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Questions about GIF; short for Graphics Interchange Format, a bitmap image file format capable of storing up to 256 RGB colours and it also supports animation. It's primarily used for the web due to its ability to compress file size by limiting the colour palette. Ask anything about creating ...

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Gimp Gif transparency issue

I found this gif online and I loved it but it had a white background. I've managed to get Most of it off, but now it is leaving behind a trail of each frame. I'm not sure why. That's the Gif after I ...
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Animated GIF not fading in

I created an image that's kind of in three parts. The left piece, a plus sign, the right piece. The idea was that I'd create an animated GIF and start with the left piece, then fade in the plus sign, ...
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GIF - How to make a specified area of an existing GIF transparent [duplicate]

I got this GIF: I want to make the same as in this posting, but I only want to make the background without the white checkmark transparent(and with a clean border).
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Photoshop CC 2018 - How to Batch Remove White Background From A Gif [duplicate]

So I have this gif which has 80 layers and I want to remove the white background for each layer. On one layer, this can easily be done with the background eraser tool. I made the brush size super big, ...
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Where can I find GIF inspiration about a certain subject (find us page)?

I started working as a graphic designer two days ago. My boss asked me to create more than one gif to clarify the location of a company and when I created one and he said "I could've liked it two ...
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Why does enabling transparency in an animated gif reduce its file size?

Update 1: I've fiddled around with different images after reading Yorik's comment “. . . AFIAK gifs do not store the whole image per-frame, but rather sub-frames that change.” It does seem like ...
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How can I make smooth, crisp animation?

I am working on doing an Electronic Direct Mail (EDM) for a client and I want to make a really smooth simple animation of a notification bell ringing. Typically I would use Photoshop to make a .gif, ...
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Rainbow color changing GIF in photoshop?

I want to make a rainbow color changing gif, where I can adjust the speed of the color changing and what color it changes to and etc. Basically, as example, I want to turn this: Into something like ...
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How do I create an animated gif in photoshop using the timeline animation?

I do exactly what the person in this (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TeKepjnntWM) video does between 2:01 and 2:20 - I add 3 photos, place them inside a video group in timeline animation and use the ...
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How do I fix freezes in Photoshop gif animations?

The freeze occurs at any point in my animation, in which content spread upon more than 3 layers is being displayed. The freeze continues exactly to the point where the layers are reduced to 3 or less. ...
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Strange artefacts in GIF-animated image with transparency

I try to create an animated GIF of a bee. This image is a gif with transparency. I export it in Adobe Animate CC 2018 with such settings: but as a result: I can't use this image on web. There are to ...
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Text dump to gif? [closed]

(sorry in advance, I have no idea where to put this) I'm part of a team working to figure out something in an ARG currently happening. The person running this ARG gave us a link to a pastebin that ...
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How to create click and stop GIFs for Facebook?

I have seen GIFs on Facebook which will freeze on the mouse click. Normally these kinds of GIF are used to run a contest in social media. Right now I am not getting any social media links for ...
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Is this animated GIF showing Illustrator step by step drawings easy to understand?

I'm trying to make some short animated gifs about Illustrator, with little step-by-step drawings exercises. I could put some explanatory text in some frames but I would prefer not to do that. Maybe ...
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How to convert videos to .GIF without photoshop on Mac

So, I want to make an animated profile picture for myself, but, I don't want to use other applications or 3 party software to convert it because of privacy reasons. Also, I don't have a windows ...
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how to swf file convert gif format with onmouse over and onmouse out [closed]

Hi i am created flash file moving image when i click on the image running stop muse out running continuously. same i converted gif format but on mouse click and on mouse over not working pls give me ...
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Importing a no-disposed frames animated GIF into Photoshop

I've been mucking about with animated GIFs for a while now, but I've only come across these in the last two days. The last two times I just manually flipped on the layers frame by frame to create the ...
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GIMP - GAP Extract Videorange Only Gets First Frame

What I am trying to do: I am trying to use Gimp (2.8) to convert an mp4 video to a gif. What I've done & The Problem: I downloaded and installed GAP (I pasted the resources I used below). ...
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How can I allow a GIF to play in PowerPoint Normal mode?

I have a problem that the gif picture is not playing in normal mode, I know that this is normal, it would be playing only in presentation mode. I just want to check if there is any trick to make it ...
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GIMP How to make existing gif background transparent

I have the following gif, how to make the grey background transparent if not white?
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How to make GIFs open with navigator by default?

I have several looped animated GIFs, that I like to place in one USB stick. I'd like the person who plugs this stick in whatever computer to be able to read the GIFs by clicking on them. By default, ...
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Trim transparent pixels on the outer edge of an animated GIF

Here is a transparent GIF that I made using Blender and Photoshop: I'm happy with it, but I would like to trim out the transparent pixels that are unused around the ball throughout the animation to ...
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Fastest way to create a transparent GIF from PNG

I often create GIFs from a consecutive sequence of transparent PNGs (exported from a 3D modeling app). My current workflow is: 1-Export the animation from the 3D app (Blender) to transparent PNGs 2-...
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How to export GIF from InDesign?

I'm wondering if you can export a GIF in InDesign? I am already have exported a SWF file, but I want to convert it to a GIF. I tried to export to flash (.fla) file but I can't open in flash CS6 ...
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Reducing the frame rate of an animated GIF in Photoshop

I'm doing an animated GIF logo for a client and would like to know if there is a way to reduce the frame rate in Photoshop? I know I can delete frames one by one, but that's not a great solution for ...
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InVision : How to export or record or convert prototype to video / gif in InVision?

I am using InVision for prototyping online. I am done with designing. Now I want to export this interactions as video or gif to show others or to upload in social media. Can anyone help me how to do ...
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Photoshop CS6 - Gif frames issue

Good Afternoon! My problem is a bit complex, so this I'm going to break it into some topics: My project: The project consists in a static background overlayed by some imagery elements and a gif (the ...
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Clipping/Masking On A Timeline/Tweened Frames On Photoshop CS5 and Up

Good day, Art Creators! I have a questions with regards of clipping or masking a certain part of a GIF that I'm making - I'm not sure how would I explain it, but I'd rather show it below: Here's ...
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delay playing animated gif in PowerPoint

I have an animated gif that plays once (no loop). In PowerPoint, I want it to play when it appears on the slide, on a click. Right now, it seems to play before it appears. Is there a way to delay ...
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How to create a color-filling effect inside an alphabet in Photoshop CC - GIF

i guess the image says it all. I would like to create a color-filling animated alphabet gif in photoshop. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks
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PS6 - gifs - cropping different frames in one document

I'm not sure how to actually ask - where to start. I've been using PS6 to make gifs for years. But there is one problem: if I make gifsets, where I need to crop different parts of different frames ...
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Avoid jagged edges after size change

I have been given a PNG image of a simple logo and with a transparent background. Size needs to be reduced but the smaller image has jagged edges. I have tried to keep the resolution unchanged, and I ...
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How can I make a gif faster in photoshop (decrease the length)

I made a gif in photoshop. It runs for about 40 seconds. How can I contract the timeline to make it run for 20 seconds? It is a video animation and not a frame animation. I'm using Photoshop CC. ...
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What's the best way to resize an animated GIF to a specific ratio?

I'm looking to resize an animated GIF (of a prototype), to 800x600 to work on Dribbble. Can anyone explain the best way or point me in the direction of good instructions?
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How to export Animated GIF in Adobe Animate CC / Adobe Flash with ActionScript effects?

I have a traditional Flash file (ActionScript 3, not WebGL / Canvas), with snowfall effects written by ActionScript. The effects look okay in SWF preview, but it does not appear when exporting video ...
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Trying to save Gif in photoshop, but saves frames as separate images?

Trying to save Gif in photoshop, but saves frames as separate images? When I click the file it doesn't save as an animated gif.. help? I do File > Export > Save for web > Make sure it's a gif > Save >...
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Is it possible to create GIF with images of difference size?

I would like to create a simple GIF, consisting of 2 images only: One full white circle (100px x 100px) One half-cirlce (100px x 50px) The idea is, make it looks like the circle is folded into half ...
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Why doesn't opacity changing animation work properly as a gif?

I've created loading animation in Photoshop, while it works perfectly when i play it from animations tab, It messes up after saving it. This is how it looks when animation is played from Photoshop ...
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My GIF is saving blank

so I've created an animated GIF using line drawing on a black background, and whenever I try to Save as/Export as/Save for web legacy, the animation does not appear, just the black background. Any ...
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How can you create an animated GIF from a GIF sequence?

I just tried to export a GIF from Adobe Media Encoder using the preset GIF sequence: It was a surprise to me that, unlike the GIFs I’ve tried to export from the plugin Gifgun or to the online ...
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GIF Exporting Issue

I rendered a video as Quicktime MOV file with RGB+Alpha, so I could convert it into transparent GIF in photoshop by Importing video as "Video Frames to layers" But when I Exporting it GIF, Photoshop ...
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How do I convert a Video to a GIF? [duplicate]

I am using a Mac Pro and latest version of Photoshop and I just can't seem to figure out how to convert an MPEG into a GIF. Any help would be appreciated.
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Photoshop: Loop part of gif

I know that when making your own gifs in Photoshop you have the ability to have the gif loop forever, but I was wondering if there is any possible way to have only part of the gif loop forever, if ...
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Extreme artifacts on a gif exported by Photoshop with transparent background [duplicate]

Above is an example of what I am experiencing, All that should be visible is the dark gray solid lines but they are leaving these wavy artifacts behind that are not visible in Photoshop before export. ...
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How to create collage video with still and moving photos?

I'm looking to create a collage of images that include both still and video - similar to this video collage using Photoshop CS5. Basically, I have 3 landscape photos and one video that I want to ...
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Saving Animated GIF With Transparency (Photoshop)

I am trying to save an animated GIF, but for some reason areas that are more transparent than others (e.g. the grey shadow) don't come out with opacity, they become fully grey when saved. When I save ...
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What do you call this type of animated graphic?

I am trying to make a bunch of images such as the one above to explain a part of my app. I would like to hire someone to make them for me but I am not sure what you call them. I have tried: animated ...
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Can I create a transparent GIF with After Effects?

I'm trying to create a transparent GIF using After Effects but I can't get it just right. I make a transparent video but when I use the GIF makers they resize it. I even now have a PNG sequence. Is ...
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Why does Photoshop change the position of my PNG when creating a GIF?

I'm trying to create a GIF using PNGs I made in Illustrator. Each of them have the same position and size but when I export it to Photoshop, the image position changes per frame. How do I fix this?