Making a GIF can be fun, but a lot of people aren’t sure how to make one. Here’s our handy step-by-step guide, made by our outreach co-ordinator Helen King. GIMP is an open source image manipulation software, which can be downloaded for free on their website at www.gimp.org. Once you’ve got it on your computer follow our instructions to make a fun and visually exciting GIF:
Press the ▶ button to start GIF.
5. To save GIF > Select File > click Export as
And now you have your GIF!