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Convert Videos to Animated GIFs

Animated GIF files are the veritable junk food of the Internet, though a vast majority come as soundless excerpts from traditional video files. The process of turning those video excerpts into the GIFs you know and love can be done using software like Adobe Premiere and Instagiffer.

  1. Ezgif.com is simple online gif maker and toolset for basic animated gif editing. Here you can create, resize, crop, reverse, optimize, and apply some effects to gifs.
  2. GIPHY is the fastest, simplest way to search and share GIFs across all of your favorite social channels.


  3. LunaPic is an online photo editor that allows you to edit, crop, rotate and resize images, add effects to your photos, create slideshows, animation and collagesand convert video to gifs.
  4. Motion Stills is a pilot from Google that brings your Live Photos back to life with advanced stabilization and rendering. Turn your photos into GIFs that loop forever, or edit them together into epic movies.
  5. Gifski is a macOS app for the gifski encoder, which converts videos to GIF animations using pngquant's fancy features for efficient cross-frame palettes and temporal dithering. It produces animated GIFs that use thousands of colors per frame.
  6. QGifer is a tool for extracting part of a video to an animated GIF file.

    Discontinued

    The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 0.2.1, released in June 2013, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

  7. GIF Brewery by Gfycat gives everyone the power to create stunning GIFs from video files. It’s simple, powerful, intuitive to use--and now it’s free.
  8. iWisoft Free Video Converter can fast convert videos between all popular formats like AVI, MPEG, WMV, DivX, XviD, MP4, H.264/AVC, AVCHD, FLV, MKV, RM, MOV, 3GP, and audio MP3, WMA, WAV, RA, M4A, AAC, AC3, OGG.
  9. Movie To GIF is an easy-to-use video to animated GIF converter with simple and friendly interface.
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  10. Crop or resize animated GIFs online - Convert MP4, MPEG, AVI, MOV, or WebM videos to GIF - Cut out GIF frames and adjust play speed.
  11. GIF Maker by Kayak Studio is an easy way to create GIF from your video, multi images. Share your GIF for everyone by FACEBOOK, TWITTER, GIPPHY, IMGUR, INSTAGRAM, WHATSAPP .. .
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    The giflayer API was built to provide a powerful and simple way to perform Video to GIF Conversion at an unparalleled speed and a quality of up to 30 FPS (Frames per Second), supporting all major video portals (e.g. YouTube, Vimeo, Vine, ...
  12. Encode your movies into .gif files, and optionally upload to imgur.com. Options for start and end frames, FPS, and width in pixels.
  13. Youtube to Animated GIF, Create animated GIFs from YouTube videos easy and FREE. Simply copy and paste the URL into our form, and click Create to get started.
  14. Convert from your video, photos, Live Photos, Burst to GIF or from GIF to Video. Add your creativity to your GIF/video with powerful tools. Share them instantly to messenger, Instagram, Facebook or any other apps you love!.