time lapse feature, and it's way past my price range. Looks like I'm better off with a JVC DV camcorder.
"A man chooses, a slave obeys." - Andrew Ryan of Ryan Industries (Bioshock)