Photoshop CS6 to Create an Animated GIF from a Video

The new timeline feature in Photoshop CS6 will allow you to open, edit, and export videos without ever having to leave the application.

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How to Create An Animated GIF in Photoshop CC
I’m sure you’ve seen those crazy, almost hypnotic animated GIFs all over the web. I’m sure you’ve seen the ones that loop infinitely, and you probably wondered “How did they do that?” The truth is, it isn’t that hard to do in Photoshop CC. I am actually only using 2 images to create the animated GIF in Photoshop CC in my tutorial video below. I needed to create one to show off the effect I created in a tutorial, and this was the perfect way to do so. Along with images, you can also import video, so theoretically you could created an animated GIF out of a video clip, too. Learn how to create an animated GIF in Photoshop CC in the tutorial video below.


Use Timeline to Create an Animated GIF from a Video
The new timeline feature in Photoshop CS6 will allow you to open, edit, and export videos without ever having to leave the application. In this tutorial, we'll show you how to use this new feature to create an animated GIF from a video; a feature that could be used for banner ads, avatars, and more.


Create an animated GIF in Flash and Photoshop
The primary purpose of the GIF file is to create a simple, compressed file, with the illusion of a video animation without needing the viewer to press the “play” button, or deal with a huge video file that takes longer to load. In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to make a GIF in Flash and Photoshop CS5.


Create a Loading Animated GIF
Create a Loading Animated GIF with Photoshop CC: Learn how to design a loading or download icon in the form of an animated GIF file using Adobe Photoshop CC.


Shopping Site Animated Banner
Animated Gif files have been the butt of many jokes within the design community. That is because animated gifs are famous for being a bit cheesy and notorious for cluttering up a page. Used properly however, animation can draw interest to an otherwise overlooked area of a page. Today, we will demonstrate how to use Photoshop to create an animated gif in Photoshop CS5. Let’s get started!


Creating an animated GIF
Have you ever wondered how animated GIFs are created? Wish you could be a pro GIF animator overnight? Well, maybe you can because we’re revealing all the juicy secrets on how an animated GIF is produced, in this super exciting tutorial.


How to Make Animated GIF Images
Adobe Photoshop allows you to create basic frame-by-frame animation, perfect for amateur animators. These animated ‘images’ are then saved in the GIF format, viewable in Internet Explorer.
In this tutorial, I will show you how to create such animated pictures in Adobe Photoshop, how to save them & also how they can be viewed.


How to Create a Holiday-Inspired Animated GIF Using Stop Motion Photography
Introduced in 1987 by CompuServe, the animated GIF is as popular today as it has ever been. The GIF animation has gone through many phases over the years. It’s been loved, hated, and then loved again. Today, I think the GIF animation has found its place as a useful way to distribute short and fun animations online. Recently, I was inspired by a GIF that I saw on Twitter and thought the concept would make a fun tutorial. I got together with our Photography Editor at Tuts+ to organize a cross-site tutorial that shows how to shoot stop-motion photography and then assemble those photos into an animated GIF in Photoshop. In this tutorial, we will show you how to use Photoshop to quickly assemble the photos we shot in the photography part of this tutorial, and create our animation.


Create A Flashing Animated GIF
This tutorial is a detailed video screen cast on how you can use Photoshop to create an animated gif. Gifs are a blast from the past in the late 90’s they where a hot trend every web designer seemed incorporate flashing gifs into there web projects, which really use to make me cringe. It’s a technique that can work really well when when used really subtly within a web project. Gifs are more commonly used these days within banners, and not as heavily used as it once was.


Create an Animated Interface GIF
Ever wanted to turn an app interface PSD into a fully animated demo for your clients or site? Turns out, you can use Photoshop for that, too. In this tutorial, we will design a simple news iPhone app, and then animate it for client presentation and export it as a GIF file. You'll learn everything you need to go from idea to animated demo, all inside any recent version of Photoshop.


How To Make a Cool Cinemagraph Image
No doubt you’ll have heard of the term Cinemagraph since it exploded onto the Internets. Originally coined by Photographers Kevin Burg and Jamie Beck, a cinemagraph is a clever revival of the classic animated GIF. It combines features of video and photography to create a the illusion of a still image but with cool motion effects. Let’s take a look at how to create your own animated GIF cinemagraph by playing around with Photoshop’s animation tools.


GIF in Adobe Photoshop Animated Interface
Ever wanted to turn an app interface PSD into a fully animated demo for your clients or site? Turns out, you can use Photoshop for that, too. In this tutorial, we will design a simple news iPhone app, and then animate it for client presentation and export it as a GIF file. You'll learn everything you need to go from idea to animated demo, all inside any recent version of Photoshop.


Animated GIF Tutorial
A tutorial for making a simple animated GIF of a blinking cat in Adobe Photoshop.


Creating an animated 728x90 GIF banner
In this tutorial we will create a 728x90 animated banner GIF like the ones you see on blogs and webpages. I will use my own Logo "TutorialBoneYard.com" and just use simple text animation. Then we will save it as a GIF file which can then be played on a website.


Creating an animated gif in Illustrator & Photoshop
I've always been fascinated by the wonderful animated gif images created by the talented folks of RADIO. So I thought to myself I have to try this too, and since it's about Christmas time I had the idea to draw Santa. Giving this some further thought, I decided Santa had to go on a diet, and do a bit of exercising instead of leaving all the heavy lifting up to Rudolf and his friends. So I swapped the reindeers for this beautiful vintage bicycle named Omer by Achielle, this way Santa is riding in absolute style! Let's have a closer look on how I created this animated gif…


Beautiful Animated Effect
In this tutorial you will learn how to add beautiful animated effects to an image in Photoshop by creating an animated gif. You can view the animated image effect below. Create a new file with 800px width and 600px height.


How to create animated GIFs for UI design presentations: Part 1
You may have seen really cool animated GIFs that design professionals are using to present UI design on Behance, Dribble and other design communities platforms and wondered how did they created them. What is fast becoming one of the best ways of illustrating gestures and animations in mobile apps, animated GIFs offer a little more over traditional storyboards and static screenshots. In Part 1 of the series, I show how to create the animated GIF above. The second part will explain how to export your files properly and optimize into a GIF. Download of project file is also available.


Animated Textures Onto 3D Objects
Adobe Photoshop Video tutorial: Create a simple video animation file and then learn how Photoshop can place that animated texture onto a 3D object.


Create Animated Falling Snow
Digitally created snow can often be quite difficult to generate in Photoshop, in a realistic-looking way. We recently published a tutorial showing how to add snow to a still image, so in this tutorial, we decided that it would be fun to show how to create a realistic-looking animated snowfall effect in Photoshop, and then turn it into an animated GIF file.


Creating an Animated GIF
In this tutorial, I will go through each of the steps in creating an animated GIF using a set of images. Also, I will show some techniques you can use to improve your workflow not only for making GIFs but also for other projects.