BY CALEB WARD, Premiumbeat Need to convert your video to GIF? Check out 3 of our favorite FREE video to GIF applications. Whether it’s motion graphic loops or simply small video clips, GIFs are a great way to display your work online. This file type has had a resurgence in popularity over the last few years […]Read more "Free Video to GIF Apps"
by Adobe, Kendall Plant The web is all about motion these days, so GIFs are ubiquitous. Adding motion to an image can help it tell a more complex story—and Adobe Photoshop makes creating GIFs easy. See how designer and content creator Kendall Plant gives new life to one of her sketches by turning it into a GIF. […]Read more "HOW TO MAKE AN ANIMATED GIF IN ADOBE PHOTOSHOP"
By Ryan McAfee, Pond5 Cinemagraphs are magical loops or clips that combine a still image with a moving video component. When they’re done well, they appear to be seamless animations that mesmerize us into watching them for extended periods of time. Creating a cinemagraph can actually be done pretty easily, as long as you know […]Read more "How to Make a Cinemagraph in Premiere Pro (or After Effects)"
by Adobe In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to turn a series of photos into a looping animated GIF using Photoshop. This technique works well for creating a timelapse animation using series of photos taken from a DSLR or point-and-shoot camera, or even a mobile device. For this example, we’ll use a series of photos […]Read more "How to make an animated GIF in Photoshop"
By Lewis McGregor Traditional movie posters are giving way to motion posters. Learn how you can generate interest in your own project with a motion poster. With the growth of social media platforms, we’ve seen the rise of several trends from studios and creators that push traditional marketing strategies. One of the new innovative trends from the […]Read more "Bring Your Film Marketing To Life With a Motion Poster"
by Adobe Creative Cloud Got a spare minute? Pick one of these videos and learn a new Photoshop technique. Adobe Creative Cloud has the beginnings of a simple site with video’s all under a minute in length geared towards teaching you specific subjects in a short yet efficient manner. Check back often for what […]Read more "Adobe Photoshop’s New 60 Second “Make It Now” Series"
by Brenda Stokes Barron Animation has always been a crucial part of storytelling. It’s safe to assume that from 2016 on, designers will be looking at ways to create animations that require less time to create but have a more attractive design. So, you can expect to see a mix of 2D and 3D […]Read more "Best Motion Graphics Trends in Design for 2017"