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Create an awesome cinemagraph in Photoshop. Knowledge needed: Film/Photography experience, basic Photoshop Requires: HD video camera, Photoshop, FCP (optional) Project Time: 1 hour (not including filming) A cinemagraph is a stunning hybrid between photo and video.

Create an awesome cinemagraph in Photoshop

The beauty of them comes as the viewer is initially under the impression that they are looking at a piece of still photography, but then suddenly something catches their eye and they realise that it's moving! The technique was pioneered by New York photographer Jamie Beck and designer Kevin Burg, who originally used it to bring fashion shoots to life. In this tutorial I will take a recent example we created for the University of Stirling, and guide you through each step, from filming the subject, to importing the footage and using Photoshop to create the final results. You’ll learn how to use frames within Photoshop to process your footage, and how to tweak your sequence to find the perfect loop for export. 01. 02. 03.

Try filming several variations of your scene. 04. Create a Cinemagraph (or Cinegraph) Using Photoshop CS6. Cinemagraph Tutorial: how to make animated photos using Photoshop. In our easy-to-follow cinemagraph tutorial we show you how to use creative Photoshop effects to make animated photos for the web using Photoshop CS6′s latest video tools.

Cinemagraph Tutorial: how to make animated photos using Photoshop

With the latest SLRs and compact cameras offering the ability to shoot both still and video footage, photographers and artists can find themselves caught between the two formats. Most of us are used to printing out the final piece, or uploading it to a website. However, when it comes to video there’s a size issue, and apart from uploading it to YouTube or burning to a disc, there’s really not a great deal of options.

With the latest technology, however, we now have a perfect avenue for these clips, in the form known as a cinemagraph, which blends a still image with moving video to create a picture that is predominately still, with some animated aspects. The technique is simple. How To Make a Cool Cinemagraph Image in Photoshop. No doubt you’ll have heard of the term Cinemagraph since it exploded onto the Internets.

How To Make a Cool Cinemagraph Image in Photoshop

Aprenda como fazer Cinemagraphs com a ferramenta Cliplet da Microsoft. Lembra-se dos filmes do Harry Potter, mais precisamente nos jornais em que Sirius Black gritava em desespero enquanto todo o resto da página permanecia estático?

Aprenda como fazer Cinemagraphs com a ferramenta Cliplet da Microsoft

Cinemagraph: 28 Still Photos With Subtle Motion. So today we’re going to showcase animated GIF artwork but there are not the regular GIF we use on websites.

Cinemagraph: 28 Still Photos With Subtle Motion

These are beautiful twist from somehow nasty animated Gif artworks with the use of high quality photos from modern photography, and the pioneer, Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg called it – Cinemagraph. (Image source: From Me To You) Like what you’ve seen in most GIF animation, cinemagraph is a product of still photo with minor elements moving on. It’s nothing impressive on technique but what makes cinemagraph unique is it brings back certain part of the photo to life, thus making the entire photo more realistic, attractive and sometimes even thought-provoking, just like the magical newspaper from the movie Harry Potter. Dozens of photographers have found this technique interesting, so do we. Cinemagraph/Subtle GIF Tutorial. I never thought I would make an animated GIF but here I am.

Cinemagraph/Subtle GIF Tutorial

After first seeing their potential beauty here: I decided that I needed to make one. I am not sure how the original creator ( or others for that matter ) make their own but this tutorial will explain how I got the image above (approximately after about 2 hours of shooting and editing): Well having capable software is what really helps this be painless. I am sure there are alternatives but I used the following supplies and software for the following reasons:

50+ Epic Cinemagraph Animated Gifs. Photography is a great hobby and passion for many creatives.

50+ Epic Cinemagraph Animated Gifs

We enjoy seeing beautiful things far and wide whether it be a landscape, a bustling city street, or a beautiful building tucked away somewhere quiet. Sometimes though, still pictures can get a little bit boring. The animated gif is always fun, and has been around for quite some time, it was once shunned on the internet but its glory has been restored as the internet has fully re-embraced that trusty little image format.

Mixing Animated Gifs with still photography (or video elements), it seems, is a brilliant idea. Not only are the results fantastic, but the animation is often mind bending and captivating – leaving you breathless as you do nothing but stare – unable to turn away. Cinemagraph. A cinemagraph; the grass in the foreground is moving slightly.


Cinemagraphs are still photographs in which a minor and repeated movement occurs. Cinemagraphs, which are usually published in an animated GIF format, can give the illusion that the viewer is watching a video. They are commonly produced by taking a series of photographs or a video recording, and, using image editing software, compositing the photographs or the video frames into a seamless loop of sequential frames. This is done such that motion in part of the subject between exposures (for example, a person's dangling leg) is perceived as a repeating or continued motion, in contrast with the stillness of the rest of the image. The term "cinemagraph" was coined by U.S. photographers Kevin Burg and Jamie Beck, who used the technique to animate their fashion and news photographs beginning in early 2011.[1][2][3] References[edit] External links[edit], showing the work of Burg and Beck. Cinemagraph collection ( 53 images )