Animated GIFs are a bit old-school these days – it’s really all about Flash, CSS3 transitions & transforms, and HTML5 animations.
Whilst creating an advertising banner for one of our clients, we were required to produce an animated GIF. For me, animated GIFs are synonymous with grainy adverts, washed-out colours and perhaps 5 frames of animation – repeated monotonously in your browser until your brain starts pulsing in-time.
However, I stumbled across this very simple explanation of how to put together an animated GIF in Photoshop (CS3 and above), and a rather nice little animation…
Read the full post over at CreativeTechs.