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Thursday, March 8, 2012

The rebirth of animated GIFs

A new PBS video charts the 25-year-old history of animated GIFs and the recent explosion in animated photography, spearheaded by the blogging platform Tumblr.

A new project called Idle Screenings takes movies like Avatar, The Dark Knight, Inception and The Hangover and creates animated GIFs,  reports Wired.

Animated GIF from the movie Inception.