12 successful examples of cinemagraphs

For the past 2 years, the humble animated GIF has soared to new artistic heights, receiving a classy makeover in the form of cinemagraphs. Cinemagraphs are loosely defined as still photographs in which a minor and repeated movement occurs....

Create an animated GIF in Flash and Photoshop CS5

Many of us are familiar with GIFs — we see them all over the web in forms of viral cat clips or those obnoxious flashing banner ads on the side of our screens. And in 99designs’ contests, their most...

Create an Animated 3D GIF in Photoshop CS6

In this tutorial, we will explain how to take a flat logo and animate it using Photoshop’s new 3D and Timeline features. Let’s get started!   Tutorial Assets The following assets were used during the production of this tutorial....