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Animated GIFS for Fun, Illustration, and Art

A session at BIT15 - Bring IT,Together 2015

Wednesday 4th November, 2015

9:00am to 11:50am (EST)

In the early wild-west days of the Internet, animated GIFs promised the world to web explorers in the form of flashy-yet-soon-to-be-gaudy under-construction signs. Shunted aside as more refined web design arose, animated GIFs have experienced a resurgence in recent years, and are now accepted as a true Art Form, with annual competitions and juried art shows held around the world.

Participate in a hands-on workshop exploring the potential of the animated GIF, as both a professional tool for illustration and an art form for expression. Learn how to make and optimize GIFs, and explore the finer points of focus, timing, and envisioning so that you can develop your skills as a GIF Artiste. Who knows, you may even acquire a chronic case of GIF-EYE-tis, in which images presents themselves daily as an opportunity for interpretation as an animated GIF …

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☻ Andrew Forgrave

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14 attendees

  • ☻ Andrew Forgrave
  • Andrew Orphanos
  • Alanna King
  • Colin Jagoe
  • Nancy Rowland
  • Robb Alexander
  • Kim Arscott
  • Kristen Fitzsimmons
  • Lorna Izzard
  • Natacha
  • Michele Faux
  • Mike Wilston
  • Tyler Bruce
  • Chris Waito

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  • Chantal Picard
  • eva thompson

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Time 9:00am11:50am EST

Date Wed 4th November 2015

Where

Peller Estates B, Scotiabank Convention Centre

Session Hash Tag

#BIT15_GIFs

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Official session page

bit.ly/BIT15_GIFs

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