Animated GIFs refer to the .gif files which one uses to add interest to all kinds of communications, from logos online to e.g. these teasers attached to emails.
These reminded delegates of a upcoming conference arranged by RCCP, a division of the OneWorld Group in Cape Town.
Simple is best for these, since they travel best when they travel light. Some ‘go’ only once, others cycle endlessly.|
The whales linking to bookings appearing on both this site and that of Hermanus Esplanade go for only 3 rounds, otherwise it starts to get irritating…
Another great use for animated gifs is on websites, to add interest to the ‘hover’ state of icons or menu buttons.
However, my most complex animated gif so far is for the re-branding of Dave Britzius’s avatar, which went from a static pen shape to something a little more exciting, to mark his transition to building flight simulators: