Woman in Balcony - Animated GIF

Katie Ermilio

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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.

Jamie has been using animated GIF images to showcase her work in a format that is somewhere between a static image and a video. You can find all of Jamie’s gorgeous work, she refers them as Cinemagraphs, at tumblr.com.

Here’s a tutorial on creating Animated GIFs from a video clip but creating cinemagraph GIFs is a bit more complex.