Category: ANIMATED GIFS

Sep 7, 2012

Famous Banksy Artworks as Animated Gifs

Famous Banksy Artworks as Animated Gifs

Artist ABVH is an animated gif monster! With over 33 pages of animated excellence on his highly active Tumblr page, ABVH is proof that the animated gif culture is alive and well. In the series below, ABVH adds movement to some of Banksy’s most famous artworks. The animations are subtle with much of the image…

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Aug 13, 2012

15 Ways to Get Past an Awkward Moment

15 Ways to Get Past an Awkward Moment

We’ve all been in awkward situations, our lives are full of them. Nobody’s perfect, but how you handle it can turn an awkward moment into a partial win. Below you will see 15 awkward situations and what these people did to try and turn it around. It might not always work but the best…

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Jul 9, 2012

15 Hilarious Strikeout Moves by Major League Umpires

15 Hilarious Strikeout Moves by Major League Umpires

Sports website Deadspin has recently published an epic two-part post of every single Major League umpire’s strikeout call (part 1, part 2), all 72 of them. If you’re a fan of baseball and on a decent Internet connection it’s definitely worth checking out. From shadow punches, to leg lifts and kung fu fighing…

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Jun 11, 2012

Big, Beautiful, High-Quality Gifs by Micael Reynaud

Big, Beautiful, High-Quality Gifs by Micael Reynaud

Artists like Micaël Reynaud are elevating the animated gif art form to new levels. Reynaud, a freelance designer and stop-motion animation professional, describes his work as ‘hypnotic very short films’ [Source]. The high quality of these animated gifs draw striking parallels to our previous post on Cinemagraphs which are definitely worth checking out as…

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May 14, 2012

These 15 Animated Gifs Will Trip You Out

These 15 Animated Gifs Will Trip You Out

In this Sifter’s 8th installment of the Awesome Animatead Gif Series we explore the trippier side of animated gifs with these 15 eye-jarring examples. For this post, ‘trippy’ is used in a pretty generic sense. I tried to find a wide variety of gifs that may be considered ‘trippy’ depending on what satisfies that…

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Apr 23, 2012

50 Animated GIFs for Every Situation Ever

50 Animated GIFs for Every Situation Ever

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then an animated gif must be worth some kind of number I can’t even begin to comprehend. If you’ve ever found yourself browsing the Internet and felt compelled to respond with a witty reply, only to come up: wow, mind. blown., golf clap, etc. Then these…

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Apr 2, 2012

The Animated Gifs Series: Obama Edition

The Animated Gifs Series: Obama Edition

In the Sifter’s sixth installment of the Awesome Animated Gif Series, we follow up from part 5’s Classy High Quality Gifs with a special Presidential Edition. We may have to do a follow-up post with Mr. George W. Bush so both parties are properly represented, but for now, here’s 18 awesome gifs of…

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