Connecting 3D/360° Tour Buyers to Service Providers powered by
the Most In-Depth, Relevant and Up-to-Date Content for the 3D/360° Community
Join FREE! 50+ Benefits
Should I buy a Camera? Quiz How Much to Start 3D Tour Business? Calculate How Much Can I Make as a Pro? Calculate Win More Listings? Calculate
Option #1
Find a 3D Tour Photographer Map
We Get Around Network Find a Pro Service
Matterport Service Provider? Join We Get Around Network
Option #2
Book a Matterport Pro in 60 Seconds
We Get Around Network Instant Booking Service
Powered byKoaWare
Matterport Service Provider (USA)? Join KoaWare Free! Register Now
Last 30 Days: 47,053 Page Views | 12,270 Visitors | 82 New Members
WGAN Knowledge Base | Total Posts: 59,388  |  Total Topics: 9,128
5,085 WGAN Members in 128 Countries
We Get Around Network Forum
WGAN Training Academy (Learn more)
WGAN-TV Live at 5
Matterport Chief Marketing Officer Chris Bell
on How Matterport will Scale Exponentially
WGAN-TV: Coming Up
Live at 5
5 pm EDT (GMT -5)
12-16 August 2019
Add to My Calendar WGAN-TV Program Schedule | Need Help? | All Videos
AdviceStrategy

Quickest and Easiest Method .gif production?2294

Queen_City_3D private msg quote post Address this user
I really like the idea of embedding an animated .gif of a Matterport model into an email and then making that a clickable link to open the model itself so that its a dynamic email (next best thing to having model itself embedded in, which I recognize we cannot do right now).

Does anyone have an idea of what is the quickest/easiest method for creating a .gif file for someone without super-advanced tech skills?
Post 1 IP   flag post
Premium
Member
GlennTremain private msg quote post Address this user
@DanSmigrod has a special for animated gifs
Post 2 IP   flag post
Queen_City_3D private msg quote post Address this user
@GlennTremain I'm not thinking about a generic animated .gif, but rather a new one for each model (if there's a quick, easy way to produce them).
Post 3 IP   flag post
Premium
Member
GlennTremain private msg quote post Address this user
@Queen_City_3D my apologies I thought you could order what you wanted.
Post 4 IP   flag post
josephthomp private msg quote post Address this user
Try giphy.com. Its a solution that allows you to create a GIF file based off of a video clip which you'd have to create but may be a viable solution.
Post 5 IP   flag post
TrustedPhotoDC private msg quote post Address this user
Screenflow 5. Animated GIF export. http://www.telestream.net/screenflow/whats-new.htm
Post 6 IP   flag post
Standard
Member
RobinLycka private msg quote post Address this user
There´s a link in the third party service provider section, it´s called Gif Me Five - but the link is broken.

For total control, I´d recommend doing a short screencapture and import video as layers to photoshop.

You can also find several online gif makers like giphy or makeagif.com
Post 7 IP   flag post
Standard
Member
RobinLycka private msg quote post Address this user
I made this one yesterday - skip every 3 frames on import, pause 0,5 sec on each frame of interest, export 440 px wide;

https://twitter.com/YesWeScann/status/759699199495589888
Post 8 IP   flag post
franmts private msg quote post Address this user
I enjoy creating a simple tour on video (Camtasia) of 20 seconds, save it to MP4 and upload it to http://ezgif.com/video-to-gif, where there are several optimization options, play with them until you get optimal filesize/quality. For emails I recommend GIFs until 2Mb. It's a 15 minutes process once you get it right and just repeat.
Post 9 IP   flag post
60104 9 9
This topic is archived. Start new topic?
destitute