Software for animated gifs?
dotancohen at gmail.com
Sun Mar 2 12:47:16 UTC 2008
On 02/03/2008, Karl Auer <kauer at biplane.com.au> wrote:
> On Sun, 2008-03-02 at 13:17 +0200, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> > On 02/03/2008, Dotan Cohen <dotancohen at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > What software for ubuntu can create an animated gif image? Also, is
> > > there any software that can play an animated gif frame by frame?
> > In bad form, I reply to my own email. It appears that mplayer can play
> > animated gifs one frame at a time. However, I still need software for
> > creating them. Thanks.
> The GIMP will do it. Create your picture with multiple layers; each
> layer is another image in the animation. Be careful with transparency;
> each frame completely overwrites the previous frame. When you save, do
> so as GIF. At that point you will be given the option to save as an
> animation; the next dialogue will let you set the delay between frames.
> Regards, K.
The gimp! I should have thought of that. Thanks.
A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?
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