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How to Make Your Own GIF Without Photoshop

Author by Rocabella

Updated on May 15, 2020

GIF is a very popular way to share content and express oneself online. Our lives have been enriched by the advent of GIF. Special and interesting GIFs can be interactive in our conversations or posts. Do you also want to make your own GIF? Look here, this article will help you. A nice GIF Maker is recommended:

Do You Want to Make Your Own GIFs in the Simplest Way?

GIF stands for Graphics Interchange format. It's seen in every corner of our social media, whether chatting with friends or expressing our opinions on social platforms, GIF has become an important symbol of our expression of views and feelings. If a picture says 1,000 words, an animated GIF might say 10,000, 50,000, or even more, right? GIF is very easy to express what we find hard to express via plain words. However, finding GIFs to send is very simple, but making your own GIF is not as easy. Hence, follow the following tutorial to make your own GIFs by converting images to GIF or convert videos to GIF!

Create Your Own GIF with a Desktop GIF Maker

If you search for a keyword like "make your own GIF", many online GIF makers such as GIPHY, EZGIF and so on will appear on the top of all results. Undoubtedly, these online GIF making sites have received a lot of praise, but why are they not recommended here? Firstly, these sites only allow for limited video sizes and images to upload, and secondly, they require a stable and fast internet connection, thirdly, your privacy will be at risk if you upload personal pictures or videos. That's why I recommend WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro here, a trustworthy desktop GIF maker, not only for its proficiency to convert files between various formats, but also for its efficiency that will save us a lot of time. No need to hesitate, free downloadfree download this software now and let us move to how to make your GIF step by step.

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Tutorial One: How to Make Your Own GIFs from Videos

Load a Video into Program

Before start, please free downloadfree download and install WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro on your PC.

Step 1: Add a Video to the Program

Launch the program you just installed and move the mouse over the GIF Maker option and select Convert Video to GIF and enter a new window. Click Add Video to load your video from a local drive. Click Clear to start again and import a new video if you need.

Tips: As you can see, this multi-functional software also supports changing video format, downloading video, recording screen, and more.

Custom Parameters for the Output GIF

Step 2: Custom Parameters for the Output GIF

(1) Now let's trim the video to make a GIF. Drag the blue trapezoidal sliders on the timeline to select duration, or you can input the accurate time in the Start and End box.

(2) You can keep the original resolution of the video or change video resolution by making use of Custom resolution to worsen or improve video quality.

(3) Adjust the frame rate by entering a specific number in the box to determine how many images to grab per second. In general, the larger the frame rate, the smoother the GIF will get.

Start Making Your Own GIF

Step 3: Start to Create Your Own GIF

The final step is very simple, you just need to set an output path for the GIF and click the Create GIF button to start making your GIF.

Tutorial Two: How to Make Your Own GIFs Using Images

Convert Photos to GIF

As shown in Tutorial 1, free downloadfree download and install WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro on your PC first.

Step 1: Add Images into Program

Launch the program and pick Convert Photos to GIF to enter a new window. Click Add Images to load your photos. And you can click the Clear button to clear the wrong picture.

Step 2: Set Parameters for the Output GIF

Enter a specific number to adjust the width and height of the output GIF. Change the frame rate of GIF per second by sliding Time Delay. And then, you can preview the GIF in the upper right corner of the interface.

Step 3: Output Your GIF

Give the output GIF a path and click the Create GIF button to start to make your GIF.

At last...

All in all, whether you're converting videos to GIFs or converting pictures to GIFs, you've learned to make your own GIF. These unique GIFs will definitely add a lot of joy when chatting with friends. Enjoy life.

Finally, you can share this article with more people if it helps you.

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