Monthly: Cinemagraph - Photography Contest [23 entries]

The fly rubs its paws Picture

Winning entry, with a score of:
Contest goal:

'Cinemagraphs are still photographs in which a minor and repeated movement occurs, forming a video clip. They are published as an animated GIF or in other video formats, and can give the illusion that the viewer is watching an animation'
- Wikipedia

Your job in this contest is to create a cinemagraph.

How to do this and examples you can find here.
You'll need to upload your entry as an animated gif file!


Status: finished. Check out the winners below!

still26: I have been trying for two days to change mp4 into GIF. Have tried numerous links, which all sound easy enough to follow...yet I just cannot transfer it into GIF. Does anyone have a good link to follow? H E L P ( 292 days ago )
captgeo: Still26.. are you using PS? ( 292 days ago )
still26: Yes, I'm using PS but I'm OK now. After two days of torture, teeth gnashing, hair pulling I finally got it and I offer up the link that helped me. There are many tutorials available on You Tube but this one was the easiest ( 291 days ago )
Contest Moderator: So you learned something new now Still. That was the purpose of this contest ( 270 days ago )
still26: Hey, I'm always learning something new, it's good to be still26 and learning for in my dotage perhaps brilliance awaits! ( 266 days ago )

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The fly rubs its paws - created by Denlig

The fly rubs its paws
Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 1/23Score: 62.5% (35)5214 views

(290 days ago)

Zen Morning - created by still26

Zen Morning
Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 2/23Score: 60.8% (30)4635 views

(292 days ago)

Smokey Mountain river - created by captgeo

Smokey Mountain river
Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 3/23Score: 60.8% (25)4707 views

(296 days ago)

Looping - created by Denlig

Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 4/23Score: 60.7% (20)4901 views

(289 days ago)

Cremation - created by still26

Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 5/23Score: 58.6% (15)4777 views

In the end we really don't amount to much.

"Every man's life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another."

―Ernest Hemingway (291 days ago)