GIF, pronounced as JIF, is a popular image format that is widely used for web graphics especially animation. There are entire blogs devoted to animated GIFs though the format has remained relatively unchanged since it was invented in 1987.

Tutorial: How to Make Cinemagraphs with Photoshop

This video tutorial explains how you can create Cinemagraphs with Adobe Photoshop. Cinemagraphs are a form of animated GIFs that fit somewhere between a still image and a moving video.

Photographs Turned into Animated GIFs

Fashion Photographs as Animated GIFs The 256-color GIF format has been around since the early days of the Internet but photographer Jamie Beck has taken these boring GIF animations to an all new level – fashion photography.

Animated Google Logo for Newton’s Birthday

Google Doodle for Newton's Apple tree is the first Google Logo that's animated but they haven't used Flash or GIF animation for the image - it's a simple JavaScript.

Animated Typewriter Effect for your Text

Screedbot is an online tool that adds the scrolling typewriter effect to any block of text. The output image is rendered as an animated GIF file that you can easily embed in web pages.